Auditions

Since its inception, the New England Philharmonic has maintained its unique mission to perform the orchestral works of today’s composers along with the standard and lesser-known compositions by the masters of the last 250 years. This all-volunteer orchestra is composed of professional, amateur, and student musicians from the Boston area and beyond who donate their time and talent to make this mission a success.


Want to Perform with the NEP?

The New England Philharmonic announces the following openings for new members:

  • Violin
  • Double Bass
  • Bassoon

There are also openings for substitute players in all sections of the orchestra.

Mid-season auditions can be made by appointment. Audition requirements are a lyrical selection, a selection in fast tempo, optional orchestral excerpts, and some sight-reading. 


To schedule an audition, please apply here
or send your resume to auditions@nephilharmonic.org.


Committed to playing the best music of the past and the present, the New England Philharmonic, lead by Richard Pittman, has maintained its unique mission to perform the orchestral works of today’s composers along with standard and lesser-known compositions by the masters of the last 250 years. This all-volunteer orchestra is composed of professional, amateur, and student musicians from the Boston area and beyond who donate their time and talent to make this mission a success. The NEP rehearses regularly on Sunday evenings and will give concerts on the following dates: 10/27/18, 12/2/18, 3/2/19, and 4/27/19.

The NEP’s 2018-2019 concert season includes the music of Hector Berlioz, Anton Bruckner, Aaron Copland, John Harbison, Bernard Hoffer, Leoš Jánaček, Francis Poulenc, Sergei Rachmaninoff, David Rakowski, Lachlan Skipworth, Angela Elizabeth Slater, Igor Stravinsky, Andy Vores, Melinda Wagner, and Yehudi Wyner.

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