Auditions Sunday 6 – Monday 7 April 2014.
Successful applicants will be invited to an audition consisting of: A first round for which we would like you to prepare the entire FIRST movement (only) of either the Hoffmeister or Stamitz concertos – of your choice - including cadenza. Plus you will be asked to play some of the orchestral excerpts of the panel’s choice.
You may then be asked for a second round, later the same day, in which case we would like you to perform the first movement of either of the Bartok, Walton or Hindemith viola concertos, chosen by you, one movement of any solo Bach plus some further orchestral excerpts.
The orchestral excerpts will be provided by the Philharmonia in advance of your audition.
Closing date: 21 February 2014
There are currently no administration vacancies.
Traineeships Currently Available
The Philharmonia is offering a traineeship within its Music Library. This is an invaluable opportunity to gain insight and experience working with one of the most succesful and busiest Orchestra's in the country.
Orchestral Librarianship is a varied and specialised career path. It requires high levels of musical knowledge and organisational skills. You will have the opportunity to work alongside some of the world’s most respected conductors and soloists, and will have a daily relationship with the Philharmonia Orchestra’s players and Concerts Department staff.
Hours: Full-time including some evenings and weekends
Interviews will be held on 3rd January and candidates will be notified before Christmas
The successful candidate would ideally start mid-January
To apply please send your CV and Covering Letter to Tim Cotter, Librarian
Closing date: 18 December 2013, 17:00
Contact: Tim Cotter (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Download: Trainee Job Description.pdf