2. CELLO med oprykningspligt til 1. solo

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Fredag 13.oktober 2023


Onsdag 27. september 2023



Haydn Cellokoncert i D-dur 1.sats eksposition og gennemføringsdel plus orkesteruddrag 


Schumann eller Dvořák Cellokoncert 1.sats plus orkesteruddrag


Kammermusikrunde med ensemble  

Schubert Kvintet i C-dur 1.sats


Orkesteruddragene downloades her

Lukket for tilmelding

Der skal ikke fremsendes kopier af eksamenspapirer, diplomer, anbefalinger eller fotos.

Konkurrencen finder sted i Musikkens Hus, Aalborg. 

Akkompagnatør stilles til rådighed af ASO.

Alle ansøgere er automatisk inviteret til at deltage i konkurrencen.


Musikkens Plads 1, DK-9000 Aalborg

Att: Anders M. Christensen


Tlf. +45 9813 1955


co-principal Cello (no.2, leading when required)


Friday, October 13th  2023                                                                                                                                 

Application deadline

September 27th, 2023

Audition Requirements

1st round

Haydn Cello Concerto in D major, exposition and development plus Orchestral Excerpts

2nd round

Schumann or Dvořák Cello Concerto 1st movement plus Orchestral Excerpts 

3rd round

Chamber music round with ensemble 

Schubert Quintet C major 1st movement

Orchestral excerpts

The Orchestral excerpts can be downloadet here

The audition will take place in the concert hall of Musikkens Hus, Aalborg. 

An accompanist will be provided by the Orchestra.

Closed for registration

Please do not send us any of the following documents: copies of certificates, diplomas, recommendations or photos. 

All candidates are automatically invited to the audition.

General information:

At the Aalborg Symphony Orchestra we try to ensure that all candidates have the opportunity to perform their very best on the day:

• all our staff are available to help you with any questions on the day.

• we follow a time schedule so you can be prepared when you are called to play for each round. 

• the programme for each round might be shortened depending on the number of contestants on the day. We will however always announce what we expect to hear prior to each round. Candidates will be allowed to play the material for each round without being stopped.

• all candidates will be guaranteed an individual practice room to warm up. 

• all candidates will be called in for the audition by our staff.

• all rounds will take place on stage on our concert hall. For the first two rounds the jury will be behind a screen.

• the piano will be tuned at A=442.

• all the excerpts are to be found in a pdf link uploaded after the closing date.

• on audition days our artist lounge is reserved for all contestants to relax between rounds - there is free coffee, beverages, fruit, and snacks . There are also shops/cafes nearby the hall where one can buy food. Please ask our staff for directions.

• as soon as the deadline for this audition is closed you will receive an e-mail with further information to help with planning your visit to Aalborg. Please contact Anders M. Christensen if you do not hear from us by then or if you have any further questions regarding the audition.

Applicants must pay their own travel and accommodation expenses. 

We wish you all the best of luck for your audition here in Aalborg.

Contact Information

Aalborg Symphony Orchestra
Musikkens Plads 1, DK-9000 Aalborg

Att: Anders M. Christensen

Phone: (+45) 9813 1955

Getting to Aalborg and info about Aalborg 




Chief Conductor Designate: Joshua Weilerstein

First Guest Conductor: Michael Schønwandt 

Second Guest Conductor: Hans Graf

Artistic Director: Tecwyn Evans 

Aalborg Symphony Orchestra employs 65 permanent musicians. Salaries and conditions of employment are in accordance with standard contracts for musicians in Danish regional orchestras. Please note that for Non-EU citizens any subsequent employment is dependent on valid work and residency permits being obtained. The responsibility for this lies with the individual and not Aalborg Symphony Orchestra.  Aalborg Symphony Orchestra has no age limit for applicants and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration.