Vacancies

Vacancies of the management:

Orchesterwart/in (part-time)


orchestra jobs:

1. Konzertmeister/in

employment to begin immediately, special contract

compulsory works: one Mozart concerto (KV 216, 218 or 219) and one major violin concerto of own choice
auditions*
A-round: 27.06.18, 10 Uhr
B-round: 06.07.18, 19 Uhr

Further information about the audition

1st Violin (tutti)

employment to begin immediately, part-time contract (50%)
compulsory works: Mozart concert (either KV 216, 218 or 219) and one romantic concerto of own choice.
audition: to be announced



Solo-Trombone

employment to begin immediately
compulsory work: »Concertino« op. 4 by F. David 1st and 2nd movement.
auditions *
A-round: 25. Apr 18, 10 am
B-round: 26. Apr 18, 10 am

Further information about the audition

Bassoon (principal)

employment to begin immediately
compulsory work: Mozart, Bassoon Concerto in B-flat major KV 191; Saint-Saëns, Bassoon Sonata op. 168 1st and 2nd movement
audition: to be announced *

Contrabassoon

employment to begin 01.12.18, with bassoon
extra payment "Tätigkeitszulage 2"
compulsory work: »Blattgroteske« by Ratko Delorko and 2nd movement from Concerto for bassoon b flat major by W.A. Mozart
audition: 10. Oct 18, 10 a.m. *

Principal Double Bass (coordinated)

employment to begin immediately
extra payment “TVK Tätigkeitszulage 1”
compulsory works: First and second movement of a classical concerto with cadenzas as well as first and second movement of a romantic concert.
audition: to be announced *

Double Bass (tutti)

employment to begin immediately, part-time contract
Compulsory work: 1. round: a classical concerto; orchestra excerpts possible › 2. round: one romantic concerto of own choice; orchestra excerpts possible › 3. round: orchestra excerpts.
audition: 21 June 18, 10 am *

Viola (associate principal)

employment to begin immediately
compulsory work: Concerts of Stamitz or Hoffmeister as well as one concerto of own choice. (Bartók, Hindemith, Walton each completely).
audition: to be announced *

Viola (principal)

employment to begin immediately, special contract
compulsory work: Concerts of Stamitz or Hoffmeister as well as one concerto of own choice. (Bartók, Hindemith, Walton each completely).
audition *
A-round: 23. Mai 18, 2 pm
B-round: 24. Mai 18, 10 am

Further information about the audition

* Payment: company-based tariff agreement (above the agreed pay scale). Candidates who are shortlisted for an audition will receive a written invitation and detailed information about the audition requirements.


Vacancies of the Academy in the season 2018/2019:

violin (2)

Probespieltermin: 28.04.18, 10 Uhr
Bewerbungsfrist: So. 25.03.18

viola (1)

Probespieltermin: 19.05.18, 10 Uhr
Bewerbungsfrist: Fr. 13.04.18

violoncello (1)

Probespieltermin: 04.06.18, 14 Uhr
Bewerbungsfrist:
Mo. 30.04.18

double bass (1)

Probespieltermin: 13.06.18, 13 Uhr
Bewerbungsfrist: Mi. 09.05.18

percussion (1)

Probespieltermin: 29.05.18, 11 Uhr
Bewerbungsfrist:
Mo. 23.04.18

Flute with piccolo

Probespieltermin: 17.05.18, 10 Uhr
Bewerbungsfrist: 13.04.18

Über die Ausbildung

Die 22-monatige Ausbildung umfasst die Mitwirkung bei Proben, Konzerten, Opern und ggf. Kinderopern des Gürzenich-Orchesters, ggf. Teilnahme an Tourneen, Kammermusik, mentales Coaching, Physiocoaching, Unterricht bei Mitgliedern des Orchesters, Probespieltrainings.

Monatliche Ausbildungsvergütung: 900.-€ brutto
Monatliches Stipendium: 75.-€ netto

more information

Bewerbungsvoraussetzungen

Bewerber sollten zwischen 18 und 27 Jahren alt sein.
Deutsche Sprachkenntnisse Niveau A2/B1 erwünscht
Instrumentenversicherungsnachweis
Immatrikulationsbescheinigung

Die Teilnahme am Probespiel erfolgt nur nach vorheriger Einladung.

Ihre Bewerbung mit tabellarischem Lebenslauf, Foto und Immatr.bescheinigung senden Sie bitte per Post an: Orchesterakademie des Gürzenich-Orchesters Köln e.V., Bischofsgartenstr.1,  50667 Köln.

Bitte beachten Sie die Fristen!


Application

The city of Cologne strives to employ a higher proportion of women in management positions and under-represented occupations. Therefore, women are especially invited to apply. Severely handicapped persons with equal qualifications and aptitudes are given preference. Part-time employment is welcomed. The department endeavours to comply with the wishes of applicants.

Application documents

+ curriculum vitae
+ certificates/ reports

Please do not send audio material.

Please direct your application to:

Gürzenich-Orchester Köln
Verwaltung
Bischofsgartenstr. 1
50667 Köln

Please direct your application for the Academy of the orchestra to:

Orchesterakademie des Gürzenich-Orchesters
c/o Gürzenich-Orchester Köln
Bischofsgartenstrasse 1
50667 Köln

Only postal applications are taken into consideration.