Performance Job

Örebro, Sweden
Posted: 26 May 2023
Swedish Chamber Orchestra

Swedish Chamber Orchestra

Trumpet principal, with obligation to play natural and German system

The Swedish Chamber Orchestra, chief conductor Martin Fröst, is a full-time ensemble of 39 players based in the city of Örebro (two hours west of Stockholm by car or by train). The orchestra has its home in the Örebro Concert Hall, where each member of the orchestra has a private practice room. The orchestra gives some 90 concerts a year including national and international touring (Lincoln Center, BBC Proms, Salzburger Festspiele, Europe and Japan etc). The orchestra records for BIS, Sony Classics, Naxos, Hyperion, SIMAX, Chandos, SONY etc.

We are looking for Trumpet principal, with obligation to play natural and German system.

The audition will take place in Örebro Concert Hall, Sweden on 22nd of August 2023.

Audition 1st round repertoire:

Enescu; Légende (Ed. Enoch)

Orchestral excerpts:

Stravinsky: Pulcinella
Toccata Fig. 98 – 104
Fig. 107 – six bars after Fig. 108
Four bars before Fig. 117 – End

Brahms: Symphony No 2 (German trumpet)
1st mvnt bar 282 – 298
4th mvnt bar 382 – End

For information about the repertoire of the whole audition, please see our website.

Please send your application with CV latest 17th of July to:
We require only CV – no special form or document is required for the application.
Closing date: 17 Jul 2023
Start date: November 2023
More details/How to apply:
Trumpet principal
Sheet music (orchestral excerpts) (pdf)
Repertoire list (pdf)
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