Vacancies

Vacancies of the management:

Assistance of conductor and GMD


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: 12. Feb 19, 10 am
B-round: 22. Feb 19, 6 pm

1st Violin (tutti)

employment to begin immediately, one for 50% and one for 100%
compulsory works: Mozart concert (either KV 216, 218 or 219) and one romantic concerto of own choice.
audition: 19. Dec 18, 10 am *

2nd Violin voice leader

employment to begin immediately, extra payment "Tätigkeitszulage 1", reduction of duty
compulsory works: Mozart concert (either KV 216, 218 or 219) and one romantic concerto of own choice.
audition *
A-Round: 07. Feb 19, 6 pm
B-Round: 08. Feb 19, 6 pm

Solo-Trombone

employment to begin immediately
compulsory work: »Concertino« op. 4 by F. David 1st and 2nd movement
Audition: will be announced *

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 *
A-Round: 31. Jan 19, 6 pm
B-Round: 06. Feb 19, 7 pm

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: 15.11.18, 6 pm *

Double Bass (tutti)

employment to begin immediately, part-time contract (50%)
assignment mainly in concerts
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: 17. Jan 19, 6 pm *
Applications for this position only via muv.ac/de

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 *
A-Round: 31. Jan 19, 10 am
B-Round: 06. Feb 19, 5:30 pm

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: 31. Jan 19, 10 am
B-Round: 06. Feb 19, 5:30 pm

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:

violoncello (1)

Audition: 24.09.18, 14 Uhr
Application deadline
: Fr. 31.08.18

Violin (1)

Audition: 15.10.18, 10:30 am

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

- abgeschlossenes Studium (mindestens Bachelor)
- Altersgrenze: 27 Jahre zu Beginn der Ausbildung
- Instrumentenversicherungsnachweis
- Immatrikulationsbescheinigung

Die Teilnahme am Probespiel erfolgt nur nach vorheriger Einladung.

Bewerbungen für die Orchesterakademie bitte nur online über muv.ac/de.


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