The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra would like to invite applications for double bass extra work.
Closing date: 20th December 2018
Auditions will be held in London on 21 January 2019. This is the only audition date planned.
Please only apply if you are available to attend on 21 January 2019. Invitations to audition with time slots will be sent out at the beginning of January.
Candidates will be asked to play the 1st movement of any concerto of their choice plus:
Mozart 39, 1st Mvt - Bar 26 - Bar 99
Beethoven Symphony no 7 1st Mvt : Bars 224-299
Brahms Symphony no 2 4th Mvt: bars 244-279
Mahler Symphony no 2 1st Mvt : 1st Page
Strauss Ein Heldenleben: Figure 9 - 6th bar of figure 12
Orchestral excerpts can be found on https://imslp.org/
All auditions will be unaccompanied.
We are unable to cover any expenses connected to auditions and trials.
Please note that only applicants required for audition will be notified.