We rehearse on Tuesday evenings from 7:30–10 p.m. at South Suburban Christian Church in Littleton. We also have required Thursday evening (7:30–10 p.m.) dress rehearsals during concert weeks.

If you are interested in auditioning for the Arapahoe Philharmonic, call the office at 303-781-1892 or email office@arapahoe-phil.org to schedule a time.

All auditions are held at:
South Suburban Christian Church
7275 South Broadway
Littleton, CO 80122

Auditionees should be prepared to perform all materials/excerpts listed unless otherwise noted in the materials.

Current Openings:


Auditions for instruments not listed above will be heard as opportunity allows.

Auditions for Violinists:

New violinists should prepare 2–3 minutes of a solo work of your choice, plus 5 contrasting excerpts of your choice.

Any violinists interested in coaching sessions for the AP Sinfonietta (January 27 & 28 concerts) may choose any 5 of the excerpts below.

Violin Excerpts:

Mendelssohn: mm 1, 73-100

Schubert: mm 4, beginning to fp on line 7

Berlioz: mm 2, 22-23

R Strauss 1: solo on p. 1, third line

R Strauss 2: last page, first 3 lines

Brahms: all of variation 1 (no repeats)

Mozart: last mm, beginning to A

Beethoven: beginning of last mm (374-A)

Elgar 1: all of mm 2

Elgar 2: last mm 74-77

Anyone interested in scheduling and audition time should contact the AP office at 303-781-1892 or office@arapahoe-phil.org. Please send a musical resume. Thank you!