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Principal Horn

Bilkent Symphony Orchestra

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Principal Horn

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 with international faculty, 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 15, 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:

– Mozart Horn Concerto No.4 E-flat major – 1st movement (without cadenza)

OR

– R. Strauss Horn Concerto No1 E-flat major – 1st movement

 

Live auditions:

– Mozart Horn Concerto No.4 E-flat major – 1st movement (without cadenza)

OR

– R. Strauss Horn Concerto No1 E-flat major – 1st movement

 

Orchestral Excerpts:

Orchestral excerpts will be sent via e-mail to all applicants.

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