Vacancies

Tenor 1st and 2nd (2) – Permanent

  • Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Stichting Omroep Muziek
  • Expertise(s)
    Soprano, Mezzo, Alto, Countertenor, Tenor, Baritone, Bass
  • Full description
    Tenor 1st and 2nd (2) – Permanent
  • Number of positions
    2
  • Type
    Permanent
  • Duration / Start
    Not yet determined
  • Application deadline
    Closed
  • Additional notes

    The Stichting Omroep Muziek (SOM) facilitates the concert series and the ensembles of the Netherlands Public Broadcasting (NPO): the Netherlands Radio Choir (het Groot Omroepkoor), Chief Conductor Benjamin Goodson, and the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra (Radio Filharmonisch Orkest). The choir has a prominent part in the concert series of the NPO, such as the “NTR ZaterdagMatinee”, “AVROTROS Vrijdagconcert” and “Het Zondagochtend Concert”.

  • Mandatory pieces
    • G.F.Händel: Comfort ye – Every Valley (from Messiah) or J.S.Bach: Geduld


    • W.A.Mozart: Dies Bildnis (from Die Zauberflöte) or W.A.Mozart: Un auro amorosa (from Cosi)


    • Verdi: from Requiem: choir fugue no. 7 “Libera me, Domine”, measure 186 - 245


    • J.S. Bach: choir I from the 1st choir part “Kommt ihr Töchter, helft mir klagen”, measure 17-26


    • J.S. Bach: BWV 245 final chorale


    • A. Bruckner: Locus Iste

     

    We provide you with a digital copy from Verdi, Bach and Bruckner, see documents.

    Sight reading can be part of the audition as well as ensemble singing.


  • Optional pieces

    In addition to the required aria’s, you must prepare 3 pieces (1 or 2 aria’s and 1 or 2 songs) in different styles and languages. Please bring copies for our pianist.

  • Question
    Answer on application

    What is your motivation for applying to join the Groot Omroepkoor? What would be your expectations from working with the Groot Omroepkoor? Answer in no more than 300 words.

  • Question
    Answer on application

    With which foreign languages are you familiar?

  • Question
    Answer on application

    Have you performed as a professional vocalist? If yes, please add a list of performances (max. 5) and vocal parts you have sung

  • Question
    Answer on application

    How would you describe your type of voice (for example dramatic, lyric)?

  • Required document(s)
    • Portrait photo
  • Video

    Video(s) required for pre-selection purposes only (details below). Does not replace the live audition.

    Video or audio requested.

    The digital recording submitted must contain at least 2 works in contrasting style and use of voice.

  • Audio

    Audio files required for pre-selection purposes only (details below). Does not replace the live audition.

    Video or audio requested.

    The digital recording submitted must contain at least 2 works in contrasting style and use of voice.