Vacancies

Freelance 1st and 2nd tenors – Substitute

  • Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Stichting Omroep Muziek
  • Expertise(s)
    Soprano, Mezzo, Alto, Countertenor, Tenor, Baritone, Bass
  • Full description
    Freelance 1st and 2nd tenors – Substitute
  • Type
    Substitute
  • Duration / Start
    By arrangement
  • 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

    - select any aria by J.S.Bach, Mozart or Händel

    - select one romantic song language other than that of the first chosen aria

     and

    - G. Verdi: from the Requiem the choir part from nr. 7 “Libera Me” (Peters edition measure 176 up to and including measure 245)

    - J.S. Bach: from the St. Matthew Passion, choir I - the choir part from the opening chorus “Kommt ich Töchter, helft Mir klagen” (Bärenreiter edition measure 17 up to and including measure 26)

     Sight reading can be part of the audition.

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

    Please be so kind as to bring copies from your free choices for our accompanist.

  • 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)?

  • Question
    Answer on application

    With which foreign languages are you familiar?

  • Required document(s)
    • Work permit: Following European regulations, inhabitants of countries outside the European Community can also be invited when they are in the possession of an unrestricted Dutch work and residence permit.
    • Portrait photo
  • Video

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

    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.

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