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Sub-principal double bass


Obligation to play 5-stringed bass.

Audition: Friday 16th of August at 1 pm.

Audition takes place at the Encore hall of Jyväskylä Sinfonia, Lutakonaukio 12 (Paviljonki).

Audition program:

C. D. von Dittersdorf: Double Bass Concerto No. 2, 1. part with cadenzas
OR
J. B. Vanhal: Double Bass Concerto, 1. part with cadenzas

Audition is to be played in orchestral tuning.

Link to the orchestra and chamber music excerpts will be send via e-mail to all applicants after the application period. 

Orchestra excerpts:
* L. van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5, mvt III, beginning to m. 218
* L. van Beethoven: Symphony No. 7, mvt I, mm. 83–113 and 254–299
* L. van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9, mvt IV, mm. 8–139
* J. Brahms: Symphony No. 4, mvt II, mm. 76–101
* G. Mahler: Symphony No. 7, mvt II, reh. 74–78
* J. Sibelius: Symphony No. 1, mvt IV, mm. 200–268
* I. Stravinsky: Pulcinella suite, mvt Vivo
* G. Verdi: Otello, act IV, U – 7 after X

Chamber music excerpt:
* P. Tchaikovsky: Suite No. 4, mvt II (in a string quintet)


Accompanist is available at the audition. The audition may include a job interview.

We expect the applicant to have good interaction and teamwork skills.
Terms of the employment are determined to the national collective bargain (KVTES). 

The position will be fulfilled on 21.10.2024 or by agreement. The task follows a probation period.

Apply the task through website www.kuntarekry.fi. 
Application period ends on 29.7.2024 at 12 pm local time. Late applications will not be considered.
 


Cello player


Audition: Thursday 22nd of August at 1 pm.
 
Audition takes place at Encore hall of Jyväskylä Sinfonia, Lutakonaukio 12 (Paviljonki).

Audition program:
J. Haydn: Concerto for Cello D major, 1st part with cadenzas.

Link to the orchestra and chamber music excerpts will be send via e-mail to all applicants after the application period. 

Orchestra excerpts:
(free bowings)

* P. Hindemith: Mathis der Mahler, Versuchung des heiligen Antonius, 
bars 1–6, 87–126, 156–167, 194–207
* L. van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 Op.67, 2nd movement, bars 1–123
* L. van Beethoven: Symphony No. 6, 5th movement, bars 25–55
* F. Schubert: Symphony No. 9, 3rd movement, bars 1–56
* J. Sibelius: Symphony No. 1, 2nd movement, beginning – C,
 4th movement, beginning – Allegro molto,
 4th movement, Poco a poco piu Allegro – F,
 4th movement, K – O
* J. Brahms: Symphony No. 3 Op.90, 3rd movement, bars 1–39, 4th  movement, bars 150–169
* W.A. Mozart: Symphony No. 41 ”Jupiter” KV551, 4th movement, bars 95–151

Chamber music excerpt:
* J. Sibelius: Voces intimae, 3rd movement


Accompanist is available at the audition. The audition may include a job interview.

We expect the applicant to have good interaction and teamwork skills.
Terms of the employment are determined to the national collective bargain (KVTES). 

The position will be fulfilled on 21.10.2024 or by agreement. The task follows a probation period.

Apply the task through website www.kuntarekry.fi. 
Application period ends on 29.7.2024 at 12 pm local time. Late applications will not be considered.


Sub-principal II violin (also II violin player)


Audition: Thursday 15th of August at 1 pm.

Audition takes place at the Encore hall of Jyväskylä Sinfonia, Lutakonaukio 12 (Paviljonki).

Audition program:
W. A. Mozart: Concerto for Violin No. 3, 4 or 5: 1st and 2nd part with cadenzas.

Link to the orchestra and chamber music excerpts will be send via e-mail to all applicants after the application period. 

Orchestra excerpts (II violin parts):
* J. Sibelius: Kullervo, bars 164–534
* W.A. Mozart: Symphony No 39, Finale, bars 1–104
* I. Stravinsky: Concerto en Mib, Dumbarton oaks, from the beginning to rehearsal number 6
* J. Järventausta: Naava, from the beginning to bar 30 + bars 86–99 (lower divisi)
* J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, bars 39–74 
* J.S. Bach: St John Passion, tenor aria (solo) (edition: Bärenreiter 5037)
* L. van Beethoven: Symphony No 7, Allegretto, rehearsal letter A–D + Allegro con brio, from the beginning to rehearsal letter C 
* F. Schubert: Symphony No 4, Finale, bars 67–113 
* W.A. Mozart: The Marriage of Figaro, rehearsal letter C – until the end 
* J. Brahms: Symphony No. 2, Finale, bars 1–60 
* I. Rantala: Seven o'clock ouverture: bars 1–29

Chamber music excerpts: 
* A. Sallinen: Aspekteja Peltoniemen Hintrikin surumarssista, bars 90–227
* J. Sibelius: Voces intimae: 3rd movement



Accompanist is available at the audition. The audition may include a job interview. 

This audition will also be used to fill the vacant 2nd violin player post in the orchestra.

We expect the applicant to have good interaction and teamwork skills.
Terms of the employment are determined to the national collective bargain (KVTES). 

The position will be fulfilled on 21.10.2024 or by agreement. The task follows a probation period.

Apply the task through website www.kuntarekry.fi. 
Application period ends on 29.7.2024 at 12 pm local time. Late applications will not be considered.

 

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