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Published On:

Jul 3, 2024

United States

309 W Morgan St., Durham, NC, 27701

Now Announcing:

Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle

Section Violin

Application Deadline:

August 9, 2024

Auditions Begin:

August 11, 2024



United States Dollar USD $


/ Service

About this opportunity:


The Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle (COT) is a per-service orchestra and does not guarantee any amount of services. The COT’s 2024-25 Season consists of seven (8) orchestral concerts and two (2) ballets. Season contracts are offered on a year to year basis, and auditions are held prior to every season for available contracted positions, and substitute positions for every instrument. Together with audition results, preference is given to those musicians who can commit to all rehearsals and performances throughout the season.


Rate of Compensation

The COT's rate of compensation is $135 per service, with each orchestral program consisting of a minimum of five (5) services. Travel is compensated for those musicians traveling more than 35 miles away at a rate of .$40 per mile. The maximum travel compensation is $150.



Auditions will be held at Durham Academy in Durham on Sunday, August 11, 2024. Audition requirements, materials, and excerpts can be downloaded at For further information please contact Executive Assistant, Katie Battle at



All applications must be filled out online. Applications are due no later than Friday, August 9, 2024. There is a $20 application fee, which will be refunded upon completion of the audition.

Section Violin

Solo Repertoire: 

Movement of Solo Bach 


Exposition of First Movement from Mozart Concerto’s No.3, 4, or 5 (applicants choice)

Orchestral Excerpts: 

Brahms | Symphony No.2 - Mvt.1 (mm.101-155)

Mendelssohn | Midsummer Night’s Dream - Scherzo (Beginning through seven (7) measures after Rehearsal D)

Mozart | Symphony No.39 - Mvt.2: (Beginning – m. 28)


Repertoire List
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