Assistant Principal Violin I (1) – Permanent

  • Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
  • Full description
    Assistant Principal Violin I (1) – Permanent
  • Obligatory instrument
  • Number of positions
  • Type
  • Duration / Start
    By arrangement
  • Salary
    NOK 672.784 pr. year
  • Application deadline
    November 1, 2020
  • Additional notes

    New audition day(s) will be announced later due to the corona situation.

    1. Violin 3/4 seat, occasionally leading

    Assistant Principal plays in orchestra max. 39 weeks per year.

    You are welcome to apply also for Co-Leaderl with audition same time.

  • Event notes

    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.

  • Mandatory pieces

    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.

  • Orchestral excerpts


    Strauss: Morgen

    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

    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).