New audition day(s) will be announced later due to the corona situation.
The Leader and Co-Leader share equally leading the orchestra.
Co-Leader plays in orchestra max. 29 weeks per year.
You are welcome to apply also for Assistant principal with audition same time.
Candidates have to pay travel and hotel.
Audition only for invited candidates.
We adhere to the authorities' advice and orders regarding Corona and if necessary we will postpone the audition.
Mozart: any Violin concerto (free choice) 1. and 2. movement with cadenza and
1. movement with cadenza of a Violin Concerto by Beethoven,
Brahms, Sibelius or Tchaikovsky.
Shostakovich: 5. Symphony, from 2nd movement
Brahms: 1. Symphony
Dvorak: 8. Symphony
Ravel: Ma mere l`Oye , last movement
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, no. 4 scene
Prokofiev: Romeo & Juliet, Act 3 Aubade
Strauss: Don Juan
Mozart: Symphony 39, 4th movement
Shostakovich: 5. Symphony, from 9 to 12
Mahler: 5. Symphony 1st movement. from 4 to 6
Mahler: 9. Symphony opening last movement
Mahler: 10. Symphony from bar 154 to 172
Video(s) required for pre-selection purposes only (details below). Does not replace the live audition.
We require applicants to submit a video recording of the first movement of a Mozart concerto of choice (with or without piano).