Auditions

Concertmaster

 

The position starts in October 2018 or upon the winning candidate’s earliest availability

 

Possible Additional Position:
In the event that a member from the orchestra is chosen for the Concertmaster position, an audition for a Tutti position in the first or second violin section will open (likely October 2018) for one year with an option for an additional year.

The position will be announced by the end of July 2018

 

Audition Dates:

Stage 1 (behind a screen):

  1. Sunday, July 22,2018, 13:30
  2. Monday, July 23,2018, 13:30
  3. Optional: Friday, July 20, 2018, 10:00

 

Stage 2:

  1. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, 10:00

 

Stage 3:

  1. Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 10:30
  2. Optional: Thursday, July 26, 2018, 10:30

 

Audition Repertoire: will be published soon

 

Application deadline: Registration has ended

 

Candidates should apply by e-mail to Netta Pniny (netta@ipo.co.il), by sending the following:

  1. Detailed C.V. in English
  2. Completed application form: download here

In the subject line, please write: Concertmaster

  • Only qualified candidates will be invited to audition.
  • Times and dates will be confirmed as soon as possible after the application deadline.
  • The auditions will take place in Tel-Aviv, Israel
  • Candidates who advance to the final stage will be reimbursed for their flight

 

 

2nd Violin (Tutti)

 

One position: Starting in October 2018, or the winning candidate’s earliest availability.

1-2 substitute positions: Starting in October 2018 until July 2019, or the winning candidate’s earliest availability with an option for an additional 10 month.

Audition date:

  1. 1st stage (behind a screen):

Tuesday, May 22,2018, 10 a.m

Optional: Monday, May 21, 2018, 13:30 p.m

 

  1. 2nd stage:

Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 13:30 p.m

Audition Repertoire:

  1. Mozart Concerto (nos: 3, 4, 5), first movement with Cadenza
  2. Romantic Concerto: first movement with Cadenza
  3.  Orchestral Excerpts: Download here

Candidates who downloaded the excerpt book on iOS, please note that there was a technical error which has been corrected.

Please re-download the updated books.

 

Application deadline: Registration has ended

 

Candidates should apply by e-mail to Netta Pniny (netta@ipo.co.il), by sending the following:

  1. Detailed C.V. in English
  2. Completed application form: download here

In the subject line please write: 2nd violin (Tutti)

  • Only qualified candidates will be invited to audition.
  • Times and dates will be confirmed as soon as possible after the application deadline.
  • The auditions will take place in Tel-Aviv, Israel.

 

 

 

Horn (Low)

Starting in October 2018, or the winning candidate’s earliest availability

Audition date:

  1. 1st stage (behind a screen): Monday, May 14,2018, 10:00 a.m

 

  1. 2nd stage: Tuesday, May 15, 2018, 17:00 p.m

Audition repertoire:

The excerpts book will be available for downloading soon

Application deadline: Registration has ended

– Solo
Neuling Bagatelle

Mozart Concerto No. 3 (1st movement)

 

 

– 2nd HornCandidates are requested to apply by e-mail to: Netta Pniny netta@ipo.co.il., by sending the following:

    1. Detailed C.V. in English
    2. Application file: download here
  • In the subject please write: Horn (low)
  • Only qualified candidates will be invited to audition.
  • Times and dates will be confirmed as soon as possible after the application deadline.
  • The auditions will take place in Tel-Aviv, Israel.

 

 

Flute (Principal)

 

Starting in October 2018, or the winning candidate’s earliest availability

Audition date:

  1. 1st stage (behind a screen): Tuesday, July 10,2018, 5 p.m

Optional: Monday, July 9, 2018, 5 p.m

 

  1. 2nd stage: Wednesday, July 11, 2018,  5m

 

  1. 3rd stage: Thursday, July 12, 2018,  10 a.m

 

Solo Pieces:

Mozart – Concerto in G or D (with cadenzas)

Debussy – Syrinx

Orchestral Excerpts:

Bach – St. Matthew’s Passion

Beethoven – Leonore Overture No. 3

Beethoven – Symphony No. 3

Bizet – Entr’acte from Carmen
Brahms – Symphony No. 1

Brahms – Symphony No. 4

Debussy – Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune

Dvořák – Symphony No. 8

Hindemith – Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Weber

Mahler – Symphony No. 9

Mendelssohn – Scherzo from “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

Prokofiev – Peter and the Wolf

Ravel – Daphnis et Chloé
Saint-Saëns – “Voliere”

Strauss – Symphonia Domestica, Op. 53

Strauss – Der Rosenkavalier

Stravinsky – Petrushka

Tchaikovsky – Romeo and Juliet

 

Application deadline: April 1, 2018

Candidates who advance to the final stage will be reimbursed for their flight

 

Candidates should apply by e-mail to: Netta Pniny  netta@ipo.co.il., by sending the following:

  1. Detailed C.V. in English
  2. Application file: download here
  • In the subject please write: Flute (Principal)
  • Only qualified candidates will be invited to audition.
  • Times and dates will be confirmed as soon as possible after the application deadline.
  • The auditions will take place in Tel-Aviv, Israel.

