Alto tutti (1) – Academy

  • Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Luxembourg Philharmonic
  • Full description
    Alto tutti (1) – Academy
  • Number of positions
  • Type
  • Job share
  • Duration / Start
    September 1, 2023 - July 31, 2025
  • Application deadline
  • Additional notes

    Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra Academy

    For its 2nd class, the Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra Academy will offer the best of orchestra academy experience to nine academists, an excellent orchestral education in Luxembourg over a 2 year period starting in September 2023

    The programme offers:

    • Performing in concerts, recordings and tours as a member of the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg during 20 weeks per season
    • Mentoring sessions with your personal mentor and other members of the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg
    • Tailor-made coaching sessions and workshops (Alexander technique, yoga, stress management etc.)
    • Participating in chamber music projects and private concerts
    • Audition training to prepare your further career
    •  Indemnity of 1523,40 €/month
    • Housing facilities in a very nice accommodation in the heart of Luxembourg City
    • Health insurance
    • Instrument insurance
    • Participation certificate
    • Free public transportation in Luxembourg

    You are eligible if you hold a bachelor's degree (or are in the last year of a bachelor's degree program), and if you do not have a fixed-term contract in another orchestral formation.


  • Event
    • Audition – June 19, 2023 • 10:00
      Philharmonie Luxembourg
      1, Place de l'Europe
      L-1499 Luxembourg (Luxembourg)
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  • Event notes

    Travel and accommodation costs are not reimbursed.

    Piano tuning: 442 Hz

  • Mandatory pieces

    1er Tour

    Un concerto au choix du candidat :    

    Concerto pour alto de Stamitz ( 1er mouvement )

     Concerto pour alto de Hoffmeister (1er mouvement )

    2ème Tour

    Un concerto au choix (1er mouvement) parmi la liste ci-dessous:

    Bartók                                    Concerto    

    Walton                                   Concerto    

    Hindemith ( Schwanendreher) Concerto


  • Orchestral excerpts

    1er Tour

    Richard Strauss Don Juan, Op 20  

    2ème Tour

    Berlioz: Roméo et Juliette

    Mendelssohn: Songe d'une nuit d'été – Scherzo

    Smetana: La fiancée vendue – Ouverture

    Mahler: Symphonie N° 10

    Janacek: Sinfonietta - 3me mvt

  • Personal letter

    Merci de détailler sommairement votre motivation à passer ce concours.

    Thank you to briefly detail your motivation to pass this audition .

  • Prerequisites
    • Maximum age on June 19, 2023: 27
  • Required document(s)
    • Diploma
    • Scan of passport or ID card
    • Portrait photo