AUDITION: DOUBLE BASS SECTION PLAYER (SUBSTITUTE)

Estonian National Symphony Orchestra announces audition for

  • DOUBLE BASS SECTION PLAYER (SUBSTITUTE)
    (full-time job, from September 2019, remuneration €1300)

Audition will be held on 4 September 2019 at 10 am in Estonia Concert Hall.

To apply, please send your application and CV (no official application forms are provided) to audition@erso.ee with a quoting reference “Double Bass” by August 10th, 2019 at the latest.

Invitations to the audition will be sent to selected candidates after initial review by the audition committee on August 16th.


In order to participate in the competition, please prepare:

1st round

Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf. Double Bass Concerto in E major (1st movement with cadenza by H. K. Gruber)
or
Johann Baptiste Vanhal. Double Bass Concerto (1st movement with cadenza)

Orchestral parts*


2nd round

Giovanni Bottesini. Elegy No. 1 in D
or
Giovanni Bottesini. Elegy No. 2 (Romanza drammatica)
or
Giovanni Bottesini. Elegy No. 3 (Romanza patetica)

Orchestral parts*


*Orchestral parts will be announced two weeks before the audition.

The competition 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