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Open Vacancies

Vacancies for positions as a member of Turku Philharmonic Orchestra, Finland are advertised here.

 

4th FRENCH HORN

With obligation to play 2nd French Horn and Wagner tuba.

 

Audition repertoire

  • H. Neuling: Bagatelle
  • W. A. Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 3 in E flat Major K447, 1st movement with cadenza

Orchestral excerpts

  • L. van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 Op. 125
    • 4.cor, Adagio from the beginning to C
  • L. van Beethoven: Fidelio Overture Op. 72
    • 2.cor, from the beginning to measure 55
  • J. Brahms: Symphony No. 4 Op. 98
    • 4.cor, 1st and  2nd  movements
  • J. Haydn: Symphony No. 31 ”Hornsignal”
    • 2.cor, 2nd movement Adagio, Finale: variation
  • G. Mahler: Symphony No. 1 ,
    • 4.cor, 3rd movement rehearsals 13–15
  • G. Mahler: Symphony No. 9
    • 2.cor, 1st movement from the beginning, solo
    • 2.cor, 1st movement: 4 before rehearsal  6 to 5 after rehearsal 7
  • D. Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 Op. 47
    • 4.cor, 1st movement: rehearsals 17–20 and 36–39
  • R. Strauss: Ein Heldenleben Op. 40
    • 2.cor rehearsals 3–6
    • 4.cor rehearsals 10–13, 30–31 and 78–80
  • R. Strauss: Don Quixote Op. 35
    • 2.cor, variation 1: 5 after rehearsal 19 to rehearsal 20
    • 4.cor variation 1: 5 after rehearsal 19 to 1 after rehearsal 20
    • 4.cor variations 7 and 8
  • P. Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 Op. 74
    • 4.cor, Finale rehearsals G–L. Mute can be used
  • R. Wagner: Das Rheingold
    • 8.cor, from the beginning

Section play excerpts

  • L. van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 Op. 55 ”Eroica”
    • 2.cor, Trio from Scherzo
  • C. M. von Weber: Der Freischütz Overture
    • 2. ja 4.cor

Orchestral and section play excerpts will be sent to applicants after the closing date.

Audition date:

The audition will be held at Turku Concert Hall on Monday 6th of February 2017 starting at 12 o’clock noon.

APPLICATIONS

Please send your completed application form by e-mail to orchestra@turku.fi
The closing date for applications is Monday 16th of January at 3 PM (GMT +2 Finnish time). Delayed applications will not be taken into consideration. Invitations to attend the audition will be sent after the closing date.

Application form:

 

Enquiries: orchestra@turku.fi