Viola tutti - open vacancy

Viola tutti - open vacancy

Viola tutti


The Joensuu City Orchestra with its 35 musicians is an energetic ensemble with a varied repertoire. Its home venue is the Carelia Hall. Artistic director is Eero Lehtimäki and artistic partners are Minna Pensola and Iiro Rantala.


OPEN VACANCY –  Viola tutti


Audition date Saturday February 15th 2020 at 1 p.m.

Place Joensuu Conservatory Concert Hall, Rantakatu 31, 80100 JOENSUU


Set of works

  1. C. Stamitz: Concerto in D major, op.1, 1st movement with cadenza or F.A.Hoffmeister: Concerto in D major, 1st movement with cadenza
  2. M.Reger: 1st suite for viola solo op.131d, 1st movement Molto sostenuto
  3. Orchestral excerpts, which will be sent via e-mail after the closing date


Starting date of employment August 31st 2020 or as agreed
Basic salary based on collective labor agreement. There might also be some additions based on collective labor agreement.

Trial period six months


To apply: Send the completed application form (link: APPLICATION FORM) and a short CV that contains the most appropriate details of your education and qualifications, and professional work experience as a musician (max 2 pages, in .doc, .rtf or .pdf format):

  • preferably by e-mail: (We will answer in couple of days. If you do not receive our answer, please contact us again.)

Remember to say whether you wish to use our pianist. Use of own accompanist by your own expenses is also allowed.


Closing date for applications:  January 17th 2020 at 3:00 p.m.

Note: The closing time is expressed in Finnish local time. No application will be considered after the closing date.


For further information about this vacancy and audition, please contact General Manager Marjo Vattulainen:, +358 50 415 2944, or


Auditions will be by invitation only. Invitations will be sent to applicants after the closing date by e-mail.

Joensuu City Orchestra will not provide any com­pensation for travel, accommodation or any other expenses. 



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