Artistic Director John Storgårds.
Lapland Chamber Orchestra is the northernmost professional chamber orchestra in the
European Union. The orchestra has 18 full time musicians and excellent facilities - the
musicians each have their own rehearsal room.
We currently have a vacancy for:
Principal oboe, with English horn obligation
Post commencing 29 November 2021.
Salary is in accordance with the collective agreement on wages and terms of employment.
1. W.A. Mozart: Oboe Concerto in C Major K. 314, I and II movements with
2. R. Schumann: Three romances for oboe and piano op. 94, I and II movements
3. Unaccompanied piece of the applicant’s own choice for solo oboe composed
after 1899 with duration max 5 minutes. Can be a movement or movements from a
4. Orchestral and chamber music excerpts, available after the closing date for
Audition date: Saturday 2 October 2021 at 11 a.m. in Helena Hall in Lapland Music
Institute, 2nd floor, Jorma Eton tie 8B, 96100 Rovaniemi, Finland.
Closing date for applications: Thursday 9 September 2021 at 15.00 Finnish time to
Lapland Chamber Orchestra, Lapinkävijäntie 4, 96100 Rovaniemi, Finland, or by e-mail to
Personal and contact details and education and work experience should be included in the
application. Applicants are also requested to mention if orchestra's pianist is required.
Kindly note that the orchestra might interview the applicant.
There is a trial period of six months for the post. The chosen candidate must present a
Further enquiries: Aino Kurki, general manager, phone +358 (0)400 764 469,