Aarhus Symphony Orchestra, Denmark
Chief Conductor: Marc Soustrot
Principal Guest Conductor: Leif Segerstam
Artistic Director: Jesper Nordin
Viola – 3rd solo player
The audition takes place: Monday, November 23rd 2020
Required material for audition:
- 1st round: Carl Stamitz: Viola Concerto in D major, 1st movement with cadenza OR
F.A. Hoffmeister: Viola Concerto in D major, 1st movement with cadenza
- 2nd round: Bela Bartok: Viola Concerto, 1st movement OR
William Walton: Viola Concerto, 1st movement OR
Paul Hindemith: Viola Concerto ”Der Schwanendreher”, 1st movement
+ orchestral excerpts (possibly)
- 3rd round: Orchestral excerpts
All music to be played in orchestral tuning A = 442 hz
Orchestral excerpts will be sent electronically to the applicants after the closing date for applications and will be available on this page from November 1st.
The audition will take place at the Symphonic Hall at Musikhuset Aarhus (Concert Hall Aarhus), Skovgaardsgade 2C, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark. The Aarhus Symphony Orchestra will provide a pianist on the day of the audition but travelling expenses and expenses for accommodation must be met by the applicant.
SALARY: Salary pursuant to the current agreements between the musicians’ union and the Danish regional symphony orchestras.
NB: Candidates are asked to keep themselves informed as to the current rules and regulations concerning work permit in Denmark.
COVID-19: It falls on the applicant to follow the rules and guidelines for corona virus at all times.
Closing date for applications: November 1st 2020