The Monroe Symphony Orchestra will be auditioning for the following positions:

Principal Bassoon

Principal Viola


Section Bassoon

Section – All Strings


Substitutes – All Sections


Saturday, August 17th, 2019

in the Biedenharn Recital Hall at the University of Louisiana Monroe



Positions filled will begin in October for the 2019-2020 season.

To apply, follow these steps:

  1. Complete the audition application here.

  2. Send a resume and a $50 application fee by July 31st, 2019, to the address below.

Monroe Symphony Orchestra

P.O. Box 4353

Monroe, LA 71211


See Audition Repertoire.


Upon receipt of your resume and application fee, you will be contacted with an audition time.

If you are unable to keep your audition time due to illness or an unavoidable event, please contact the MSO office as soon as possible at:, or by calling 318-812-6761.

Questions?  Email our Executive Director, Dr. Craig West at:


Programs of the Monroe Symphony Orchestra are supported, in part, by grants from the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation, and Tourism, in coorporation with the Louisiana State Arts Council, as administered by the Northeast Louisiana Arts Council.