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Viola Job – Principal Viola (Sitting No.2) – United Kingdom

Performance, with BBC Concert Orchestra. Closing date: 15 Jan 2018The BBC Concert Orchestra…

… is one of the world’s most versatile broadcasting orchestras, with a expertise ranging from light classics, musical theatre and films via the mainstream classical repertoire to opera, jazz and contemporary commissions. On radio, TV and in the concert hall, it has performed recently with artists as diverse as Earth, Wind & Fire, Frankie Valli, ELO, Nigel Kennedy, Simon Keenleyside, Kylie Minogue, Brian May, Danny Elfman, Wayne Shorter, Joseph Calleja, Barry Manilow and Bryn Terfel. The BBC Concert Orchestra also performs weekly for Friday Night is Music Night – the world’s longest running live music radio show – for more than 60 years. With a considerable turnover of repertoire and styles the Concert Orchestra operate in an intensive and high pressure broadcast environment.

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Viola Job – SYDNEY AUDITIONS FEBRUARY 3 & 4, 2018 – United States

Performance with Holland America Line/Lincoln Center Stage. Closing date: 23 Jan 2018Holland America Line, in partnership with Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, presents a ground-breaking musical experience on its luxury ships – Lincoln Center Stage. Musicians will perform nightly concerts with a variety of traditional chamber music and specially commissioned works while traveling the world.

Program points:
• 5 member ensemble (2 violins, viola, cello, piano)
• 4 month continuous contracts at sea – various start dates throughout the year beginning November 2017
• Itineraries in the Caribbean, Mediterranean, Baltic, Iceland, Hawaii, and starting in 2018 – Australia & Asia
• Rehearsals in New York City
• age requirement 21+
• competitive salary plus all travel, lodging and meals on board
• repertoire: a mix of standard chamber music and crossover repertoire

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Viola Job – Sessional – Music Tutors – United Kingdom

Teaching Post, with Royal Borough of Greenwich. Closing date: 2 July 2018£26.18 per hour plus holiday pay extra
The Royal Greenwich Music Hub is looking for enthusiastic, specialist music tutors to work in schools and at our Saturday Music Centre, on a variety of exciting music programmes within the borough.

All instrument types (particularly looking for Trumpet, Guitar and Djembe), including singing are welcomed with the ability to offer more than one instrument an advantage.

Applicants should be music graduates. Previous teaching experience in a school an advantage.

Successful applicants sit on a panel of hourly paid sessional workers and are engaged as required.

You will be asked to upload your CV at the beginning of your application.

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Viola Job – No.3 Viola – United Kingdom

Performance, with Philharmonia Orchestra. Closing date: 5 Jan 2018Successful applicants will be invited to audition and will need to prepare the first movement of a classical concerto (with cadenza), a contrasting piece of your own choice. and excerpts (which will be provided upon offer of audition). Sight-reading may also be asked too.
Auditions will be held on Friday 23 & Sunday 25 February 2018. For any queries or questions, please contact Felix at felix.lo@philharmonia.co.uk.

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Viola Job – Tutti Viola – United Kingdom

Performance, with Philharmonia Orchestra. Closing date: 5 Jan 2018Successful applicants will be invited to audition and will need to prepare the first movement of a classical concerto (with cadenza), a contrasting piece of your own choice. and orchestral excerpts (which will be provided upon offer of audition). Sight-reading may also be asked too. Auditions will be held on Friday 23 & Sunday 25 February 2018. For any queries or questions, please contact Felix at felix.lo@philharmonia.co.uk.

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Viola Job – Fellowship | Regular Membership | Associate Membership – United States

Performance, with Civic Orchestra of Chicago. Closing date: 16 Feb 2018The Civic Orchestra of Chicago, is now accepting applications for its centennial season!
In addition to the ongoing curriculum of experiences that are core to the Civic program, throughout 18/19 there will be special events, collaborations with extraordinary guest artists, new music projects, an expanded chamber music series, resources for the development of independent projects by Civic members, and more.
Applications and video auditions are due no later than Friday, February 16, 2018. Please visit the web link provided for details.

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Viola Job – Tutti Viola – Norway

Performance, with The Norwegian Radio Orchestra. Closing date: 21 Mar 2018KORK is known as the orchestra that belongs to the whole country. It consists of 54 musicians, and is based at the NRK studios in Marienlyst, Oslo. The orchestra has an extensive concert programme, playing music of all genres and undertaking tours around the country. KORK presents programmes for children and young people and contributes to major national events, such as the Nobel prizewinner’s concert and NRK’s traditional Christmas concert. In the autumn of 2014, KORK and its musicians played a leading role in a new TV series. The orchestra visited towns and villages all over Norway and played together with talented musicians from the area. KORK is actively involved on all NRK’s media platforms.

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Viola Job – The Orchestre de Paris is launching its new Académie – France

Performance, with Orchestre de Paris. An intensive paid 6 months programme of professionnal experience from January to June 2019. Coached by orchestral members, the selected 5 string players (2 violins / 1 viola / 1 cello / 1 doublebass) will participate in the Orcheste de Paris’schedule including concerts at the Philharmonie de Paris, tours, music chamberconcerts, outreach activities and more…
Applications are now opened.
Auditions dates :
DOUBLE BASS : Feb. 16, 2018 (application deadline : Dec. 20, 2017)
VIOLINS : March 23 & 24 2018 (application deadline : Jan. 19, 2018)
VIOLA : Apr. 6, 2018 (application deadline : Feb. 9, 2018)
VIOLONCELLO : Apr. 13, 2018 (application deadline : Feb. 9, 2018)
information and application : http://ift.tt/1j0b7Av

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Viola Job – Section Viola seats 2b, 3a, 5b – United States

Performance, with Tulsa Symphony Orchestra. Closing date: 1 Jan 2018Tulsa Symphony will hold an audition for these positions on January 9, 2018. Interested applicants must submit a resume and $50 application fee by January 1, 2018. Please direct these materials to:
Tulsa Symphony
attn: Doug Fletcher
117 North Boston, Suite 201
Tulsa, OK 74103

Questions may be addressed to Doug Fletcher at doug@tulsasymphony.org

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