Vacancies

Oboe 100% (1)


  • Orquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da Música logo
  • Type: Permanent . Closing: in 29 days

  • Full description

  • Oboe - 100% (Permanent)

  • Obligatory instrument

  • 2nd Oboe + English Horn

  • Number of positions

  • 1

  • Contract Type

  • Permanent

  • Duration / Start

  • By arrangement

  • Application deadline

  • 22.03.2018

  • Additional notes

  • The first contract agreement considers a period between one to three years after which could then be confirmed as a permanent contract.

    Applications will be subject to a pre-selection, based on the analysis of CV and other materials that we strongly recommend that candidates should supply at the application platform [especially excerpts of video recording of performance(s)], and the candidate will be informed of the result by 2 April 2018.

  • Mandatory pieces

  • ROUND 1

    Mozart – OBOE CONCERTO: 1st mov. until G major; 2nd mov. until C major.
    Wagner – TRISTAN UND ISOLDE, English horn SOLO (Act III)

    ROUND 3

    Donizetti - CONCERTO FOR ENGLISH HORN AND ORCHESTRA (C.F.Peters edition)
    Excerpts from Round 2

    Sight-reading

    Interview

  • Orchestral excerpts

  • ROUND 2

    2nd Oboe excerpts:
    Bartòk - CONCERTO FOR ORQUESTRA: 2nd mov.- Giuoco delle coppie
    Brahms – VARIATIONS ON A THEME OF J. HAYDN: Theme – Chorale St. Antoni
    Dvorak – CELLO CONCERTO: 2nd. mov. - Adagio non troppo
    Mendelssohn – SYMPHONY Nr.3 ‘Scottish’: 1st. mov. - Andante con moto,
    2nd mov. - Vivace non troppo
    Wagner – DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG Overture
    Smetana – THE BARTERED BRIDE Overture

    English horn excerpts:
    Berlioz – CARNAVAL ROMAIN Overture
    Ravel – PIANO CONCERTO IN G Major: 2nd mov. - Adagio assai
    Dvorak – SYMPHONY Nr.9 ‘from the New World’: 2nd mov. - Largo
    Rossini – WILLIAM TELL Overture
    De Falla – EL SOMBRERO DE TRES PICOS: Danza de los Molineros (Farruca)
    Strawinsky - LE SACRE DU PRINTEMPS: 1st Part - Introduction; 2nd Part - Ritual
    M. Lindberg - AL LARGO

  • Required documents

  • Diploma

    Scan of passport or ID card.