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Audition for the position of viola tutti player (Trial period from January 1, 2020)

Set audition repertoire:


a) Videorecording: 
K. Stamic:
Concerto for Viola op. 1 - 1st movement
- without piano ouverture; starting 2 bars before viola enters up to bar 147 + candenza
- you may play the piece without a piano accompaniment
- in mp4 or avi formats;
- to be sent per service www.wetransfer.com or www.uschovna.cz

b) for 1st round (anonymous):
K. Stamic: Concerto for Viola op.1, - 1st movement (entire movement with cadenza)
and orchestral excerpts: G. Mahler: Andante from Symphony No. 10 (selected spot)
                                        B. Smetana – Vyšehrad, Blaník

c) for 2nd round: one of following pieces (applicant´s choice)
B. Bartók: Concerto for Viola - 1st movement
B. Martinů: Rhapsody - concerto for viola
W. Watson: Concerto for Viola

and orchestral excerpts:
L. van Beethoven:   Symphony No. 5 - 2nd movement
L. van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 - 2nd movement
P. I. Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 - 1st movement
D. Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 - 1st movement
B. Smetana: From Bohemia's Woods and Fields
A. Dvořák: Symphony No. 8 - 1st movement
L. Janáček: Sinfonietta - 2nd and 3rd movements
J. Strauss: Don Juan

Orchestral excerpts will be attached to an invitation letter (after the application closing date).

Audition date: September 26 and 27, 2019.

Please, complete the application form and send your structured/itemised CV and photo, copy of diploma and the requested recording (.mp4 or .avi) to audition(zavinac)czechphilharmonic.cz

Applications closing date: August 10, 2019