Philadelphia Sinfonia Association accepts musicians by audition. 

Our 2019-20 season has already begun, but auditions for needed instruments are ongoing until positions are filled.
Register for your audition below!
Contact us with any questions about audition requirements or about the orchestras.

Needed Instruments:
Oboe, Bassoon, French Horn, Trombone, Tuba, Percussion
All strings also welcome to audition.

There is no fee to audition. Click here to download an information packet about our program.

Phone: 215-351-0363

Auditions will be held at:

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
19 S. Tenth Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Applicants should be prepared to:

--Play two contrasting  movements of a concerto or sonata without an accompanist
--"Contrasting" refers to one technical movement and one slower or musical movement
 --Percussionists should prepare an appropriate solo work / etude on snare drum and timpani (and mallet keyboard if possible)
--Perform major scales up to 4 flats and 4 sharps 
--Sight-read music provided at the audition
--Percussion and Harps: please prepare an orchestral excerpt of your choice