Vacant position: Principal Trumpet, Iceland Symphony Orchestra


Iceland

Audition: September 25rd 2018 and possibly September 26th 2018 in Harpa, Reykjavik, Iceland. Application deadline is June 30th 2018.

Audition: September 25rd 2018 and possibly September 26th 2018 in Harpa, Reykjavik, Iceland

Solo works: 

  • J. Haydn: Concerto for Trumpet in E-flat major.
    1st movement (including cadenza).
    2nd movement (played on a Bb trumpet).
  • Arthur Honegger: Intrada

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 is June 30th 2018. 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.  Application deadline may be extended. All applications will be answered.

About the position
The vacant position is a full-time Principal Trumpet in the Iceland Symphony Orchestra from season 2018-19. 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.

 

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