Aarhus Symphony Orchestra, Denmark
Chief Conductor: Marc Soustrot
Honorary Conductor: Leif Segerstam
Artistic Director: Jesper Nordin
Viola – 3rd solo player
The audition takes place: Friday, December 10th 2021
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. They are also available for download here:
👉 Download orchestral excerpts
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 21, 2021 (applications are now closed)