About the Santa Barbara Symphony

Careers & Auditions





One of most beautiful cities in California, Santa Barbara has the arts and culture of a big city with the hospitality and charm of a small, coastal town. Beyond the city’s picture-perfect scenery, Santa Barbara is a haven for classical music lovers, hosting several performing arts venues, a symphony orchestra, and many non-profit classical musical groups. The art galleries, world-class museums, and historic theaters create a thriving arts scene in downtown Santa Barbara, ranked as one of the Top 100 Best Places to Live. 


To apply to this position, please submit your cover letter and resume to Kevin A. Marvin, President and CEO at jobs@thesymphony.org. Please specify you’re applying to General Manager position at the Santa Barbara Symphony.




Auditions for the 19-20 season are complete.  Please check back in the late Spring for future audition dates.

Questions? Please contact ryansbso@gmail.com

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It is the policy of the Santa Barbara Symphony Association to provide all persons with equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, disability, age or Veteran status.