|11. Opportunities for Musicians
Principal Cello, English National Opera
For further information and an application pack please contact Jonathan Manners, Orchestra Manager, ENO, London Coliseum, St Martin's Lane, London WC2N 4ES or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: 5pm, Monday 2 July
Auditions: Monday 3 and Monday 24 September.
Section Double Bass, London Symphony Orchestra
Please send your completed application form (no CVs please) and your equal opportunities monitoring form to Carina McCourt, Orchestra Personnel Manager (strings) at email@example.com
Closing Date: 6pm, Friday 6th July
Auditions will be held in Autumn 2012.
Apply for Southbank Sinfonia
Bursary: c. £6,600 (to go towards London living costs)
Programme Runs: Mid-January to the end of October 2013
Right now we are looking for talented graduates to join Southbank Sinfonia. If you are embarking on an orchestral career, this is the perfect place to start.
Every year, 32 players undertake an intensive and wide-ranging nine month programme of performance and professional development.
We are looking for musicians who not only have talent but stamina, dedication, team spirit, imagination and willingness to explore and embrace new ideas.
For more information on how to apply/audition for the programme please visit http://southbanksinfonia.co.uk/auditions/how-to-apply-2/
Principal Double Bass, Royal Ballet Sinfonia (London)
Sub-Principal Viola (No 2 playing principal as required)
The Royal Ballet Sinfonia is London based and guarantees 35 weeks of employment each year. In addition to performing with BRB in the UK and abroad, it undertakes regular recordings and concerts. Recent engagements have included visits to China, Hong Kong, Dublin, Munich and the Royal Opera House.
Applications to be made in writing with full CV and telephone number to:
Andrew Bentley, Orchestra Manager, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Thorp Street, Birmingham B5 4AU or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Monday 30th July
Auditions will take place in London on 5th September 2012 for Sub Principal Viola and 7th September 2012 for Principal Bass
Principal Double Bass (No 3), Royal Opera House (London)
We invite applications from outstanding players with considerable relevant experience, ideally with an opera or ballet orchestra. The successful candidate will be a musician of the highest calibre who is self-motivated, reliable and versatile with the ability to work under pressure as part of an established team.
The terms and conditions of employment for this position offer a considerable amount of flexibility in workload and schedule.
For a full job description and an application form please visit: http://recruitment.roh.org.uk/vacancyView.php?requirementId=1025
Closing Date: 10am, Monday 9th July
Section Leader: Timpani, Ulster Orchestra (Belfast)
The Ulster Orchestra seeks applications to succeed our Principal Timpanist, David Openshaw, who has been in the position for 40 years.
Auditions to be held in London on 21 & 22 August 2012 and in Belfast on 27 August 2012.
For more information please go to http://www.ulsterorchestra.com/aboutus/job_vacancies.php
Closing Date: Monday 23rd July
Principal 1st Violin (No.4), Opera North (Leeds)
The Orchestra of Opera North is looking for an experienced musician to fill the position of Principal 1st Violin (No. 4). Knowledge of the operatic repertoire would be an advantage.
For more information on how to apply please go to http://www.operanorth.co.uk/about/work-for-us/
Closing Date: Midday, Friday 6th July
Auditions will be held in Leeds in July 2012