3. Bass Trombone Framework Contract (1)

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  • Type: Permanent

  • Full description

  • 3. Bass Trombone - Framework Contract (Permanent)

  • Obligatory instrument

  • Bass Trombone

  • Number of positions

  • 1

  • Contract Type

  • Permanent

  • Duration / Start

  • By arrangement

  • Application deadline

  • Closed

  • Additional notes

  • The Flanders Symphony Orchestra is supported by the Flemish Government and the City of Ghent and is in residence at Muziekcentrum De Bijloke. We offer a framework contract consisting of several temporary contracts per production. This contract system enables you to combine your position in our orchestra with other job activities. We play between 50 and 60 concerts per year, mainly in Belgium but also in the Netherlands, the UK and Germany.

    Please be advised:
    → The jury may make a pre-selection before inviting candidates.
    → On the day of the audition, invited candidates need to be present by 8:45 AM at the very latest.
    → The list of orchestral excerpts may be subject to change. Scores will be send to all participating candidates a few weeks before the audition.
    → Flanders Symphony Orchestra does not reimburse travel and accommodation expenses.

  • Audition(s)

  • Mandatory pieces

  • Round 1: Concerto:
    → E. Sachse. Concerto in F major ( first movement)

    Orchestra excerpts:
    → G. Rossini: William Tell, Ouverture
    → R. Schumann. Symphony 3

    Round 2: Concerto:
    → E. Sachse. Concerto in F major ( second movement)

    Orchestra excerpts:
    → J. Haydn. Die Schöpfung
    → G. Rossini. La gazza ladra, Ouverture
    → W.A. Mozart. Requiem, Kyrie
    → Z. Kodaly. Hary Janos-suite
    → L. Bernstein, West Side Story
    → S. Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet

    Round 3: Orchestral excerpts with trombone section:
    → J. Brahms. Symphony 1
    → J. Brahms. Symphony 4

  • Required documents

  • Work permit (if needed)