Viola - Tutti

Announcement for the following vacancy:


TUTTI - Gross monthly salary of 1.306.37€ (Includes basic salary + instrument maintenance, garment and recording allowance + food allowance)


Job availability: one year, with the beginning in April 2021 on date  to be arranged between the parties, with the possibility of renewal for equal periods.


Auditions location & dates: Faro (Portugal), 16th March 2021, 10.00am

Closing date for application: 08th February 2021


Closing date  be informed of the result for the pre-selection: 14th February 2021

Closing date for confirmation of attendance at the audition for the Candidates chosen in the pré-selection: 10th March2021


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:

1st andament with cadence of the concert de Hoffmeister (from bar 34 to bar 90) ou de Stamitz ( from bar 72 to bar 137)

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.


W.A. Mozart

Symphony No. 35

Allegro com spirito



F. Mendelssohn

A Midsummer Night’s Dream



L. Beethoven

Symphony Nº 5

Andante con moto: from beginning until bar 10

from bar 23 to bar 37

from bar 98 to bar 106


The Application should be formalised by e-mail to the following address:

(No phonecalls accepted)



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”.


Further details:

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.


Concerto & orchestral excerpts for the in-person audition in attachment.


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