Musician Tenure and Experience

When musicians join the orchestra they play for keeps. Why do orchestras such as the Oregon Symphony use a tenure system to retain musicians? It ensures that there is always a group of experienced players who are used to working together. The data below are from the 2004-05 season.

Home | What's New? | The Works | Onstage | Backstage | In the Community | Contact Us | News
Orchestra Map | Hear Here | CDs | Biographies | Q & A | Teacher Listing | Point & Counterpoint | Links | News Media

© 2019 Oregon Symphony Players Association.  All rights reserved.