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Open Vacancies

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

Now open:

  • Concertmaster (shared 1st chair)
  • Principal Trumpet

Auditions to come:

  • Principal Flute (audition in Fall 2021, will be published later)
     

CONCERTMASTER (shared 1st chair)

Permanent vacancy, full time
 

Audition date

Friday 27th of August, 2021 starting at 13 PM. The audition will be held at Turku Concert Hall.


Audition repertoire

  • W. A. Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3 K.216, No. 4 K.218 or No. 5 K.219 1st and 2nd movements with cadenzas
  • A Romantic violin concerto of candidate's choice, 1st movement with cadenzas
  • Orchestra solos (available for download on the Musicalchairs' application page)
  • Orchestral excerpts (will be sent to applicants after the closing date)
  • Chamber music excerpt (will be sent to applicants after the closing date)

The audition may also include an interview (in Finnish or in English)
 

Closing date for applications

Mon 26th of July 2021 at midnight, 12 PM (GMT+2 Finnish time). Delayed applications will not be taken into consideration.


APPLICATIONS

For applying please fill the online application form available on Musicalchairs:

https://www.musicalchairs.info/jobs/34671

 

Invitations to attend the audition will be sent to selected candidates by email after the closing date.

If a member of the orchestra will be chosen to the vacancy of Concertmaster, his/her vacancy can be filled by this audition.

 

Enquiries: orchestra@turku.fi.

Turku Philharmonic Orchestra, Finland is a professional full-time orchestra of 74 musicians, established in 1790.

 

PRINCIPAL TRUMPET

Permanent vacancy, full time
 

Audition date

Monday 23rd of August, 2021 starting at 10 AM. The audition will be held at Turku Concert Hall.


Audition repertoire

  • J. Haydn: Trumpet concerto in E flat Major, complete concerto with the cadenza (to be played with Bb trumpet)
  • A. Honegger: Intrada
  • Orchestral excerpts (available for download on the Musicalchairs' application pagee)

The audition may also include an interview (in Finnish or in English)
 

Closing date for applications

Sun 8th of August 2021 at midnight, 12 PM (GMT+2 Finnish time). Delayed applications will not be taken into consideration.


APPLICATIONS

For applying please fill the online application form available on Musicalchairs:

https://www.musicalchairs.info/jobs/34739?ref=12

 

Invitations to attend the audition will be sent to selected candidates by email after the closing date.

If a member of the orchestra will be chosen to the vacancy of Principal Trumpet, his/her vacancy can be filled by this audition.

 

Enquiries: orchestra@turku.fi.

Turku Philharmonic Orchestra, Finland is a professional full-time orchestra of 74 musicians, established in 1790.