Assistant Principal Cello


Tenure track position.  Employment begins with the 2020 Season.

If the Assistant Principal Cello position is filled by a current member of The Santa Fe Opera Orchestra, the resulting section vacancy may be filled at this audition.


Location:  Stieren Orchestra Hall at The Santa Fe Opera, Santa Fe, New Mexico                                             

Date: Wednesday, August 21, 2019 – All rounds

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  1. Resume: One-page only
  2. Refundable Deposit:  $100 payable to: The Santa Fe Opera
  3. Resume & Deposit Due Date:  Received no later than Friday, July 5, 2019
  4. Postal Address (for resume and check): Cello Audition c/o The Santa Fe Opera, PO Box 2408, Santa Fe, NM  87504-2408
  5. The winning candidate must show proof of eligibility to work in the United States

Please note:  Do not email your resume as it will be considered as an incomplete application.


2020 Season: June 22 through August 29, 2020                      

Assistant Principal Overscale Minimum Weekly Salary:  $1,662.40                        
Housing allowance: $5,920                                                                                          
Travel Allowance (based on zone): from $225 - $1,250

For questions, please email No phone calls, please.  The audition committee reserves the right to dismiss any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards.   

Only a limited number of highly qualified applicants will be invited to audition.