Tutti Second Violin (2x 80%) (2) – Permanent

  • Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Noord Nederlands Orkest
  • Full description
    Tutti Second Violin (2x 80%) (2) – Permanent
  • Number of positions
  • Type
  • Job share
    2x 80%
  • Duration / Start
    By arrangement
  • Salary
    Scale 1 as in the Dutch Orchestras' Collective Labour Agreement, which can be found at
  • Application deadline
  • Additional notes

    Selection Procedure:

    -              There are two parts to the selection procedure. Firstly an audition is held to assess if the candidate has the required artistic qualities to be considered for the position. Secondly, an interview takes place in which the candidates affinity with the orchestra, his/her social skills and qualities will be discussed and assessed.

    -          Applications should be sent in writing (by email) indicating motivation for applying along with a Curriculum Vitae.

    -              The auditions are only open to EU citizens and citizens from Iceland, Switzerland, Norway and Liechtenstein, or other musicians already holding a non-temporary residence permit for the Netherlands with full work authorization. Selection for the audition will be made based on the written applications.

    -          The application, along with proof of nationality and copies of work and residence permits where required, must be received by August 25, 2021.


    Corona measures:

    Based on the current corona measures, the audition can take place. The NNO follows the guidelines of the government: and states with the invitation for the audition what the current corona measures are that the candidates must adhere to.

  • Event
    • Audition – October 13, 2021 • 13:00
      SPOT / De Oosterpoort
      Trompsingel 27
      9724 DA Groningen (Netherlands)
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  • Mandatory pieces

    Compulsory works:


    1.            W.A. Mozart: violin concerto of your choice: no. 3 (KV 216), no. 4 (KV 218) or no. 5 (KV 219), 1st movement with cadenza.


    2.            First movement from one of the following violin concertos: Beethoven, Brahms, Tchaikovsky or Sibelius.

  • Orchestral excerpts

    1.            Orchestral works:


    -       Mozart                 Symphony No. 39 (Violin 2)

    -       Mozart                 Die Zauberflöte Overtüre (Violin 1)

    -       Mendelssohn        Midsummer Night’s Dream (Violin 2)

    -       Brahms                Piano Concerto No. 1 (Violin 2)

    -       Schumann            Symphony No. 2 (Violin 1)

    -       Bruckner              Symphony No. 9 (Violin 2)

    -       Straus                  Don Juan (Violin 1)

    -       Bartok                  Concerto for orchestra (Violin 2)

    -       Beethoven            Symphony No. 9 (Violin 1)

    -       Mozart                 String Quartet No. 17 (only the 1st movement) in Bb Major,

    K. 458 (Violin 2)

    -       Mendelssohn        String Quartet opus 44 No. 1 part 3 (Violin 2)