Violin II tutti 95% (1) – Permanent

  • Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Belgian National Orchestra
  • Full description
    Violin II tutti 95% (1) – Permanent
  • Number of positions
  • Type
  • Duration / Start
    By arrangement
  • Application deadline
  • Additional notes

    The laureate who takes up the position is offered a fixed-term contract of maximum 12 months. After this time and in case of positive evaluation a renewal of the contract (limited or unlimited) can be proposed.

    The instrument played during the auditions should be the same as the one played with the orchestra. 

    Sufficient knowledge (both active and passive) of English is required in order to be able to function properly in the position applied for. Knowledge or willingness to acquire basic understanding of French or Dutch.

  • Event
    • Audition – February 17, 2020 • 09:30
      National Orchestra Belgium
      Galerie Ravenstein 51
      1000 Brussels (Belgium)
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  • Event notes

    The Belgian National Orchestra does not reimburse any expenses - neither travel costs nor hotel expenses.

    Address: Galerie Ravenstein 51, 1000 Brussels (150m from "Brussels Central Station", entrance halfway up the left stairs at the end of the gallery)

  • Mandatory pieces

    1st Round

    Mozart concerto (see below)

    2nd Round

    Orchestral excerpts (see below)

    3rd Round

    Romantic concerto (see below)

    Pitch 442

  • Optional pieces

    1st Round

    Mozart, Concerto 3 or 4 or 5, 1st mvt with cadenza (choose one concerto)

    3rd Round

    Romantic Concerto, 1st mvt, choose from

    Brahms, Tchaikovsky, Sibelius, Mendelssohn Em, Beethoven

  • Orchestral excerpts

    2nd Round

    Beethoven, Sym. 3, Scherzo, 1st page

    Mozart, Sym. 39, Finale, beginning

    Brahms, 1st Piano Concerto, Finale, Fugato

    Mahler, Sym. 9, 1st mvt

    Bartok, Concerto for orchestra, Finale, Fugato

    Brahms, Sym. 1, Finale, 22-28

    Strauss, Heldenleben, 1 before 7-10

    Beethoven, Sym. 6, 2 mvt, bar 21-28

    Mendelssohn, Sommernachtstraum, Scherzo, beginning - bar 99

  • Discography