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Open vacancies

Welcome to apply to our orchestra!
Please note the following
▪ Our auditions are open to all nationalities.
▪ We will not accept video or any sorts of virtual applications. All the candidates must be present at the audition.
▪ Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra will not provide any compensation for travel or accommodation expenses.
▪ Please look for more information about the orchestra and its season schedule on our website. Other useful sources of information are the websites of Tampere Hall (where the orchestra rehearses and performs) and the city of Tampere

» Tampere Hall

» City of Tampere

Principal Cello (sitting #2, with obligation to lead)

Monthly salary (12 months per year) 2908,67 € - 3141,37 € including 12 % recording compensation.

Date of employment: January 1st or as agreed
Audition: Monday November 10th 2014 at 11 am
Application time: may 23rd to October 22nd 2014

The requirements for the audition:
• Haydn: Cello Concerto no 2 D Major, 1st and 2nd movement with cadenzas
• 1st movement and the cadenza of a romantic concerto of your choosing
• Orchestral and chamber music excerpts, published 1.9. on this web site

Apply by filling the e-form below.

» Please, send us your application here

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Assistant Principal Timpani (with obligation to lead and to play percussions)

Monthly salary (12 months per year) 2760,68 € - 2981,72 € including 12 % recording compensation.

Date of employment October 1st 2014 or as agreed.

Audition: Monday September 1st 1.30pm at Tampere Hall (Tampere-talo). Applicants passing the first day will continue the audition with the orchestra on Tuesday September 2nd. Required works will be published by August 15th.

Application time: 23.5.-10.8.2014 (note, the application period closes August 10th at 11.59 PM Finnish time).

All applicants must fill the e-form within the application period. The e-form can be found from the link below.

» Please, send us your application here


The orchestra will invite a number of applicants to the audition based on a pre-screening DVD by Augut 15th.

The DVD must be delivered to Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra by August 10th.

The address of the orchestra is:
Tampere Filharmonia
Yliopistonkatu 55
33100 Tampere
Finland

On the DVD should be a video recording of all the works required. The required works can be found from the link below.

» Works for pre-screening DVD


The video recording must be shot with one camera from front of the musician. The instruments and the musician must be seen on the video all times. Works played with timpani must be taken with one shot and the works played with snare drum, xylophone and marimba with another.

Post editing of the video or the audio track is forbidden.

The applicants name must be indicated clearly in writing in both, the case and the disc.

The applicant is required to check, that the DVD works fluently with different kinds of computers (PC).

The orchestra will inform the applicants by August 15th if they are invited to the audition or not.




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Temporary Viola (tutti) (6.10.2014-3.6.2015)

Monthly salary (12 months per year) 2413,71 € - 2606,81 € including 12 % recording compensation.

The audition will be held on Monday September 8th 2014 at 11 a.m. in Tampere Hall.

The requirements for the audition:
• Hoffmeister or Stamitz viola concerto, 1st movement and cadenza
• An orchestral work of your choosing
• Orchestral and chamber music excerpts (published on this website 2 weeks before the audition)

Application time: May 23rd to August 17th 2014.

Apply by filling the e-form below.

» Please, send us your application here

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For further information

please contact Deputy General Manager (temp.) Mr Lauri Lehtonen
email: lauri.lehtonen@tampere.fi



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