Join Orchestra Victoria

Work opportunities

Orchestra Victoria is one of only two highly specialised Ballet and Opera orchestras in Australia and is the proud performance partner of The Australian Ballet, Opera Australia and Victorian Opera. 

Interested in working in one of Australia’s most innovative orchestras, in one of the world’s most liveable cities? Orchestra Victoria is a performance partner of Australia’s national ballet company, The Australian Ballet, and national opera company, Opera Australia and has a rich performance life beyond the pit, providing orchestral concerts, education programmes, and regional festivals across the beautiful state of Victoria.







Orchestra Victoria offers: 

  • Excellent salaries
  • Performances opportunities in the greatest of opera, ballet, symphonic and chamber music repertoire
  • A very exciting and friendly working environment
  • World-class health and well-being programs for musicians

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Current vacancies


Casual Auditions


Applications are now being accepted for casual auditions for the following instruments:


Trumpet (recorded auditions only)


To submit a recorded audition, please follow the recording guidelines attached below.

Please submit your recording no later than 5pm AEST on Friday 10 September.

To download the recording guidelines, click here: Casual Audition Recording Guidelines - Trumpet

To download the excerpt book, click here: Casual Trumpet Except Book