12. October 2017

Associate Principal Horn

Audition: January 23rd 2018 and possibly January 24th 2018 in Harpa, Reykjavik, Iceland.

Solo works
1. Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 4 in E-flat major, K. 495 - 1st movement (with cadenza)
2. Strauss: Horn Concerto No. 1, opus 11 - 1st movement

Orchestral excerpts will be available at least two weeks before the audition day. The excerpts will be sent to applicants by e-mail as well as information regarding the audition location.

Application deadline is November 19th 2017. Please send the application as well as a copy of diplomas and curriculum vitae as an attachment to An account of training and previous experience is required together with contact information. Selected candidates will receive an invitation by e-mail shortly after the deadline.  Application deadline may be extended. All applications will be answered. Applications and auditions are valid for one year.

About the position
The vacant position is a full-time Associate Principal Horn in the Iceland Symphony Orchestra from autumn 2018. Salary and benefits are subject to wage agreements between the association of ISO players and the Ministry of Finance. Individuals from outside EES need to apply for a work permit which is subject to approval by FÍH ( Association of Icelandic Musicians) and Directorate of Immigration.

For further information please contact Human Resource Director, c/o Una Eythorsdottir (, tel. (+354) 898 5017.