Principal Trumpet - Lahden kaupunki

Principal Trumpet - Lahden kaupunki

The Lahti Symphony Orchestra invites applications for the position of Principal Trumpet

The salary, including the individual pay component and recording supplement is 3099-3347 € per month. Work starts at January 7th, 2020.

Audition repertoire
- Joseph Haydn: Trumpet Concerto, Hob.VIIe:1, E-flat major: 1st movement (Allegro) and cadenzas with Bb-trumpet *)
- Henri Tomasi: Trumpet Concerto; 1st movement until cadenza
- An invitation to the audition together with orchestral excerpts will be sent by email to selected candidates on Thursday October 17th, 2019 (during that day).

Auditions at November 2nd 2019
- The orchestra will choose the participants to the audition based on the information in the applications
- The Auditions will be held in the Kalevi Aho Hall of the Lahti Music Institute (Hämeenkatu 4, Lahti) on Saturday Nobember 2nd, 2019 from 11 a.m. onwards.
- Please note that there is a duty to play Bb-trumpet in the Audition (Haydn).

Closing date for applications is Thursday October 10th 2019. Please fill in your application primarily at
In the application you must give all the following information:
- full contact details (home address, email and telephone number),
- brief Curriculum vitae and
- please inform whether you wish to use accompanist provided by the orchestra.

Should a present member of the orchestra be appointed to the post, his or her successor may be selected at this same audition. The selected person must present an acceptable medical certificate before signing the employment contract, and a trial period (6 months) is assigned to the selected person.

*) The change on audition announcement updated on August 16th 2019 (original version on
August 14th 2019). The b-trumpet has been updated to Bb-trumpet.

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  • City of Lahti, Lahti Symphony Orchestra
  • Työpaikka
  • 230664
  • 7.1.2020
  • 3099-3347 €/kk
  • 14.8.2019 - 10.10.2019 23:59
  • LahtiPäijät-Häme

Deputy General Manager Maija Kylkilahti,

City of Lahti, Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Address: Sibelius Hall, Ankkurikatu 7, 15140 Lahti

The Lahti Symphony Orchestra is a dynamic, innovative orchestra maintained by the Finnish city of Lahti. Major functions are, in addition to offering audiences a wide range of concerts, touring, recording and education. Its home is the Sibelius Hall, famous for its magnificent acoustics. The orchestra, together with its Principal Conductor Dima Slobodeniouk, seeks to recruit first-class players with good team-working skills.

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