The BBC Symphony Orchestra is hiring for the role of Principal Viola.
To be successful in this role, you will need:
– Excellent professional orchestral and solo playing abilities.
– Knowledge of the range of repertoire of the BBC Symphony Orchestra.
– Ability to both lead and work collaboratively to inspire and contribute to performances that meet the highest musical standards by providing artistic direction and by motivating members of the section.
– Effective people and performance management skills, including the ability to give constructive feedback, deal with sensitive issues and to make difficult decisions.
– Good interpersonal skills and the ability to establish and develop harmonious working relationships with a diverse range of people
– Demonstrates commitment to maintain the reputation of the Orchestra.
First movement of either Walton or Bartok Concertos, or Hindemith “Der Schwanendreher”, plus a contrasting piece of your own choosing.
Dates: 22 - 28th February 2022 (to be confirmed)
Orchestral excerpts will be sent with audition invitations.
See link below for further details.