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French Horn Job – Associate Principal Horn – Iceland

Performance, with Iceland Symphony Orchestra. Closing date: 19 Nov 2017Audition: January 23rd 2018 and possibly January 24th 2018 in Harpa, Reykjavik, Iceland
Solo works:

1. Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 4 in E-flat major, K. 495 – 1st movement (with cadenza)
2. Strauss: Horn Concerto No. 1, opus 11 – 1st movement

The excerpts will be sent to applicants by e-mail, at least two weeks before the auditon, as well as information regarding the audition location.

Applications
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. Application deadline may be extended. All applications will be answered. Applications and auditions are valid for one year.

About the position
The vacant position is a full-time Associate Principal Horn from autumn 2018.

See Iceland Symphony website (en.sinfonia.is) for further

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French Horn Job – Horn (2nd and 4th) – Japan

Performance, with Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra. Closing date: 5 Dec 2017Closing date for application: December 5, 2017.
Screening: 1) Document screening, 2) 1st round audition on February 5, 2018, 3) 2nd round audition to be coordinated with the successful applicant of 1st round audition 4) aptitude evaluation for 4 months period.

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French Horn Job – Principal French Horn – Viet Nam

Performance, with Sun Symphony Orchestra. Closing date: 10 Oct 2017The Sun Symphony Orchestra is based in Hanoi, Vietnam, and will perform an annual season of concerts at the Hanoi Opera House and other venues, regular concerts in venues across Hanoi other venues in Vietnam, as well as possible international venues. The orchestra will work as well with local and international guest artists to present as diverse a programme as possible.
The Sun Symphony Orchestra is supported by the Sun Group.
Visit us at www.sunsymphony.vn
Music Director / Chief Conductor Olivier Ochanine

JOB DESCRIPTION
Job Title: PRINCIPAL FRENCH HORN
Reports To: Orchestra Manager
Base: Hanoi, Vietnam
Job Purpose
To sit as Principal 1st French Horn
To have excellent solo and orchestral playing abilities, maintaining the highest musical standards.
To be an effective and committed team player and to play a full role in the life of the Orchestra.
To be an effective and committed team leader when leading the Section.
(for rest of description, please visit website)

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