Vacancies

Vacancies

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.

Tutti viola

The deadline for applications has now passed.
Auditions: 27 August
Appointment: As soon as possible

After an assessment of all the applications and submitted videos, the selected candidates will be invited to audition at the Grieg Hall in Bergen on 27 August 2021.

For candidates invited to the audition:

Programme:

• First movement with cadenza from the Stamlitz Concerto in D major op. 1 or the Hoffmeister Concerto in D major.
• First movement with cadenza from Bartok, Hindemith or Walton concertos
Orchestra excerpts can be downloaded HERE
Chamber music can be downloaded HERE
• Interview

For more information about the position, please contact Aslak Bjørge Hermstad, tel. (+47) 55 21 62 68 or by email: aslak@harmonien.no. All communication with candidates will be by email.

Principal Oboe

The Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra is seeking a top-level principal oboist. Your responsibilities in this role include artistic leadership, planning, and management of assignments within the oboe group. Good leadership qualities and cooperation are assumed for this position.

The deadline for applications has now passed
Auditions: 3 Sepember
Appointment: As soon as possible

After an assessment of all the applications and submitted videos, the selected candidates will be invited to audition at the Grieg Hall in Bergen on 3 September 2021.

For candidates invited to the audition:

Programme:

Mozart, Concerto for oboe, 1st movement
Orchestra excerpts and chamber music can be downloaded HERE
Interview

For more information about the position, please contact Aslak Bjørge Hermstad, tel. (+47) 55 21 62 68 or by email: aslak@harmonien.no. All communication with candidates will be by email.

If you have been invited to apply for the position and wish to do so, please complete the below application form.

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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.

Please complete the application form below, clearly stating for which vacancy you would like to apply.

Should you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact Auditions Coordinator Aslak Bjørge Hermstad on +47 55 21 62 68 or audition@harmonien.no

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