June 26th 2024 Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra Auditions – French Horn Player

lesný roh, foto A Trizuljak

CEO of the Slovak Philharmonic announces auditions for the position:

– player in the group of French Horns

Base salary € 1290 (Due to Contestants’ Professional Experience)

Auditions will be held at the Slovak Philharmonic Concert Hall, Medená 3, 816 01 Bratislava,

on June 26th 2024, 2.30PM

Required musical education: University degree in the relevant field.

Detailed conditions of the auditions are published on the website of the Slovak Philharmonic: www.filharmonia.sk, see below.
The orchestral extracts to be prepared for the Slovak Philharmonic auditions, see below.

Please send Your application along with Your brief CV and artistic profile via e-mail: alexandra.snadikova@filharmonia.sk or via post service by June 12th 2024 as follows at the address:

Slovenská filharmónia
Medená 3
816 01 Bratislava

Audition conditions
for the position Player in the group of French Horns
of the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra

Compulsory piece: 

W. A. Mozart
– Concerto No. 4 in E flat major, KV 495

R. Strauss
– Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 11

Selected excerpts of orchestral parts:

P. I. Tchaikovsky
– Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64

C. Franck
– Symphony in D minor

J. Brahms
– Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68
– Symphony No. 1 in D Major, Op. 73

R. Strauss
– Till Eulenspiegel, op. 28
– Ein Heldenleben, op. 40

A. Dvořák
– Symphony No. 9 in E minor “From New World“, Op. 95

G. Mahler
– Symphony No. 9
– Symphony No. 5

A. Bruckner
– Symphony No. 4

J. Haydn
– Symphony No. 31

L. van Beethoven
– Symphony no. 3

Sight-reading (á prima vista)

The Slovak Philharmonic will provide candidates with an accompanist. Candidates can also arrange an own piano accompaniment at their own expense.

Click on the link for your instrument to download a orchestral extracts copy package.