The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra currently has 100 permanent orchestra members and thirty administration and management staff. MSO also employs over 100 casual musicians every year. Vacancies for orchestral and administration positions are generally advertised in the Age or the Australian and will appear on the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra website.
The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra has a reputation for excellence, versatility and innovation and has been performing since 1906. With world- renowned conductors and soloists appearing in a variety of programs, from the classics to pop, the MSO plays for an audience of more than 250,000 people in 150 performances annually.