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818 SE Sixth Avenue / Portland, OR 97214
(Between Belmont and Morrison)
Administration: 503.227.0977


For questions, contact Tracey Sartorio at tracey.sartorio@obt.org or 503.227.0977. For Company submissions, send materials to Rehearsal Director Lisa Kipp at auditions@obt.org.


OBT will hold auditions for the following orchestra positions on a future 2015 date to be determined.

  • Assistant Concertmaster
  • Tutti Violin I (1 expanded core)

Should a current OBT musician win the audition, the resulting vacancy may be offered to a runner-up.

To express interest in auditioning please send a one page resume to:
Oregon Ballet Theatre
Orchestra Personnel Manager
818 SE 6th Ave
Portland, OR 97214

Violinists, please specify the position(s) for which you wish to be considered.
No phone calls please. Resume receipt will be confirmed via email/phone. 

Please bookmark this webpage as information, including audition repertoire, will be updated as it becomes available.

OBT Orchestra is a per service orchestra and is used in at least two productions (including The Nutcracker) per season.

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