Vacancies

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

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:

1st Violin tutti

Audition on 04/05 June 2018

Principal 2nd Violin

playing predominantly principal in Oper Leipzig and Thomaskirche
Audition on 11/12 December 2017

2nd Violin tutti

Audition on 20/21 March 2018

Principal Viola

playing predominantly principal in Oper Leipzig and Thomaskirche
Audition on 08/09 January 2018

Viola tutti

Audition on 26/27 March 2018

1st Principal Violoncello

Audition on 12/13 March 2018

Principal Double Bass

playing predominantly principal in Oper Leipzig and Thomaskirche
Audition on 08/09 May 2018

Double Bass tutti

Audition on 22/23 January 2018

1st Principal Oboe

Audition on 26/27 February 2018

Principal Bass Trombone

with obligation to play contrabass trombone
Audition on 28/29 May 2018

50% Tuba

with obligation to play B-flat tuba and cimbasso
Audition on 18/19 June 2018

Principal Percussion

(from May 2018)
Audition on 16 October 2017 and 16 January 2018

Remuneration

Remuneration in accordance with the Gewandhausorchester collective contract.

Disabled candidates

Disabled candidates will be considered preferentially in the case of appropriate aptitude.

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