Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra is an internationally renowned symphony orchestra with a rich history which spans over more than 250 years. Under the direction of Chief Conductor Edward Gardner, the orchestra has a busy concert schedule, a substantial outreach programme and strong international presence through tours, recordings and the concert streaming service BergenPhiLive. The orchestra is owned by Musikkselskapet Harmonien, which also runs Bergen Philharmonic Chorus and Bergen Philharmonic Youth Orchestra.

1st Principal Cello

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra is looking for a cellist at a high international instrumental level with good leadership skills to lead our cello section. The section consists of a 1st, a 2nd and a 3rd principal, an assistant group leader and 7 tutti cellists.

Closing date 11 March 2018
Audition date 13 April 2018
Starting date 1 May 2018

Salary (with ten years' professional experience): NOK 645 720

Qualified candidates will be invited to participate the audition.

Audition repertoire

Interview after the last round of auditions

Please send your application letter and CV to marked "Principal Cello", including names and contact details of two references (1 colleague and 1 superior).

Please do not hesitate to contact Auditions Coordinator Michiel Westhof at tel. +47 55 21 62 68 or should you have any queries.

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