Performance Job

Vaasa, Finland
Posted: 16 Jun 2021
Vaasa City Orchestra

Vaasa City Orchestra

Sub-principal double bass

Vaasa City Orchestra, established in 1930, has 31 musicians. Tomas Djupsjöbacka has been the chief conductor of the orchestra since January 2021.

Vaasa City Orchestra is holding an audition to cover: Sub-principal position for double bass for a permanent position starting on 13.9.2021.

Application period: 1.6.2021-20.8.2021

Applications and CV to the address:, before Fri 20.8. at 16.00 (GMT +3).

Date of Audition and Venue: Fri 10.9.2021 starting at 12 in Vaasa City Hall, Senaatinkatu 1, 65100 Vaasa. After the application due date, selected candidates will receive an email invitation to the audition.
A pianist is available at the audition; however, the applicant may use a personal pianist at his or her own expense.

Salary: according to Local Government Employers KT

Trial time: 6 months

More information: General Manager Mia Huhta, tel. +358 40 5248877, (office hours)

Audition excerpts can be downloaded from from Friday 30.7. until the end of the application period.

Audition materials:

D. von Dittersdorf : Concerto D Major, 1st and 2nd movements with cadenzas (H. K. Gruber)

1st movement from a romantic concerto of own choice

Orchestral and chamber music excerpts, to be published later.

To be performed in orchestral tuning. The concerto of own choice is asked to be mentioned in the application.
Closing date: 20 Aug 2021
Start date: September 2021
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