Poste vacant - Performance

Paris, France
Posted: 13 May 2020
Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France

Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France

Concours de premier violon solo / First Concertmaster / 31 août et 1er septembre 2020

Vacancy: First Concertmaster
Application closing date: 16th August 2020
Category: A - Position Super soloist
Gross annual remuneration : 73 565,89 €
Starting date: to be agreed
To carry out its missions, The Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France has 3 First Concertmaster positions. The season’s productions are divided amongst the 3 First Concertmaster.


− Mozart: 1st movement with cadenza of one of these concertos: No. 3, 4 or 5 (Edition Bärenreiter)
- Strauss: Don Juan (excerpt)

− Choose one concerto in the list below (first and second movement with cadenza):
Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Sibelius, Tchaïkovski

− Bach: Choose one fugue in this list (Edition Bärenreiter):
- Sonata No. 1, in G minor, fugue
- Sonata No. 2, in A minor, fugue (until bar 166)
- Sonata No. 3, in C major, fugue (until bar 201)
− Ysaÿe : Sonata No.3 "ballade"
− Rimski-Korsakov : Shéhérazade, solos

- Beethoven: Symphony No.9 ; 3rd movement (excerpt)
- Brahms: Symphony No.1 ; 2nd movement (excerpt)
- Chostakovitch: Chamber symphony, in C minor, Op. 110a
- Mendelssohn: String octet, E-flat major, Op. 20; 1st movement
- Mozart: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), Opening
- Schönberg: Verklärte Nacht (Transfigured Night) (excerpt)
- Strauss: Ein Heldenleben (A Hero's Life) (excerpts)

The day of the audition, the jury will confirm the choice of the lines.
The pieces of music can be played or replayed in each test. The jury has the right to stop the candidate at any time, or ask him to play again.
Date limite: 16 Aug 2020
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