Category Archives: Viola jobs

Viola Job – Entrepreneurial String Teachers & Orchestral Players – United States

Teaching Post, with South Dakota Symphony Orchestra. Closing date: 31 Aug 2017The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra (SDSO) seeks entrepreneurial string players (violin, viola, and cello) interested in starting a Suzuki studio in Sioux Falls, SD. The SDSO is leading the effort to add more musicians and teachers to the area, as the demand for additional Suzuki teachers in the Sioux Falls region is high and many of the local Suzuki teachers have over a two-year waiting list of students. Local Suzuki teachers fully support additional teachers in the area and will provide contacts to build teaching network. In addition, the SDSO is in need of talented string players to fill out the sections of the orchestra. The ideal candidate for this position demonstrates outstanding artistry, dynamic communication skills, and a desire to contribute to the creative environment of a growing orchestra.

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Viola Job – Viola – Japan

Performance, with Hyogo Performing Arts Center Orchestra. Closing date: 11 Dec 2017Qualified Core Member will be engaged for the period beginning on September 1, 2018 and ending August 31, 2019. The contract can be renewed every year up to August 31, 2021. The compensation is Yen 3,600,000, pre-tax, (approx. US$ 32,731, € 29,096) per year. Visit our website for full details.

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Viola Job – Principal Viola – China

Performance, with Shanghai Symphony Orchestra. Closing date: 31 Aug 2017Required Repertoire:
1. First Round – DVD submission (Applicant may choose to record 1 movement of a concerto and 3 contrasting orchestral excerpts of your choice). Submitted recordings have to be video, audio recordings will disqualify the applicant and not be considered.
2. Second Round – Live Audition, including:
1) Two solo pieces of the applicant’s choice, including:
a) One piece from Classical or Baroque period.
b) One piece from Romantic period.
2) Sight Reading of orchestral excerpts

How to Apply
1. Download the application from the website
2. Mail the application form and DVD to Human Resources, 1380 Middle Fuxing Road, Shanghai, China. Postcode 200031 OR email to audition@shsymphony.com
Application Deadline:
August 27, 2017

Time and Place:
The live audition will be held in the beginning of October 2017, applicants with successful DVDs will be notified by email no later than September 8, 2017. The audition will take place at Shanghai Symphony Hall

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Viola Job – ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL VIOLA WITH OBLIGATION TO THE SECTION – Italy

Performance, with Istituzione Sinfonica Abruzzese. Closing date: 5 Sept 2017L’ISA bandisce un concorso per l’assunzione a tempo indeterminato di n. 1 posto come Concertino delle viole con obbligo della fila. Info su http://ift.tt/1Uunj0C
The ISA announces a competition for one permanent employment position as Assistant principal viola with obligation to the section. Applicants interested should fill the application form published on the following website: http://ift.tt/1Uunj0C. The application form must be sent along with the following documents: detailed Curriculum Vitae; copy of Master Degree (viola) issued by Conservatory, or an equivalent Institution, indicating the final result of the Diploma. The deadline for submitting the application is 5th of September 2017. The audition will take place in L’Aquila, on 13rd and 14th of September 2017 at 9:00 am. The ban and the downloadable application form can be found on the following website: http://ift.tt/1Uunj0C. Please read carefully the ban on the website for more details on admission requirements

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