Principal Bassoon 100% – Guest player

  • Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi
  • Full description
    Principal Bassoon 100% – Guest player
  • Obligatory instrument
  • Type
    Guest player
  • Duration / Start
    By arrangement
  • Application deadline
  • Additional notes
    All the candidates should be at least 18 years old on audition day.

    All the candidates must present a printed copy of their cv and a valid ID on the day of the audition to be admitted.
    All the non - EU citizens must also hold a valid work permit, that should also be presented together with the ID.

    After the final round, a list of the eligible candidates will be published. The results will be considered valid until 31/08/2020.
    During this time, the Orchestra reserves the right to offer a short-term contract and/or permanent contract (in conformity with CCL and internal regulation of the organization) to any of the eligible candidates, according to the openings.

    For the complete information on the audition process and regulations, please see the document attached.

    For any further info please contact
    This email is intended for informational purposes only, and the candidacies received by email will not be taken into consideration.
  • 2 Events
    • Eliminatories – 01.09.2019 - 08.09.2019
    • Final Round – 22.09.2019 - 26.09.2019
  • Mandatory pieces
    - W. A. Mozart - Bassoon Concerto K191, 1st and 2nd movements (without cadenze)
    - Camille Saint-Saëns - Sonata for bassoon and piano op. 168
    - Sight reading
  • Orchestral excerpts
    W. A. Mozart - Le nozze di Figaro: Ouverture
    L. van Beethoven - Sinfonia n. 4
    J. Brahms - Variations on a theme by Haydn
    N. Rimskij-Korsakov - Shéhérazade
    P.I. Čajkovskij - Sinfonia n. 4
    P.I. Čajkovskij - Sinfonia n. 6
    M. Ravel - Bolero
    M. Ravel - Concerto in sol for piano e orchestra
    M. Ravel - Alborada del Gracioso
    I. Stravinskij - The firebird: Berceuse
    I. Stravinskij - The rite of spring
    D. Šostakovič - Sinfonia n. 9

    The candidates can download all the excerpts from the orchestra website under the audition section.
  • Required document(s)
    • Diploma
    • Work permit
    • Scan of passport or ID card
    • Identification number of passport or ID card.