Available positions: Two Viola, tutti, Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. Starting date: 1 July 2022.
The first round is pre-recorded. Please submit a video containing the pieces and excerpts detailed below, latest November 22, 2021 using the application link further down.
We kindly ask you to record the concerto and excerpts all in one take and in the order detailed below. The concerto should be recorded without a piano and without cadenza. Please submit the video as a streamable link (using YouTube or Google Drive, for example). We do not accept videos sent as downloadable links, such as Sprend or WeTransfer. Please ensure that you are in frame for the entirety of the recording.
Works to be recorded:
- Stamitz, Carl Viola Concerto, Mvt. I, exposition only
Hoffmeister, Franz Anton Viola Concerto, Mvt. I, exposition only
- Strauss, Richard Don Juan
- Mendelssohn, Felix Midsummer Night’s Dream, Scherzo
- Ravel, Maurice Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No. 2
For excerpts and detailed instructions, please see this PDF (opens in new window).
Applicants who pass the first round will be invited to the live in-person rounds at Konserthuset Stockholm February 4–5, 2022. You will be notified whether you have proceeded to the next round around December 6 along with the repertoire list for the later rounds. Applicants should also be prepared for an orchestral- and ensemble test during a later round.
For questions regarding excerpts, recordings or the audition in general, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
For other questions, please contact Anders Linder, Orchestra Manager, Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra at email@example.com