Auditions


Announcing auditions for the 2018-2019 Season!



Updated 9/7



Audition Dates:

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Audition Location:

Performing Arts Center
Texas A&M University
Corpus Christi
6300 Ocean Drive Corpus Christi, TX  78412  

To Apply: 

Submit 1-page hard copy resume and $50 refundable deposit to:

Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra
Attn: Darcie Grim
Operations & Education  Manager
PO Box 495
Corpus Christi, TX  78403-0495

An electric copy of your resume also needs to be sent to our Orchestra Personnel Manager, Nina Mavrinac at nmavrinac@mindspring.com.

*Note:  Make checks payable to: CCSO. Checks are preferred, though Credit/Debit also accepted.

Upon receipt of all audition materials, applicants will receive audition schedule and other pertinent information.  All applicants must check in at registration prior to audition.  Applicants will draw for audition time slots at registration. 

The Corpus Christi Symphony offers mileage and per-service compensation for contracted CCSO Musicians.  Musicians residing more than 40 miles from Corpus Christi receive per diem compensation.  Musicians residing more than 100 miles from Corpus Christi also receive double-occupancy hotel accommodations.  Compensation and mileage not applicable to auditions.

About the CCSO:

Founded in 1945, the Corpus Christi Symphony Orchestra is the premiere classical orchestra along the Texas Gulf Coast.  As a professional contract orchestra, the CCSO provides classical and pops music experiences to the region’s culturally diverse audience.  The CCSO is under the musical direction of Maestro Hector Guzman. For more information, please call (361) 882-2717 or email:  DGrim@CCSymphony.org  

* Deposits refundable at audition check-in.  Deposits are non-refundable for applications withdrawn within 10 days of scheduled audition.  Deposits are non-refundable for applicants not present for scheduled audition.