ANNOUNCEMENT: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our concert on 4/3 has been cancelled.


Open Positions & Substitutes

 The Northeast Orchestra currently seeks candidates for the following open positions:

  • Section violin
  • Section viola
  • Section cello
  • Section bass

We also have limited core openings in the wind, brass and percussion sections, as well as, openings on our substitute list to fill occasional needs for additional instruments and vacancies due to absence. 

Audition requirements for open regular positions and substitutes are a short solo excerpt and two orchestral excerpts in contrasting styles. In addition, Strings are to prepare a 3-octave scale, and one may be asked to sight-read. 

For additional details and contact information, download the NEO Audition Guidelines & Application (PDF).


The Northeast Orchestra rehearses from 7–9 p.m. on most Monday evenings during its concert season, with a dress rehearsal from 7–9:30 p.m. on the Thursday evening before each Friday concert performance. Download the NEO Attendance Policies and Rehearsal Schedule (PDF).