Principal II violin

Artistic Director John Storgårds. 

Lapland Chamber Orchestra is the northernmost professional chamber orchestra in the European Union with 18 full time musicians. The orchestra has excellent facilities and the musicians each have their own rehearsal room (

We currently have a vacancy for:

Principal II violin

Post commencing 15 April 2019.
Salary is in accordance with the collective agreement on wages and terms of employment.

Audition requirements:
1. W.A Mozart: Violin Concerto No 4 in D Major K 218 or No 5 in A Major K 219, I and II movements, including cadenzas
2. One solo violin piece of your own choice, not to exceed 10 mins. It can also be a movement from a larger work.
3. Orchestra and chamber music excerpts, available from 21 January 2019 by request from

Audition date: Tuesday 19 February 2019 at 10.00 in Korundi Culture House, Lapinkävijäntie 4, Rovaniemi, Finland. 
Closing date for applications: Friday 25 January 2019 at 24.00 Finnish time to Lapland Chamber Orchestra, Lapinkävijäntie 4, 96100 Rovaniemi, Finland, or e-mail

Personal and contact details and education and work experience should be included in the application. Applicants are also requested to mention if orchestra’s accompanist is required.

There is a trial period of six months for the post. The chosen candidate must present a medical certificate.

Further enquiries:
Kaisa-Reetta Karhu – general manager
Phone +358 (0)400 764 469