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Orchestra Vacancies

Current Vacancy

  1. Associate Principal Double Bass.
  2. Associate Principal Horn

 

ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL DOUBLE BASS

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.

 

WASO is seeking an outstanding double bassist for the position of Associate Principal Double Bass.

Auditions will be held at Perth Concert Hall on Wednesday 2 May 2018.

Recorded auditions are to be received by Tuesday 24 April 2018.

Applications close Tuesday 24 April 2018.

Audition requirements are:

1.     1st mvt of Dittersdorf or Vanhal Concerto (with cadenza)

2.     1st mvt of Bottesini or Koussevitzky Concerto

3.     Orchestral excerpts available to download here.

Note:  all set works and excerpts are to be presented in orchestral tuning:  A = 441Hz

 

This position is open to Australian and New Zealand citizens and permanent residents only.

Please go to the links below to download the relevant audition information and complete your application:

Please forward enquiries to the contact details below.

Orchestra Manager
West Australian Symphony Orchestra
Perth Concert Hall
5, St George’s Terrace
Perth WA 6000
Phone: +61 (0)8 9326 0054
Email: auditions@waso.com.au

 

 

ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL HORN

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.

 

WASO is seeking an outstanding player for the position of Associate Principal Horn.

Auditions will be held at Perth Concert Hall on Monday 21 May 2018.

Recorded auditions are to be received by Monday 14 May 2018.

Applications close Monday 14 May 2018.

Audition requirements are:

1.     MOZART, W.A., Horn Concerto No.4 in Eb Maj, K 495. First movement with cadenza

2.     STRAUSS, R., Horn Concerto No.1in Eb Maj, Op.11 First & Second movements

3.     Orchestral excerpts available to download here.

Note:  All set works and excerpts are to be presented in orchestral tuning:  A = 441Hz

 

This position is open to Australian and New Zealand citizens and permanent residents only.

Please go to the links below to download the relevant audition information and complete your application:

Please forward enquiries to the contact details below.

Orchestra Manager
West Australian Symphony Orchestra
Perth Concert Hall
5, St George’s Terrace
Perth WA 6000
Phone:  +61 (0)8 9326 0054
Email:  auditions@waso.com.au