1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
     
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

Portland Opera P. Bass audition

Discussion in 'Orchestral Auditions [DB]' started by germanbow, Sep 15, 2013.


  1. germanbow

    germanbow

    Sep 15, 2013
    Anyone know ballpark how much this position pays?
     
  2. egbert

    egbert

    Dec 14, 2006
    Portland, OR
    not enough to live on
     
  3. germanbow

    germanbow

    Sep 15, 2013
    Figured as much... But maybe it's a decent gig to supplement other work? Is it a small salary job or per service?
     
  4. icactus

    icactus

    Aug 27, 2011
    Portland Opera pays about $150-170 a service so for principal maybe a bit more. With 27 services per year that works out to about $4000-4500.
     
  5. germanbow

    germanbow

    Sep 15, 2013
    Thanks, much appreciated!