• Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg
  • Full description
    Alto tutti (1) – Academy
  • Number of positions
    1
  • 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 12, 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

    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 15, 2021: 27
  • Required document(s)
    • Diploma
    • Scan of passport or ID card
    • Portrait photo