VSO Auditions - Valley Symphony Orchestra

VSO Auditions

Become a Member of the VSO

The Valley Symphony Orchestra is a part-time per service orchestra in McAllen, Texas that is proud to employ musicians from the Rio Grande Valley and beyond.

Auditions for:

Double Bass


By Appointment • STC Cooper Center for the Arts

Advance Registration and Audition Deposit Required

Deadline for Registration: Wednesday, May 11

View Audition Requirements and Register by Clicking Here

There will be an optional virtual first round for out-of-town candidates.

Audition times will be scheduled by appointment after registration is complete and the deposit is received.

Auditionees will play selected excerpts (see link in audition form) plus a solo of their choosing. The video submission should include the same if submitted.


Valley Symphony Orchestra Concert Season

November – May

4 Masterworks/Pops Concerts

1 Holiday Concert

1 set of Education Concerts



Monday – Tuesday; sectionals

Wednesday – Thursday; full orchestra

Friday – Performance

Saturday – possible run-out (TBD by the time contracts are offered)


Travel pay and lodging provided