Vacancies

Gewandhausorchester
Andris Nelsons, designated Gewandhauskapellmeister
Ulf Schirmer, General Music Director, Oper Leipzig
Kurt Masur († 2015) and Herbert Blomstedt, Conductors Laureate
Gotthold Schwarz, Thomaskantor

Vacant positions

The Gewandhausorchester, at home in the Gewandhaus zu Leipzig, the Oper Leipzig and the Thomaskirche, is looking to appoint to the following positions:

Principal 2nd Violin

sitting first position in the Oper Leipzig and Thomaskirche
Audition on 08/09 May 2017

2nd Violin tutti

(from October 2017)
Audition on 29/30 May 2017

1st Principal Viola

Audition on 06/07 June 2017

Principal Viola

sitting first position in the Oper Leipzig and Thomaskirche
Audition on 24/25 April 2017

Viola tutti

(from January 2018)
Audition on 03/04 April 2017

Assistant Principal Violoncello

Audition on 30/31 January/1 February 2017

Principal Double Bass

sitting first position in the Oper Leipzig and Thomaskirche
Audition on 23/24 January 2017

1st Principal Bassoon

Audition on 02/03 May 2017

50% Tuba

with obligation to play B-flat tuba and cimbasso
(starting season 2017/18)
Audition on 15/16 May 2017

Principal Percussion

(from May 2018)
Audition on 3/4 February 2017

Disabled candidates

Disabled candidates will be considered preferentially in the case of appropriate aptitude. Remuneration in accordance with the Gewandhausorchester collective contract.

Applications

Please submit your application via www.muv.ac
Please address any enquiries to orchesterinspektor@gewandhaus.de

Contact

Tatjana Urban
Orchesterinspektorin

Phone +49 341 1270 301
Fax +49 341 1270 405
Mail tatjana.urban@gewandhaus.de

Gewandhaus zu Leipzig
Orchesterbüro
Augustusplatz 8
04109 Leipzig