Vacancies

2. Trombone (1) – Permanent

  • Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Brussels Philharmonic
  • Full description
    2. Trombone (1) – Permanent
  • Number of positions
    1
  • Type
    Permanent
  • Duration / Start
    By arrangement
  • Application deadline
    August 26, 2022
  • Additional notes

    Full-time soloist 2nd trombone position (85% performance).

    Please be advised:

    - Tuning: A = 442 Hz.

    - The jury may make a pre-selection before inviting candidates.

    - Brussels Philharmonic does not reimburse travel and accommodation expenses.

    - On the day of the audition, invited candidates need to be present by 9:30 AM at the very latest.

    - Invited candidates will receive an e-mail with more practical information a few days before the audition.

  • Event
    • Audition – September 26, 2022 • 10:00
      Brussels Philharmonic
      Eugene Flageyplein 18
      B-1050 Brussels (Belgium)
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  • Mandatory pieces

    First round:

    • Ferdinand David: Concertino, Op. 4 (1st movement without cadenza)

    Second round:

    • Henri Tomasi: Concerto (1st movement, from the beginning until rehearsal number 8)
  • Orchestral excerpts

    Orchestral excerpts (first and second round):

    • Richard Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30
    • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Sheherazade, Op. 35
    • Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28
    • Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68
    • W.A. Mozart: Requiem, KV 626
    • Camille Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78
    • Gioachino Rossini: Guillaume Tell: Overture
    • Igor Stravinsky: L’Oiseau de feu
    • Gioachino Rossini: La gazza ladra: Overture
    • Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5
    • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op. 36
    • Richard Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie, Op. 64
    • Richard Strauss: Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40  
  • Personal letter

    Please take a moment to tell us why you want to play second trombone with the Brussels Philharmonic.