Solo Oboe (1) – Permanent

  • Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Esbjerg Ensemble
  • Full description
    Solo Oboe (1) – Permanent
  • Obligatory instrument
    Oboe / English Horn
  • Number of positions
  • Type
  • Job share
  • Duration / Start
    September 1, 2022
  • Salary
    Between DKK 410.943 and DKK 543.252. Further to the salary is a 14,25% pension contribution, an extensive public health care sys
  • Application deadline
  • Additional notes

    Known for its innovative and versatile programming Esbjerg Ensemble performs chamber music repertoire spanning from classical to contemporary music, with an uncompromising sense of quality. The Ensemble currently consists of ten passionate and expressive musicians from around the world, all selected for their unique qualities comprising of wind quintet, string quartet and percussion. The ensemble collaborates regularly with guest pianists as well as other artists which enables it to present unique constellations of chamber music.

    On Saturday, 18th June 2022 we will be holding an audition for the oboe position. The position is full-time, and the successful candidate will be required to start on 1st September 2022, or otherwise as mutually agreed. The first year of employment will be probationary.

  • Event
    • Audition – June 18, 2022 • 10:00
  • Mandatory pieces

    First Round:

    Mozart: Concerto C Major, KV 314-285D, 1st movement Allegro with cadenza

    Eugène Bozza: Fantaisie Pastorale op. 37 for oboe and piano


    Second Round:

    Carl Nielsen: Wind Quintet Op. 43, 1st movement Allegro ben moderato 3rd movement Preludium, Adagio and the first 16 bars of Tema con variation, Un poco andantino on English Horn

    Mozart: Oboe Quartet in F Major No. 30, KV370 1st movement Allegro and 2nd movement Adagio


    Third Round

    Arnold Bax: Oboe Quintet No. 1, 1st movement Tempo molto moderato

    André Jolivet: Sonatine for oboe and bassoon 1st movement Ouverture