The auditions will be held on March 7, 2023, at 2 pm in the Red Hall of the National Forum of Music, pl. Wolności 1, Wrocław, Poland
Details of the auditions schedule will be communicated to the candidates after the list of applicants has been closed.
• a job in a professional ensemble led by word-renowned artist Joseph Swensen
• opportunities to work with prominent conductors and soloists
• participation in numerous valuable projects, festivals, premieres
• professional development through performance of diversified programmes (from Baroque to contemporary)
• comfortable working conditions in the modern venue of the National Frum of Music in Wrocław, Poland
Required documents: cover letter, CV, other additional documents confirming education, qualifications or skills as well as audio-video recording of the piece of your choice. Depending on the number of applicants, the NFM reserves the right to invite to the audition only selected candidates who have met the requirements specified in the job advertisement.
Applications (letter of intent, CV and audio-video recording) should be sent by February 21, 2023, by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please include the following email title: Auditions, NFM Leopoldinum Orchestra, 2nd leader of the second violin section.
W.A. Mozart Violin Concerto No 3 in G major KV 216 (1st movement with cadenza and 2nd movement)
W.A. Mozart Violin Concerto No 4 in D major KV 218 (1st movement with cadenza and 2nd movement)
W.A. Mozart Violin Concerto No 5 in A major KV 219 (1st movement with cadenza and 2nd movement)
J.S. Bach: Sonatas or Partitas for solo violin – two contrasting movements or Chaconne
from Partita No. 2 in D minor for solo violin BWV 1004
Violin concerto from the Romantic era or the 20th century, 1st movement (from L. van Beethoven to D. Shostakovich)
(selected fragments are marked in sheet music available online in pdf file)
P. Tchaikovsky Serenade in C major, op. 48 (excerpt)
G. Bacewicz Concerto for String Orchestra, 1st and 3rd movements (excerpts)
G. Rossini Sonata a Quatro no. 3 in C major, 3rd movement (excerpt)
A. Schönberg Verklärte Nacht op. 4 (excerpt)
Important: candidates may be asked to play orchestral parts in each stage.