Kymi Sinfonietta is a dynamic and innovative orchestra of two Finnish cities, Kotka and Kouvola, performing a wide variety of interesting repertoire. The orchestra’s Artistic Partners Topi Lehtipuu and Jukka Perkko and inspiring guest artists from both Finland and abroad add zest to the orchestra’s artistic activity.
Kymi Sinfonietta is recruiting a PRINCIPAL VIOLA for a permanent position. The salary will be determined in accordance with the relevant collective agreement (KVTES). A requirement for playing chamber music is included in the position. We hope that the applicants possess good co-operation and interaction skills. Finnish and English are the official languages at the workplace.
Please apply by Friday 29th of September 2023. Include your CV and a cover letter in the application and send it by email to our Stage Manager Tuomas Vanhalakka, email email@example.com or by post to: Kymenlaakson Orkesteri Oy, Keskuskatu 33, 48100 KOTKA, FINLAND
The audition will be held on Friday 13th of October 2023 at the Kotka Concert Hall (address Keskuskatu 33, Kotka) beginning at 12:00. The orchestra will provide an accompanist for the audition, but the applicants are also allowed to use another accompanist at their own expense. The audition can include chamber music assignments and an interview.
- A. Hoffmeister: Viola concerto in D major, 1st movement with cadenza OR C. Stamitz: viola concerto in D major, 1st movement with cadenza
- Solo piece of the applicant’s choice (maximum 10 minutes) with piano accompaniment. This can be a solo piece or movement from a concerto.
- Orchestra and chamber music excerpts, which can be ordered from firstname.lastname@example.org from the 8st of September onwards.
For more information, please contact:
Mikko Missi, email@example.com