Prince George's Philharmonic

2017-2018 Season


Orchestra Auditions

Prince George’s Philharmonic announces auditions for the 2017-2018 season.

Auditions will be held for the following:

Second Trumpet, Third Trumpet, Second Trombone, Bass Trombone and Tuba

All String Sections

Substitutes in the woodwind, brass, and percussion sections

Auditions are scheduled to take place on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, from 7:00pm until 10:00pm at Northwestern High School, 7000 Adelphi Road, Hyattsville, MD.

All open positions are non-compensated, volunteer positions.

For all auditions, please prepare two solo works of contrasting styles (or two contrasting movements of the same solo work). Woodwind and brass players should also prepare several standard orchestral excerpts of their choice (no more than five). In addition, candidates on all instruments will be asked to play an excerpt from the standard repertoire which they will receive upon arrival at the audition venue.

Click here to request an audition.

Brenton Benfield, Personnel Manager
phone: 301-446-3245

Prince George's Philharmonic performs five or six concerts each season, at various venues in Prince George's County Maryland. We rehearse September through November and January through May on Wednesday evenings from 7:30pm until 10:00pm, mainly at Northwestern High School.