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Assistant Principal Second Violin

Bilkent Symphony Orchestra

Announce for international audition;

Assistant Principal Second Violin

The Bilkent Symphony Orchestra (BSO), founded in 1993, is a Turkish symphony orchestra based in Ankara. Its principal performing venue is Bilkent Concert Hall.

The BSO regularly participates in events of national and international importance, BSO itself numbers 63 musicians, is the first private, permanent academic-artistic classical music ensemble in Turkey.

With concert seasons of 40 events since 1993, recordings released by EMI, NAXOS and national -international tours, BSO collaborates with renowned soloists and conductors.

Conditions and benefits: Obligations include orchestra duty as well as active teaching at Bilkent University, Faculty of Music and Performing Arts. Benefits include full pay of competitive salaries covering renewable contract terms of 11 months with a maximum 230 service days, furnished apartments in university campus only for foreign citizens, full social security and health insurance.

Requirements: Bilkent Symphony Orchestra welcomes applications from experienced professional musicians who hold degrees from an institute of higher education of international repute.

Audition will take place on November 30, 2018.

Applications and audition: Interested applicants should send a resume and DVD recording no later than September 15, 2018 to:

Bilkent University

Bilkent Symphony Orchestra

06800, Bilkent – Ankara, TURKEY

Set of works for DVD recording and live auditions:

DVD recording:

– First movement (with cadenza) of one of the following Mozart

concerti: No.3 K.216, No.4 K. 218, No.5 K. 219

OR

– First movement (with cadenza) of one of the following concerti:

Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Sibelius, Tchaikovsky

 

Live auditions:

– First movement (with cadenza) of one of the following Mozart

concerti: No.3 K.216, No.4 K. 218, No.5 K. 219

OR

– First movement (with cadenza) of one of the following concerti:

Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Sibelius, Tchaikovsky

Orchestral Excerpts:

STRAUSS: Don Juan – from the beginning to 13 after letter C

BRAHMS: Symphony No.4 Mvt. III from the beginning to after letter B

DEBUSSY: La Mer – No.2, Jeux de vagues – from measure 13, 6 measures after 38

MAHLER: Symphony No.1 from measure 16 to 19

MOZART: Symphony No. 39 Mvt. IV, from beginning to measure 41

SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 2 Mvt. II, from beginning to measure 49

STRAVINSKY: Apollon Musagéte – Coda: from measure 71 to 86

BSO will cover accommodation and accompaniment at Bilkent for those applicants invited for live auditions.

Detailed information and application at:

www.bso.bilkent.edu.tr

Address: Bilkent Symphony Orchestra

06800 Bilkent Ankara Turkey

E-Mail bso@bilkent.edu.tr

Phone +90 312 290 2282 (EET / GMT+2)

Fax +90 312 266 4139