Opera chorus singers 2017/2018

Singers for the Opera Chorus, season 2017/2018

The Göteborg Opera Chorus currently has vacancies for one contralto (permanent contract commencing 1 July 2017), one alto and one high soprano (both contracts from 1 July 2017 – 30 June 2018 with potential to extend). We are also looking for additional substitute singers in the above voices.

Last day for application is 24 February 2017

The chorus consists of 46 professional singers and is committed in most of our opera productions as well as in concerts. Members of the chorus are regularly used for smaller solo parts and are occasionally given the opportunity to cover lead roles. We consider drama and movement to be important elements of the chorus’ work.

The Göteborg Opera Chorus currently has vacancies for one contralto (permanent contract commencing 1 July 2017), one alto and one high soprano (both contracts from 1 July 2017 – 30 June 2018 with potential to extend). We are also looking for additional substitute singers in the above voices.

Qualifications required:

  • Higher education from Music or Opera Academy or equivalent.
  • It’s considered a merit if you have stage experience from musical theatre.

The audition will take place on 27 March, 2017.

Selected candidates will receive information about the audition no later then 13 March. Detailed information on the audition procedure is sent to those who are called.

We would like you to prepare:

  • Two arias of your choice. Attach the sheet music to the application as a pdf or send by mail (see below for address)
  • Ensemble piece (Download the excerpt as a PDF. This excerpt will also be sent to you when you receive the invitation for the audition)

Last day for application is 24 February 2017. Please note that we only accept applications through recruit system MyNetwork (see below for link).

If you choose to send the sheet music by mail, send to: 

Saga Stokholm
GöteborgsOperan
Christina Nilssons gata
411 04 Göteborg

To apply

Please note that we only accept applications through our recruitment system MyNetwork.

Click here to leave your application via myNetwork


For further information please contact

Martin Nagashima Toft
Chorus Master
tel: +46 (0)31-10 80 82

Lena Vedin-Almung
Administrative Manager of the Chorus
tel: +46 (0)31-10 80 91

Lisbeth Pettersson
Union representative SYMF 
tel: +46 (0)31-10 80 00

Contact us

Christina Nilssons Gata, 411 04 Göteborg
Telephone (switch) 031–10 80 00
Ticket office & Restaurant 031–13 13 00

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