Horn (Utility)

 

 

Update: Starting October 2018, or from the candidate’s earliest availability, for a period of 10 months (until the end of July 2019).

 Audition date:

  1. 1st stage (behind a screen): Wednesday, May 16,2018, 13:30 p.m

 

  1. 2nd stage:                               Thursday, May 17, 2018, 13:30 p.m

 

Audition repertoire:

– Solo

Mozart Concerto No. 2 (first movement)

 

Application deadline: Registration has ended

 

Candidates are requested to apply by e-mail to: Netta Pniny netta@ipo.co.il., by sending the following:

  1. Detailed C.V. in English
  2. Application file: download here
  • In the subject please write: Horn (Utility)
  • Only qualified candidates will be invited to audition.
  • Times and dates will be confirmed as soon as possible after the application deadline.
  • The auditions will take place in Tel-Aviv, Israel.

 

 

Timpani (Asst. Principal) / Percussion (Tutti)

 

One audition for two positions:

 

  1. Percussion (Principal)

This position starts immediately, or upon the winning candidate’s earliest availability

Candidates who advance to the final stage will be reimbursed for their flight

 

  1. Timpani (Asst. Principal) / Percussion (Tutti)

This position starts in October 2018 or upon the winning candidate’s earliest availability

 

Applicants may apply for one or both positions.

 In the case of applying for both positions, please submit an application form for each position.

 

Audition Dates:

Stage 1 (behind a screen):

  1. Wednesday, May 9, 2018, 13:00
  2. Optional: Tuesday, May 8, 2018, 17:00

 

Stage 2:

  1. Thursday, May 10, 2018, 10:30

 

Stage 3:

  1. Sunday, May 13, 2018, 10:00
  2. Optional: Monday, May 14, 2018, 14:00

 

Audition Repertoire:

Percussion (Principal) (solo + excerpts) – Download here

Timpani (Asst. Principal) / Percussion (Tutti) (solo + excerpts) – Download here

 

Candidates who downloaded the excerpt book on iOS, please note that there was a technical error which has been corrected.

Please re-download the updated files.

 

Application deadline: Registration has ended

Candidates should apply by e-mail to Netta Pniny (netta@ipo.co.ilby sending the following:

  1. Detailed C.V. in English
  2. Completed application forms:

      Percussion (Principal) – (Download here)

    Timpani (Asst. Principal) / Percussion (Tutti) – (Download here)

In the subject please write: Percussion (Principal) or Timpani (Asst. Principal) / Percussion (Tutti) or both positions

 

  • Only qualified candidates will be invited to audition.
  • Times and dates will be confirmed as soon as possible after the application deadline.
  • Audition will take place in Tel-Aviv (Israel).

 

 

Bass (Principal) – 2 positions

First position: Starts in October 2018 or upon the winning candidate’s earliest availability

Second position: Starts in March 2019 or upon the winning candidate’s earliest availability

 

Audition Dates:

Stage 1 (behind a screen):

  1. Monday, July 2, 2018, 10:00

Stage 2:

  1. Tuesday, July 3, 2018, 17:00

 

Audition Repertoire:

Solo :

  1. Dittersdorf or Vanhal concertos –  1st and 2nd movements without cadenzas
  2. Koussevitzky Concerto or Bottesini Concerto no. 2 –  1st movement

 

Audition excerpts book (solo and orchestral) – download here.

 

Candidates who downloaded the excerpt book on iOS, please note that there was a technical error which has been corrected.

Please re-download the corrected books.

 

Application deadline: Registration has ended

Candidates who advance to the final stage will be reimbursed for their flight

 

Candidates should apply by e-mail to Netta Pniny (netta@ipo.co.ilby sending the following:

  1. Detailed C.V. in English
  2. Completed application form: download here

 

In the subject please write: Bass (Principal)

  • Only qualified candidates will be invited to audition.
  • Times and dates will be confirmed as soon as possible after the application deadline.
  • The auditions will take place in Tel-Aviv, Israel.

 

 

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