October 25th 2023 Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra Auditions – viola tutti player

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CEO of the Slovak Philharmonic announces auditions

for the position tutti player in the group of viola

Base salary € 1 290 (Due to Contestant’s Professional Experience)

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

on October 25th, 2023 (Wednesday) at 2 PM

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.
The orchestral extracts to be prepared for the Slovak Philharmonic auditions, see below.

Please send your applications along with an artistic CV until October 11th, 2023 at the address:

Slovenská filharmónia
Medená 3
816 01 Bratislava
or by electronic mail to: alexandra.snadikova@filharmonia.sk 

Mgr. art. Marián Turner
CEO of the Slovak Philharmonic

Audition conditions for the position

– tutti player in the group of violin of the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra

Mandatory piece:     Mov. I. including cadence selected from one of following concerto:

F. A. Hoffmeister

Viola Concerto in D major


K. Stamitz

Viola Concerto in D major

1. movement from:

B. Bartók – Viola Concerto
W. Walton – Viola Concerto
P. Hindemith – Schwannendreher for viola and orchestra

 Selected orchestra excerpts:

L. van Beethoven

 Symphony No. 5 in C minor – Mov. 2.

J. Brahms

Variations on a Theme by Haydn – variations No. 4., 7. and 8.

A. Bruckner

Symphony No. 4 in E flat major – Mov. 2.

P. I. Tchaikovsky

Symphony No. 6 in B minor – Mov. 1.

G. Mahler

Symphony No. 10 – Mov. 1.

F. Mendelssohn Bartholdy

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

W. A. Mozart

Le nozze di Figaro Overture

 W. A. Mozart

Symphony No. 40 in G minor  – Mov. 4.

 R. Strauss

Don Juan

Click on the link for your instrument to download an orchestral extracts copy package.
The Slovak Philharmonic will provide candidates with an accompanist. Candidates can also arrange an own piano accompaniment at their own expense.