Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra Auditions

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CEO of the Slovak Philharmonic announces auditions

for the position – tutti player in the group of viola

Base salary € 1200-1 440 (Due to Contestant’s Professional Experience)


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

on August 27th, 2021 (Friday) at 2:30 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 by August 13th, 2021 at the address:

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

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

prof. Marian Lapšanský
CEO of the Slovak Philharmonic


Audition conditions for the position
– tutti player in the group 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

or

K. Stamic

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(Orchester Probespiel – Schott)

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 – Scherzo

W. A. Mozart

Le nozze di Figaro Overture

W. A. Mozart

Symphony No. 40 in G minor – Mov. 4.

 R. Strauss

Don Juan

The Slovak Philharmonic will provide candidates with an accompanist (piano tuning 442); 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.