AUDITION: 1st VIOLIN SECTION PLAYER

Estonian National Symphony Orchestra announces audition for

  • 1st VIOLIN SECTION PLAYER
    (full-time job from season 2017/18, salary € 1035)

Audition will be held on 16 May 2017 in Estonia Concert Hall.
Deadline for CVs and applications (no official applications are provided) 16 April 2017.

In order to participate in the competitions, please prepare:

1st round

One concerto of the competitor’s own choice (with cadenza):
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major, K. 216: I movement
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Violin Concerto No. 4 in D major, K. 218: I movement
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major, K. 219: I movement

Orchestral parts*

2nd round

One concerto of the competitor’s own choice (with cadenza):
Ludwig van Beethoven – Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61: I movement
Johannes Brahms – Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77: I movement
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy – Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: I movement
Pyotr Tchaikovsky – Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35: I movement
Jean Sibelius – Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47: I movement
Béla Bartók – Violin Concerto No. 1: I movement
Béla Bartók – Violin Concerto No. 2: I movement
Dmitri Shostakovich – Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 77: I movement
Dmitri Shostakovich – Violin Concertonr 2 in C sharp minor, Op. 129: I movement
Sergei Prokofiev – Violin Concertonr 1 in D major, Op. 19: I movement
Sergei Prokofiev – Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 63: I movement
Alexander Glazunov – Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 82: I movement

Orchestral parts*

3rd round

Orchestral parts*


ORKESTRIPARTIID (I viiul) / ORCHESTRAL PARTS (1st Violin)

The audition will take place during the course of one day. Only live performances are possible. ENSO will not supply participants with visa invitations and will not pay travelling costs incurred by competitors.

e-mail: audition@erso.ee
fax: +372 6 313 133
phone: +372 6 147 787
ERSO, Estonia ave 4, 10148 Tallinn