Professional position opening(s) for 2020-21: None at this time

Student position opening(s): None at this time

Audition date for open professional positions: TBA January 2021

Audition date for open student positions: TBA January 2021

Principal pay: $92-$130/service, depending on distance from Chico, CA
Section pay: $62-$100/service, depending on distance from Chico, CA
Student pay: $100/concert + awards available!

Contact: To schedule an audition or for more details, please contact Sesar Sanchez at

January 1, 2020 update: Note that all professional players will be hired as non-benefited employees of NSS's fiscal sponsor, Chico State Enterprises.

August 30, 2020 update: Due to current performance limitations, auditions will be postponed until further notice.