AUDITION FOR THE VACANCY OF PRINCIPAL CLARINET POSITION

Artistic Director of State Chamber orchestra Sinfonietta Rīga Normunds Šnē calls for applications to the audition for the vacancy of PRINCIPAL CLARINET position. The repertoire for the audition, excerpts from orchestral literature (with the exception of musical pieces for solo play) and application form can be downloaded here:

STATUTE OF THE COMPETITION

APPLICATION FORM

REPERTOIRE OF THE COMPETITION

 

Sheet music

L. Van Beethoven – Symphony in F No. 6 Op. 68, Part I [K] – bar 492

L. Van Beethoven – Symphony in F No. 8 Op. 93, Part III, bar 48 – bar 77 (trio)

F. Mendelssohn – Overture in E Op. 21 “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, Scherzo - from the beginning until [B]

I.Stravinsky – Opera “L'Histoire du soldat », Danse du Diable – from the beginning until [4]

A. Schoenberg – Chamber symphony No. 1 in E Op.9, [23] – [32], from the bar 3 before [108] until the end

M. Lindberg – “Arena 2” (for chamber orchestra), [49] – [70], [274] – [306]

A. Schoenberg – Chamber symphony No. 1 in E Op.9, [27] – [38], from the bar 5 after [86] until [99]

J. Adamss – Chamber symphony, Part I (see score attached)

 

Audition place and time

13 January 2020 from 10 a.m.​

Riga, Ģenerāļa Radziņa krastamala 3, Spīķeri Concert Hall

 

Document submission

until 30 December 2019 (including)

The filled in application form, CV (indicating the possibility to obtain recommendations from the previous employers), motivation letter and copies of documents confirming education (or further education if available) can be submitted by one of the following means:

 

by e-mail

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to gints@sinfoniettariga.lv

 

by mail

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addressed to “Sinfonietta Riga PRINCIPAL CLARINET AUDITION”, Maskavas street 4, Riga, Latvia, LV-1050 (postmarked no later than 30 December 2019)

 

or in person

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to the office manager of VSIA “Latvijas Koncerti”, Riga, Maskavas street 4, on working days from 10 a.m. to 4. p.m.

Ph. +371 67205485

 

For more details, contact:

Mr. Gints Ozoliņš

Ph. +371 67215018

E-mail: gints@sinfoniettariga.lv

 

W. A. Mozart - Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter"
F. Mendellsohn - Symphony No. 3
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