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Two violin positions

Audition on August 24th, 2020 Harpa, Reykjavik, Iceland
Application deadline is June 26th, 2020

Two vacant positions with the Iceland Symphony Orchestra – a 1st violin tutti position and a temporary violinist position from autumn 2020. 

 

Audition on August 24th, 2020 Harpa, Reykjavik, Iceland

Solo works

1. Mozart Violin Concerto (1st movement with cadenza) No. 3 in G major, No. 4 in D major or No. 5 in A major.

2. A romantic concerto (1st movement with cadenza).

 

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.

 

Applications

Application deadline June 26th, 2020. Please send the application as well as a copy of diplomas and curriculum vitae as an attachment to starf@sinfonia.is. 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  1st violin tutti violinist 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.

 

We also offer a temporary position as a violinist 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 (starf@sinfonia.is), tel. (+354) 898 5017.