Section Principal Trumpet
BBC Philharmonic is hiring a Section Principal Trumpet.
– To sit as Section Principal Trumpet, demonstrating outstanding solo and orchestral playing abilities – to play trumpet, doubling on Natural, Cornet, Flugelhorn, Piccolo or Rotary Trumpet as required.
– To lead and manage the Trumpet section, fostering a supportive environment and taking responsibility for the performance and welfare of the section along with the Orchestra Manager.
– To support and develop positive working relationships with conductors, freelancers and all members of the orchestra.
– To play a key role in the life of the BBC Philharmonic – to be a passionate team player with a commitment to maintain and enhance the reputation of the orchestra.
Are you the right candidate?
Applicants should aim to meet a majority of the following criteria:
– Outstanding professional orchestral and solo playing abilities.
– Knowledge, passion and appreciation of the range of repertoire performed by the BBC Philharmonic.
– Ability to lead, motivate and work collaboratively – to provide artistic direction and to inspire members of the section and orchestra.
– Leadership: ability to provide constructive musical feedback to colleagues, deal with sensitive issues and establish high standards of musical performance.
– Interpersonal skills: ability to contribute as part of a diverse team and to support colleagues, conductors and freelancers.
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