Opera North Vacancies
Wednesday 29th September 2021
PRINCIPAL 2nd FLUTE (DOUBLING PICCOLO & ALTO AS REQUIRED) PRINCIPAL 2nd TROMBONE SUB-PRINCIPAL No. 3 CELLO
Based in Leeds, the company is committed to producing work of the highest quality that excites, challenges and entertains. We tour throughout the north of England, and also nationally and internationally. Opera North Howard Assembly Room
PRINCIPAL 2nd FLUTE (DOUBLING PICCOLO & ALTO AS REQUIRED)
PRINCIPAL 2nd TROMBONE
SUB-PRINCIPAL No. 3 CELLO
Committed to producing high quality work that informs, excites and entertains, the Orchestra of Opera North is looking for an experienced, dynamic and well-motivated musician to fill the roles of Principal 2nd Flute (doubling piccolo & alto as required) and Principal 2nd Trombone following the retirement of David Moseley and Robert Burtenshaw respectively, two of the Orchestra’s founder members as well as Sub-Principal No. 3 Cello. Knowledge of the operatic repertoire would be an advantage.
Principal Salary: £34,883 per annum
Sub Principal Salary: £31,251 per annum
Deadline for Applications: Midday, 1st November 2021
Audition Dates: 22nd 23rd 29th November and w/c 6th December plus other dates tbc.
Auditions Info: The auditions will consist of 2 rounds, the first of which will be screened. Those applicants invited to stay for the second round will be heard on the same day. More information about the audition process will be circulated to those shortlisted applicants. Further audition dates may be scheduled if it becomes necessary, but Opera North cannot guarantee additional dates being offered.
The post will be offered subject to satisfactory DBS clearance and proof of the right to work.
All details on how to apply, are available from