Open Positions

For the following position Jyväskylä Sinfonia requires:


Audition: Wednesday 21th of August 2019 at 1 pm

Audition tasks:

  1. Hoffmeister or Stamitz: Concerto for viola D major, 1st and 2nd movement with cadenzas
  2. List of orchestral excerpts and chamber music tasks is published on our web site and the excerpts will be sent to the applicants by email after the application period has ended.

Audition takes place at Jyväskylä Sinfonia’s rehearsal hall, Puistokatu 2 A, 6th floor (Kolmikulma shopping mall, in the centre of Jyväskylä).

Basic salary EUR 2525,23 per month with a monthly paid media remuneration EUR 89,01 (according to Main Municipal Agreement).  

Position will be fulfilled from 2nd of September 2019 or as agreed.  The probationary period is applied.

Apply the position via Kuntarekry-system. Link to the application form.

Application period ends on Thursday 8th of August 2019 at 3 pm local time. The applications arriving late are not accepted.


General Manager Nikke Isomöttönen (1st-14th June and 4th-17th July) +358 400 872 168,

Orchestral and chamber music excerpts:

W. A. Mozart: Symphony no 35, 4th mvt: bars 1–130
L. van Beethoven: Symphony no 5, 2nd mvt: bars 1–58
F. Mendelssohn: Scherzo from Midsummer Night’s Dream: rehearsal letters E–I, and 23 bars onwards from I
J. Brahms: Symphony no 4, 4th mvt: bars 41–80
J. Sibelius: Symphony no 2, 3rd mvt: bars 1–130
J. Sibelius: Symphony no 3, 1st mvt: rehearsal numbers 7–10
R. Strauss: Don Juan: from beginning until D
P. Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Julia – Fantasy Overture: 1st mvt, rehearsal letter G
D. Shostakovich: Symphony no 5, 1st mvt: bars 107–120
O. Virtaperko: Ambrosian Delights, 4th mvt: bars 149–180