Principal Viola Audition

28th of January 2019

Malmö Opera is the opera house of Southern Sweden. It is situated in the centre of the Oresund Region, geographical and economic region comprising Southern Sweden and Eastern Denmark. It is one of the most dynamic Regions in Europe where one can expect to find a solid, stimulating and high quality cultural life.
Malmö Opera presents the whole range of music theatre with main emphasis on opera and musical. Distinguishing for Malmö Opera is opera of the highest international standards. We perform the great opera classics and musicals and contemporary musical drama as well as we endeavour to pursue freshly written Swedish operas and musicals. Gala Nights and orchestra and chamber concerts are also arranged and guest performances of contemporary dance and classical ballet are invited.

Compulsory works

-  Hoffmeister Viola Concerto in D, 1st & 2nd movement with cadenza OR Stamitz Viola   Concerto in D, 1st & 2nd movement with cadenza

-  Walton Viola Concerto, 1st movement OR Bartók Viola Concerto, 1st movement

Employment will commence on the 1st of August 2019 or as agreed.

Non EU citizens (with the exception of the Nordic countries) need a work and residence permit to work in Sweden. Malmö Opera cannot guarantee that you would obtain the permit should you be offered employment. It is the responsibility of the applicant to apply for the necessary permits. University level education (MFA), professional experience, and/or the equivalent, are required in order to apply.

Information concerning this position is available from:

Orchestra director Martin Brommann tel. +46 40 20 84 60
Orchestra personnel manager Kristian Svensson tel. +46 40 20 84 59
Nicklas Holmberg (union), tel. +46 705 88 53 97

The application deadline is the 14th of December 2018

Please send your application including CV to