Co-principal Viola

Audition: April 27th and 28th 2019

Application deadline: March 15th 2019

Vacancy commencing: by agreement

Audition requirements:

  • Stamitz or Hoffmeister Viola Concerto, 1st and 2nd movements with cadenza
  • Viola Concerto (1st movement) by Bartók or  Walton or Hindemith ("Der Schwanendreher")
  • Chamber music: Dvorak: String Quartet #12, American. 1st Mvt. (candidates has to provide their own part)
  • Orchestral Excerpts available for download here.

Auditions take place in Oslo Concert Hall (Chamber Hall)

Qualified applicants will receive invitation to audition after the closing date. We are expecting many applicants and due to this, candidates failing to document sufficient professional symphony orchestra experience may be asked to qualify. 

The qualification round will be held on April 27th.
The main audition will be held on April 28th.

Application deadline is passed.

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