Announcement for the following vacancy:
Soloist a: Gross monthly salary of 1.682.32€ (Includes basic salary + instrument maintenance, garment and recording allowance + food allowance)
Job availability: one year, with the beginning in February 2021 on date to be arranged between the parties, with the possibility of renewal for equal periods.
Auditions location & dates: Faro (Portugal), January 19th 2021, 10.00am (Postponed, subject to rescheduling)
Closing date for application: December 15th 2020
Closing date be informed of the result for the pre-selection: 20th December 2020
Closing date for confirmation of attendance at the audition for the Candidates chosen in the pré-selection: 15th January 2021
Applications will be subject to a pre-selection, based on detailed Curriculum Vitae analysis and video recording.
The videos must be recorded in a single take, presenting good sound and image quality, and may be sent as an attachment or through a private link, within a format that allows their reproduction by OCS digital devices, with the following repertoire:
J. Haydn - Trumpet Concerto (1º andamento, C.37 ao C.117)
With or without piano, staying at the candidate's discretion. Note: the fact that it is without a piano is neither decisive nor eliminating any candidate.
Bizet - Carmen suite N.1
Schumann - Symphony N.2
Beethoven - Symphony N.5 (1º e 2º andamento/movement)
Stravinsky - Pulcinella (apenas/only Nº5 Toccata)
Stravinsky - História do Soldado/ (Marcha do Soldado e Marcha Real)/ Soldier'sTale/ (Soldier's March and Royal March)
Moussorgsky arr. Ravel - Quadros de uma exposição (Promenade e Samuel Goldenberg und Schmuyle)/ Picures at and Exhibition (Promenade and Samuel Goldenberg und Schmuyle)
The Application should be formalised by e-mail to the following address:
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (No phonecalls accepted)
Concerto & Orchestral Excerpts for in-person audition
1º andamento (c. 37 ao c.117)/1st movement (bar. 37 until bar. 117)
Carmen Suite N. 1
Symphony N. 2
Symphony N. 5
Symphony N. 38
Etudes Transcendantes N. 2
Leonore N. 2
Leonore N. 3
Histoire du Soldat
Serenade N. 9
Symphony N. 2
Pini di Roma
The Swan Lake
Tableaux d’une Exposition
American in Paris
Symphony N. 5
Piano Concerto in G
Chamber Symphony N. 2
Tuning will be done inside audition hall.
OCS will supply a pianist for the 1ª round of the audition.
1ª and 2ª round will be performance “behind curtain”.
The Orquestra Clássica do Sul, born in September 2013 from the restructure of the Orquestra do Algarve, with the purpose of consolidating its implementation in the Algarve and Andalusia (Spain) regions and extend its activity to the regions of Alentejo and Setúbal.
The Orquestra Clássica do Sul is located in Faro, on the southern coast of Portugal.
Travel, lodging and local transportation expenses are of the candidate’s sole responsibility.
The order for each candidate shall be selected before the beginning of the audition.
All candidates must arrive 30 minutes before the audition time.
The Orchestra reserves the right to leave available positions unfilled.
Orchestral Excerpts to download