Section leader, 2nd violin

Application deadline March 15th 2018.

Audition April 14th 2018

Application deadline March 15th 2018

Vacancy commencing: August 1st 2018, or by agreement

Auditions take place in Oslo Concert Hall (Chamber Hall)


Audition requirements:

  • Mozart: Violin Concerto no 3 in G major, no 4 in D major or no 5 in A major, 1st and 2nd movement with cadenza
  • Beethoven, Brahms, Tchaikovsky or Sibelius: Violin Concerto, 1st movement with cadenza
  • Orchestral excerpts (will be available for download February 15th)
  • Chamber music: Schubert: «Der Tod und das Mädchen», 1st movement, 2nd violin part
  • Haydn: String Quartet «Sunrise» op 76 no 4, 1st movement 1st violin part

Orchestral excerpts for download here.

Qualified applicants will receive invitation to audition within 5 days of the closing date.

Application form here.

Candidates are asked to keep themselves informed as to the current rules and regulations concerning work permit in Norway.

Questions regarding the audition and position, by e-mail to roger.olstad(at)

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