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Open Vacancies

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

Now open:



for the period of orchestra’s spring season 2019


The audition is held at Turku Concert Hall on 4th of November 2018 starting at 12:00

The closing date for the applications is Monday 15th of October.2018 at 13:00. Please send your application by email to
Include the following information in the application: Brief CV and full contact details.

Audition repertoire

  • W. A. Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A KV 622, 1st and 2nd mvt
  • Orchestral excerpts
    1. L. van Beethoven: Symphony no. 6, 1st mvt bars 418-492, 2nd mvt bars 68-77, 3rd mvt bars 122-133. 
    2. Z. Kodály: Dances of Galánta, bars 31-65. 
    3. F. Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night’s Dream, Scherzo (whole movement). 
    4. O. Respighi: Pini di Roma, Pini del Gianicolo clarinet solo. 
    5. D. Shostakovich: Symphony No. 9, 2nd mvt bars 1-62, 3rd mvt  bars 1-47. 
    6. J. Sibelius: Symphony No. 1, 1st mvt bars 1-32, 3rd mvt from F to H. 
    7. I. Stravinsky: Firebird, Variation de l’oiseau de feu. 
  • Chamber Music Excerpt: C. Nielsen Wind Quintet Op. 43, 1st mvt

Please upload the orchestral excerpts from here: