Vacancies

1. Concertmaster full time 23 weeks per year (1) – Permanent

  • Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da Música
  • Full description
    1. Concertmaster full time 23 weeks per year (1) – Permanent
  • Obligatory instrument
    Concertmaster
  • Number of positions
    1
  • Type
    Permanent
  • Job share
    full time 23 weeks per year
  • Duration / Start
    By arrangement
  • Application deadline
    Closed
  • 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 4 November 2019.

  • Event
    • Audition – November 26, 2019 • 10:00
      Casa da Música
      Avenida Boavista 604-610
      4149-071 Porto (Portugal)
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  • Mandatory pieces

    1st Round:

    - Schumann: Symphony No. 2

    - Richard Strauss: Don Juan

    - Pedro Amaral: Deux portraits imaginaires

    2nd Round

    - Beethoven – Missa Solemnis - Benedictus

    - Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, Opus 35

    - Richard Strauss: Ein Heldenleben, Opus 40

    - Tchaikovsky – Suite from Swan Lake

    3rd Round

    - Rimsky-Korsakov: Capricio Espagnol

    - Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique

  • Optional pieces

    1st Round:

    - Mozart – Violin Concerto 4 or 5

    3rd Round:

    - First mov. of one of the following concertos:

    Brahms or Beethoven or Tchaikovsky or Sibelius or Prokofiev 1 or Bartók 2