AP violinsAudition to be a part of the Arapahoe Phil! We usually rehearse on Tuesday evenings from 7:30–10:00 p.m. at Denver First Church of the Nazarene, 3800 E. Hampden Avenue, Cherry Hills Village. We also have required Thursday evening (7:30–10:00 p.m.) dress rehearsals during concert weeks.

If you are interested in auditioning for the Arapahoe Philharmonic, email office@arapahoe-phil.org to schedule a time. Please include a musical resume. Auditions will be scheduled on Tuesday evenings before rehearsals.

Current Openings:

PRINCIPAL PLAYER POSITIONS (PAID) | View the Principal Musician Job Description

The Arapahoe Philharmonic and Music Director Devin Patrick Hughes are excited to announce the following openings:

Please send your resume, pre-screening videos link(s), and questions to office@arapahoe-phil.org


Video and audio should be recorded in higher quality when possible.
Files should be uploaded to Google Drive.
A select pool of applicants will advance to the final round, which is TBA in Denver.
Please see individual PDFs above for more info.


  • Section Violin (leadership position(s) may be available – inquire if interested) | Excerpts
  • Section Viola | Excerpts
  • Section Cello | Short solo work of your choice + excerpts
  • Section/Substitute Third Flute/Piccolo | Flute solo of choice + piccolo excerpts
  • Substitute Horn | Solo of choice + 3 contrasting orchestral excerpts
  • Section Percussion | Excerpts

Auditions for instruments not listed above will be heard for the sub list as opportunity allows. Check back for other opportunities throughout the year.