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Violin Job – Community-Embedded Musician (CEM) – United States

Performance, with Houston Symphony. Closing date: 4 Sept 2018The Community-Embedded Musician’s (CEM) primary role is to be embedded in Houston schools, neighborhoods and healthcare settings as a teaching artist and performer, while performing select concerts with the Houston Symphony.
These positions are open to violin, viola, and cello.
Application deadline is September 4, 2018.

The CEM is a unique hybrid position (Teaching Artist + Orchestral Musician) designed to bridge the gap between the Houston Symphony and the diverse Greater Houston community. The Houston Symphony will hire 2 full-time salaried string players to fill the CEM positions, scheduled to begin November 2018. These positions are eligible for the health benefits and other benefits offered to all full-time staff employees at the Houston Symphony.

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The Houston Symphony is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of any protected class.

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Violin Job – Principal Second Violin – United States

Performance, with San Luis Obispo Symphony. Closing date: 20 Aug 2018Principal Second Violin
2018-2019 Season

Only the highest quality applicants will be accepted for this audition.

The San Luis Obispo Symphony is a per-service orchestra. Principal musician per-service rate is $61.60. Approximately 33 services are planned for the 2018-2019 season beginning on Thursday, September 27, 2018.

To be considered for an invitation to audition for an available position, please mail a résumé and letter of intent to:

San Luis Obispo Symphony
Attn: Claire Kim-Shin
Orchestra & Operations Manager
75 Higuera St, Suite 160
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Or email to:
claire@slosymphony.com
Subject: Principal Second Violin Audition

The SLO Symphony will be accepting résumés and letters of intent through August 20, 2018. Qualified applicants will be invited to audition by August 27, 2018.

Auditions to be held on:
Date: Monday, October 1, 2018
Time: TBD
Location: TBD, San Luis Obispo, California

Please visit www.slosymphony.org for

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Violin Job – Orquestra Metropolitana de Lisboa – Violin tutti – Portugal

Performance, with Orquestra Metropolitana de Lisboa. Closing date: 22 Sept 2018To cover the vacancy in the Orquestra Metropolitana de Lisboa an audition has been called for Violin tutti.
Audition date: October 3rd 2018 at Metropolitana – Travessa da Galé, 36 – Lisboa / Portugal
Deadline to send the application to concursos@metropolitana.pt: September 21st 2018

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Violin Job – First Violin (Co-Leader) – United Kingdom

Performance with Scottish Ballet. Closing date: 24 Aug 2018Scotland’s award-winning national dance company will hold auditions for
First Violin (Co-Leader).

Scottish Ballet has a freelance orchestra based in Glasgow but touring throughout the UK, working up to 18 weeks per year.

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Violin Job – First Violin (Rank & File) – United Kingdom

Performance with Scottish Ballet. Closing date: 24 Aug 2018Scotland’s award-winning national dance company will hold auditions for
First Violin (Rank & File).

Scottish Ballet has a freelance orchestra based in Glasgow but touring throughout the UK, working up to 18 weeks per year.

Auditions will be held in Glasgow on Monday 1st October
2018. To be considered, please email a CV and covering letter to maeve.houston@scottishballet.co.uk. Deadline for interest is Friday 24 August 2018.

Please note:
Applicants will only be contacted if selected for
audition. Audition requirements, including excerpts to be prepared, will be sent out early September.

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Violin Job – Per-service Violin (2 positions) – United States

Performance, with Virginia Symphony. Closing date: 2 Oct 2018This tenured-track position is scheduled to begin at the winning candidates earliest availability. The Virginia Symphony performs a 42 week season including classical, pops, family, ballet and opera repertoire. Positions receive 6.54% AFM pension.

60 service guarantee
Service rate for 2017-18 $110.34
2018-19 CBA under negotiation

Qualified applicants please email a one-page resume and deposit check for $100.00 by October 1, 2018 to:
James B. Nesbit, Personnel Manager
Virginia Symphony Orchestra
150 Boush Street, Suite 201
Norfolk, VA 23510
e-mail: jnesbit@virginiasymphony.org
The cancellation deadline with a refund of deposit is October 1, 2018.

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Violin Job – Community-Embedded Musician (CEM) – United States

Teaching Post, with Houston Symphony. Closing date: 4 Sept 2018The Community-Embedded Musician’s (CEM) primary role is to be embedded in Houston schools, neighborhoods and healthcare settings as a teaching artist and performer, while performing select concerts with the Houston Symphony.
These positions are open to violin, viola, and cello.
Application deadline is September 4, 2018.

The CEM is a unique hybrid position (Teaching Artist + Orchestral Musician) designed to bridge the gap between the Houston Symphony and the diverse Greater Houston community. The Houston Symphony will hire 2 full-time salaried string players to fill the CEM positions, to begin employment in the fall of 2018. These positions are eligible for the health benefits and other benefits offered to all full-time staff employees at the Houston Symphony.

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Violin Job – Second Violin Tutti – Slovenia

Performance, with RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra. Closing date: 20 Sept 2018RADIOTELEVISION SLOVENIA, Music Production and its Symphony Orchestra,
invites applications from highly qualified candidates with EU citizenship for the following position:
SECOND VIOLIN TUTTI
of Radiotelevision Slovenia Symphony Orchestra.

The full-time, permanent position is available from November 1st, 2018.
Auditions will be held on the following date: Friday, October, 5th 2018, at 13.30 in Radio Slovenia.

Application conditions for position:
• finished Music Academy;
• at least two years of work experiance;
• EU citizenship;
• successfull passing of audition.

Aplication:
Candidates should apply with:
• filled Application form;
• up to date CV;
• copy of Music Academy diploma.
Deadline for applications: September, 20th 2018.

The application should be sent to:
RTV Slovenija, javni zavod
OE Glasbena produkcija
1550 Ljubljana
or
email adress: simfoniki@rtvslo.si.

Application form and audition program available on our website: http://simfoniki.r

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Violin Job – String Quartet Violinist – United States

Performance, with Renovare. A professional string quartet is in formation whose vision is to bring hope and healing through music primarily to individuals and communities in need through performances of the highest artistic standard. Renovare is to be a quartet of Christian believers working in supportive community to help usher in the Kingdom of God through the use of their musical and spiritual gifts in places where they’re needed most.

Joining Renovare will be an entrepreneurial opportunity. While fundraising is already underway, compensation will ultimately be dependent upon the corporate efforts of each ensemble member. This is a 1 year, part-time position (paid per concert), with the possibility of becoming a permanent position. It is hoped that the pursuit of Renovare’s mission will become the long-term endeavor of a world-class ensemble, with an increased time commitment as funding increases. Founding members of Renovare will ideally be aspiring to make it the central feature of their professional work

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