The West Australian Symphony Orchestra is a full-time ensemble of 82 musicians based in Perth, Western Australia. As the state's premier arts company, the orchestra performs its major concerts in the exceptional acoustic of the Perth Concert Hall. The orchestra also performs with the West Australian Ballet and Opera companies and has highly acclaimed educational, regional, talent and audience development programs.
Our vision is to touch souls and enrich lives through music.
ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL HORN (contract)
WASO is calling for Expressions of Interest for a maximum-term contract in the position of Associate Principal Horn from ~March – December 2021.
This position is currently vacant however, due to uncertainty regarding travel restrictions and border restrictions, this ongoing role is not being advertised in the international market at the current time.
Submissions need to be received by the closing date, Friday 5 March, 2021
Cover letter detailing your experience and suitability for the position
Current CV / Resume
Contact details of 2 x referees
Recordings of the following material:
- STRAUSS, R., Horn Concerto No.1 in Eb Maj, Op.11 (First movement only)
- Orchestral excerpts – click here to download
Please click on the links below for further information regarding the position and the submission requirements:
Note: This position is open to Australian citizens and permanent residents, and New Zealand citizens only.
Any offer of employment as a result of this process will be subject to the successful candidate being able to enter Western Australia with the appropriate travel exemption and quarantine requirements.
The West Australian Symphony Orchestra (WASO) promotes a workplace that actively seeks to include, welcome and value unique contributions of all people. WASO encourages people with disability, Indigenous Australians, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this job.