Auditions & Jobs
We intend to hold a number of auditions in the 2021-2022 Season, including Principal Clarinet and Principal Horn. We encourage you to visit this page again for updates in the coming months. All positions are tenure-track and will begin at the winning candidate’s earliest availability.
Principal Clarinet – October 24, 2021
A deposit check of $30 is required to reserve an audition time. Deposit checks must be postmarked by Sept 23 and can be mailed to:
Re: CCO Auditions
706 Linden Street, Rochester, NY 14620
To request the excerpt list or for any audition inquiries, please contact personnel@CCOithaca.org.
The CCO is a per-service orchestra with five orchestra concerts, a chamber music series, special events, and school and family performances each season.
Please note we are unable to assist with visa applications. All musicians and staff must be eligible to work in the United States.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Applications are now being accepted for the position of Executive Director. Please download the job description for application details. Materials are due by August 9, 2021 and will be considered on a rolling basis with preliminary interviews possibly beginning in July.
INTERNSHIPS: If you are interested in being considered for internships (short or long-term), please contact our office, and submit a résumé with letter of interest. Internships are unpaid, and are considered on a rolling basis. For 2021, candidates not residing in Ithaca may be considered for certain short-term projects that can be done remotely.
VOLUNTEERS: We’re also always interested in speaking with potential candidates for our Board and in welcoming new volunteers. Please contact us if you’re interested in being considered.
We are also seeking a Coordinator for our Bed & Breakfast program. You do not need to be a current volunteer with the CCO, but some volunteer experience would be beneficial, along with strong organizational skills and an appreciation for the CCO’s mission. Please contact our office if you are interested in learning more.