ABOUT OSO

ADMINISTRATION

OSO ADMINISTRATION

Orchestra Personnel & Operations Manager
Tim Watson

Marketing Consultant
Brenda Mahoney

Communications Consultant
Gayle Lunn

Administrator
Tanya Burke

Front of House Coordinator
Colette Oman

Engagement & Education Coordinator
Tracy Ross

Development Assistant & Music Librarian
Nikki Attwell

Assistant Librarian
Sarah Anderson

Assistant Personnel Manager
Meaghan Williams

Stage Manager
Michael Baxter

OSYO Co-Conductor
Dennis Colpitts

Chorus Coordinator
Carol Colpitts

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

President
Judy Burns

Treasurer
Greg Adams

Secretary
Annette LaGrange

Directors at Large
Allyson Edwards
Allison Francis
Alexandra Paproski
Trish Picherack

Ex Officio
Rosemary Thomson
Karmen Doucette

CURRENT OPENINGS

Orchestra Auditions

SECTION 2nd VIOLIN

OKANAGAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Rosemary Thomson, Music Director, announces auditions for the following core orchestra vacancy

Section Second Violin, Chair 2 – effective January 2020

The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra is a per service orchestra with a core of 20 musicians.

National auditions will be held as follows:

Monday, October 21, 2019, 10:00 am

Location: Kelowna Community Theatre, 375 Water Street, Kelowna

National auditions are open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada only.

The three year Collective Agreement (2016 – 2019) has been extended for one more year and provides the following wages and conditions for the 2019-2020 season.

  • Services: minimum 56
  • Benefits: Group Benefit Plan + 14% CFM – Musicians’ Pension Fund of Canada contribution
  • Compensation - Section: $115.26 per service + $34.28 per service expense payment + 4% vacation pay

The Core musicians of the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra are Canadian members of the Canadian Federation of Musicians.

Application deadline: Friday, October 4, 2019. Interested applicants should email a one-page resume, including name, address, telephone number, education and relevant orchestral experience, citizenship status and the number of their affiliate local to:

Tim Watson
Orchestra Personnel Manager
Okanagan Symphony Orchestra
PO Box 20238, Kelowna, BC  V1Y 9H2
Email: trumpetwatson@shaw.ca

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