• Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da Música
  • Full description
    Tutti Violins I (1) – Permanent
  • Number of positions
  • Type
  • Job share
  • Duration / Start
    By arrangement
  • Application deadline
  • Additional notes

    The first contract agreement considers a period between one to three years after which could then be confirmed as a permanent contract.

    Applications will be subject to a pre-selection, based on the analysis of CV and other materials that we strongly recommend that candidates should supply at the application platform [especially excerpts of video recording of performance(s)], and the candidate will be informed of the result by 21 September 2020.

  • Event
    • Audition – October 13, 2020 • 10:00
      Casa da Música
      Avenida Boavista 604-610
      4149-071 Porto (Portugal)
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  • Optional pieces


    Romantic Concerto  - Brahms, Tchaikovsky, Sibelius or Beethoven.

    Primeiro andamento/ First movement  

  • Orchestral excerpts

    1ª Ronda / 1st round

    Strauss R. :                     Don Juan         

    1ª Página / 1st Page

    Schumann R. :             Sinfonia Nº2 /Symphony N2

    Scherzo - Do início até compasso Nº98 / Scherzo - From beginning to bar N98

    Bruckner A. :                Sinfonia nº 9 / Symphony N9

    Scherzo - Letra F até ao compasso 261 / Scherzo - From F to bar 261

    Adagio – Primeiros 7 compassos / First 7 bars

    Amaral P. :                    Deux portraits imaginaires

     Do início ao compasso 40 / From beginning to bar 40

    2ª Ronda / 2nd round

    Mozart W.A.                 Violin concerto No. 4 or No. 5

    1º Andamento mais a candência/ First movement plus cadenza

    Debussy C. :                  La Mer

    Do Nº33 até 4 compassos depois do Nº38/From N33 to 4 bars after N38

    Mendelssohn F. :        Sinfonia Nº4 /Symphony N4

    Do início até ao compasso 110 /From beginning to bar N110