• Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg
  • Full description
    Violon tutti (4) – Academy
  • Number of positions
    4
  • Type
    Academy
  • Job share
    50%
  • Duration / Start
    September 1, 2021 - August 31, 2023
  • Application deadline
    Closed
  • Additional notes

    Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra Academy

     The newly created Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra Academy will offer the best of orchestra academy experience to seven academists, an excellent orchestral education in Luxembourg over a 2 year period starting in September 2021. 

    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 1.330,- €/month
    • Housing facilities in a newly renovated house that accommodates all academists in the heart of Luxembourg City
    • Health insurance
    • Participation certificate
    • Free public transportation in Luxembourg

     

    You are eligible to apply if you are younger than 27 years old on the day of the audition and hold a Bachelor’s degree (or are in the final year of a BA programme).

     

    A first selection will be made based on the submitted application material (resume and cover letter) by members of the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg by May 2021.



  • Event
    • Audition – June 11, 2021 • 10:00
      Philharmonie Luxembourg
      1, Place de l'Europe
      L-1499 Luxembourg (Luxembourg)
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  • Event notes

    Please be advised:

    - Tuning: A = 442 Hz

    - OPL does not reimburse travel and accommodation expenses.

     

  • Mandatory pieces

    1er Tour.

    W.A.Mozart: un imposé sera choisi parmi ces trois concertos:                                      

                          KV 216 en sol majeur                                      

                          KV 218 en ré majeur                                       

                          KV 219 en la majeur                                       

                          (1er mouvement sans cadence)    

    2ème Tour.

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

    Brahms                Concerto    

    Tchaikovski          Concerto    

    Sibelius                Concerto

  • Orchestral excerpts


    1er Tour

    Strauss, R. : Don Juan

    • Début jusque 4 mesures avant lettre B

          

    2ème Tour

    Violon I : Tutti

    Debussy : La Mer

    • N° 2, Jeux de vagues : Chiffre 33 - 6 mesures après Chiffre 38

    Mahler : Symphonie N°1

    • Chiffre 16 jusque chiffre 19 

    Mozart : Symphonie N° 39 en Mi-Bémol, KV 543

    • Mvt IV, Allegro : mm 1-41

    Schumann : Symphonie N° 2 en Ut Majeur

    • Mvt II, Scherzo : mm 1-49 

    Stravinsky : Apollon Musagète

    • Coda : Chiffre 71 – Chiffre 86

    Violon II : Tutti 

    Brahms : Concerto N° 1 pour piano en Ré mineur

    • Mvt III, Rondo : mm 238-265

    Bruckner : Symphonie N° 9

    • Mvt III, Adagio : mm 57-64


  • 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 14, 2021: 27
  • Required document(s)
    • Diploma
    • Scan of passport or ID card
    • Portrait photo