Principal flute

Audition on August 28th 2020, Harpa, Reykjavík.

Application deadline July 1st, 2020.

Position of principal flute

Audition on  August 28th 2020 Harpa, Reykjavik, Iceland

Solo work:

  1. Mozart Flute Concerto in G major, 1st movement with cadenza
  2. Ibert Flute Concerto, 2nd and 3rd movement
  3. Work of your choosing


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 July 1st, 2020. 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 as long as they have completed university-level education in instrumental performance. The application deadline may be extended. All applications will be answered. 


About the positions

The vacant positions are firstly a full-time principal flutist at the Iceland Symphony Orchestra from autumn 2020. 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.