December 6th 2023 Auditions for the Tenor and Bass Singer

Giuseppe Verdi Messa da Requiem 20210929 foto © Alexander Trizuljak

Slovak Philharmonic CEO announces auditions for the Slovak Philharmonic Choir:

  • Tenor Singer
  • Bass Singer

Base salary € 1 060 (The above salary represents the minimum guaranteed amount applicable to the position, the actual salary will be adjusted depending on the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.)

at the Slovak Philharmonic Choir Rehearsal Room, Medená 3, 816 01 Bratislava.

Auditions will be held on December 6th(Wednesday) 2023, 2.00 PM,

Required musical education: University or Conservatory 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 extracts to be prepared for the Slovak Philharmonic Choir auditions, see below.

Please send your applications along with an artistic CV until November 11th, 2023 by electronic mail to: mariana.kuskova@filharmonia.sk
or via Post Service at the address:

Slovenská filharmónia
Password: “KONKURZ SFZ“
Medená 3
816 01 Bratislava
Slovakia

Information: Slovak Philharmonic Choir Manager, Phone. +421 2 20475232, Cell: +421 903 201 540,
e-mail: mariana.kuskova@filharmonia.sk

If manager not present, please ask for HR Department, Phone: +421 2 20475251, e-mail: alexandra.snadikova@filharmonia.sk


Audition conditions

First round:

– aria and song rendition according to contestant’s free choice

After round 1 candidates will be commisioned by points to 2. round, minimum is 26 points.

Second round:

a) A Prima Vista Singing from scores
For more information and scores see below

b) Musical, rhythm and intonation examination
– scores to be revealed during the session

The Slovak Philharmonic Choir will provide candidates an accompanist (piano tuning 442); candidates can also arrange an own piano accompaniment at their own expense.

Choral parts – Tenor:

W. A. Mozart Requiem – Christe eleison (Pages 1 – 2)
G. Verdi Requiem – Sanctus (Pages 3 – 5)
G. Verdi Requiem – Libera me (fugue) (Pages 5 – 6)
A. Dvořák Stabat Mater – Tui Nati (Pages 7 – 8)
A. Dvořák Stabat Mater – Virgo virginum (Pages 8 – 9)
L. van Beethoven Missa Solemnis – Gloria – In gloria Dei Patris (Pages 9 – 10)
L. van Beethoven Missa Solemnis – Credo – Et vitam venturi… (Pages 11 – 12)

Choral parts – Bass:

W. A. Mozart Requiem – Kyrie (Pages 1 – 2)
G. Verdi Requiem – Sanctus (Pages 3 – 5)
G. Verdi Requiem – Libera me (fugue) (Pages 5 – 6)
A. Dvořák Stabat Mater – Tui Nati (Page 7 – 8)
A. Dvořák Stabat Mater – Virgo virginum (Pages 8 – 9)
L. van Beethoven Missa Solemnis – Gloria – In gloria Dei Patris (Pages 9 – 10)
L. van Beethoven Missa Solemnis – Credo – Et vitam venturi… (Pages 11 – 12)

For Tenor singer click here to download scores.

For Bass singer click here to download scores.