Seattle Auditions & Announcements: May 2018

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Auditions & announcements – May 2018

  • Music of Remembrance seeks an Administrative Specialist responsible for ensuring the efficient and reliable functioning of MOR’s office operations.
  • Pacific Northwest Ballet seeks an Assistant Craft Teacher for the FRC Summer Dance Workshop.
  • Cascade Symphony is looking for a 2nd Clarinet and strong amateur violinists and violists for the 2018-2019 season (auditions on June 11), as well as Principal 2nd Violin and Principal Cello (auditions on July 23).
  • Seattle Symphony is hiring an Assistant to Vice President & General Manager (deadline for applications: May 4, 2018)
  • Opera on Tap is holding auditions for their Seattle/Tacoma roster. Auditions are May 29 & 30 (applications are due on May 21).
  • Breath of Aire, an all-volunteer choir, is looking for tenors.
  • Young Musicians & Artists summer camp in Salem, OR is accepting applications for youth musicians grades 4 through 12.

Notable deadlines

Media calendar deadlines

  • Seattle Magazine – submit events 3 months ahead for the print calendar
  • City Arts – to submit to Current or the print calendar, send event details to
  • Seattle Times – submit 14 days ahead for consideration in the curated classical listings (online & print)
  • The Stranger – submit any time to the online “Things to Do” calendar; for the quarterly Seattle Art & Performancesubmit at least 5 weeks before the start of the quarter in which the event will take place
  • Seattle Met – submit 2-4 weeks ahead of event for the online calendar
  • Live Music Project – submit 1 week prior to performance date; deadline for weekend email listings is Mondays @ 5pm

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