Principal Flute

Principal Flute

Audition 9–10 September 2019

Deadline for application 1 September 2019

The Göteborg Opera is looking for a Principal Flute.

The Göteborg Opera’s vision is to be one of the leading opera houses in Northern Europe. We are a modern, innovative opera house that distinguishes itself with professionalism and commitment to the arts. We have a broad repertoire of operas, dances and musicals and are an important player in the development of the region. GöteborgsOperan AB is a wholly state-owned company employing around 500 people each year. In total around 300 shows are staged per year for around 250,000 visitors on the Main Stage, the Small Stage and throughout the Västra Götaland region. We have a turnover of around SEK 380 million of which around 30% is from our own finances. The Göteborg Opera is a diverse workplace with roughly the same number of male and female employees. The orchestra consists of 86 musicians and their musical director is Henrik Schaefer.

Auditions: Monday 9 & Tuesday 10 September 2019.

Compulsory pieces:

  • Mozart: Concerto in G-major or D-major 1st and 2nd movement
  • Jaques Ibert: "Píece pour flûte seule"
  • Orchestra excerpts and ensemble audition.
    Download the excerpts as a pdf

Deadline for applicaion: 1 September 2019. 

Please note that you only have to fill in personal information, previous employment and education.

Apply for the position here

For more information contact:

Jan Söderberg
Orchestra administration

Erik Mattisson
Union representative
mob. +46 705 983 601

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