Open position: Altern.1st Concertmaster

We have an open position for

Alternating 1st Concertmaster

The audition will take place on Saturday 16th of November 2019 at 10 am at the Old Town Hall, Mannerheiminaukio 4, Kokkola.  

1. 1st and 2nd movements with cadenzas from one of the following concertos: W.A. Mozart Violin Concerto No. 4 D Major or No. 5 A Major and orchestra excerpts (string orchestra repertoire), which will be sent to applicants as PDF files after the application deadline.
2. Chamber music excerpts (which will be sent to applicants as PDF files after the application deadline) and J.S.Bach: Erbarme dich, mein Gott from St Matthew Passion BWV 244
3. 1st movement and cadenza from one of the following romantic concertos: Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Sibelius or Tchaikovsky

An accompanist will be provided by the orchestra.


Closing date for applications: Monday 4th of November 2019 at 4 pm.

The position will be filled from 2nd of January 2020 or by arrangement.

Applications to be sent to marjukka.puutio@kamariorkesteri.fi or by post to Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, Mannerheiminaukio 4, 67100 Kokkola, Finland. Applications should include a short CV with contact information and a mention if orchestral accompanist is required. Applicants must also mention the concerto of his/her choice.

More information
General Manager
Marjukka Puutio, mobile phone +358400 630 166

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