Applications for the position of TUTTI 1st VIOLIN

The Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra seated in Katowice

Invites applications for the position of



The audition will take place on the 8th and 9 th of May 2018 at 2 p.m. in the NOSPR seat in Katowice, plac Wojciecha Kilara 1

The NOSPR reserves the right to invite only selected candidates on the basis of submitted documents

Please submit your application to the NOSPR Personnel Department, either via post or email, no later than the 15 th of April 2018

The application must include a CV accompanied by a description of prior artistic achievements

Please provide information on whether you will be performing with a NOSPR accompanist

The whole programme may be performed from sheet music

The audition comprises 3 stages

Upon qualifying, please provide information regarding your choice of programme for each stage


STAGE 1 / 8th of May 2018 at 2 p.m.:

1. J.S. Bach – two contrasting movements from Sonatas and Partitas for solo violin or Ciaccona from Partita in D minor

2. W.A. Mozart – 1st and 2nd movement of a concerto, chosen among: KV 216, KV 218 and KV 219


STAGE 2 / 9 th of May 2018 at 2 p.m.:

-1st movement of a violin concerto, chosen among:

L. van Beethoven       - Violin Concerto in D major

F. Mendelssohn          - Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64

J. Brahms                    - Violin Concerto in D major

P. Tchaikovsky           - Violin Concerto in D major

J. Sibelius                   - Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47

E. Elgar                      - Violin Concerto in B minor

S. Prokofiev               - Violin Concerto in D major or Violin Concerto in G minor

M. Karłowicz             - Violin Concerto in A major


STAGE 3 / 9 th of May 2018 – Orchestral parts – sheet music downloadable from (from 9 th of April 2018)



NOSPR Personnel Department

plac Wojciecha Kilara 1, 40-202 Katowice


phone: +48 32 73 25 330,

+48 510 923 028