Shen Yun Performing Arts: Employment

Employment Opportunities

Overview

NOW HIRING: SHEN YUN TO FORM NEW ORCHESTRA

Shen Yun is in particular hiring a PRINCIPAL HORN. Compensation for this position to be on the upper end of company's salary range.
BRASS: horn, trumpet, trombone, bass trombone
WOODWINDS: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon
STRINGS: viola, cello, double bass (will consider top violin candidates)
ADDITIONAL INSTRUMENTS: harp

CHINESE INSTRUMENTS: erhu, pipa

Qualifications: Applications are welcome from experienced orchestral musicians who hold master's degrees and above, as well as from winners of major international competitions.

Application Timing: Applications are currently being accepted until all positions are filled. The application review, auditions, and final results process will take place during July and August, 2017.

Required materials: resume/CV, references, performance videos

Summary

Shen Yun Performing Arts, the world's premier classical Chinese dance and music company, will soon establish a new orchestra. Shen Yun is now accepting applications from qualified musicians worldwide until all openings are filled.

All positions are full-time; we currently do not have any part-time openings. Annual salaries for highly talented musicians may start at $42,000. We also provide all meals free of charge at our facilities in New York State, and complete coverage of travel and accommodations during touring periods (a total of roughly six months).

Shen Yun’s mission is to revive 5,000 years of civilization through performing arts. As the world’s premier classical Chinese dance and music company, we produce an all-new program every year.

Our dance and music production performs at top theaters worldwide, including New York’s Lincoln Center, Washington’s Kennedy Center, Sydney’s Capitol Theatre, and the London Coliseum. Additionally, our Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra performs original compositions and classical masterpieces at Carnegie Hall and other celebrated venues.

Candidates should review all details on all following pages: Qualifications, Available Positions, and How to Apply. Questions may be sent to auditions@shenyunperformingarts.org