Vacancies

Orchestra

Deputy concertmaster 50%

Temporary contract for the 2022/23 season, level 1 activity allowance, reduction in duties.

Audition date:
Thu. 22.9.22, 18:00 in Stolberger Straße 3

1st violin tutti

to beginn on  01.09.22, full-time employment

Audition:
Preliminary round: Mon. 7.11.22, 10 a.m. at Stolberger Str. 3
Main audition: Tue. 8.11.22, 10 a.m. in Stolberger Str. 3 

applications for this position only via muv.ac

 

2nd Violin principal

employment to begin immediately, extra payment "Tätigkeitszulage der Stufe 1", reduction of duty
compulsory works: Mozart concert (either KV 216, 218 or 219) and one great violin concerto of own choice.

Audition: The audition date will be announced soon.

Application for this position only via muv.ac

 

2nd violin tutti

to begin on 01.06.22
2 positions, full-time employment

audition:
Preliminary round: Wed. 19.10.22, 10 a.m. at Stolberger Str. 3
Main audition: Thu. 20.10.22, 10 a.m. at Stolberger Str. 3

applications for this position only via muv.ac

 

deputy solo viola

immediately until the 31.12.2022
100%
Extra payment "Tätigkeitszulage der Stufe 2"

audition:
Mon. 20.6.2022, 10 a.m. at Stolberger Str. 3

applications for this position only via muv.ac

 

Violoncello tutti

To begin on 01.11.22, full-time employment
To begin on 01.05.22, part-time employment (50%)

audition: 
Preliminary round: Mon. 28.11.22, 10 a.m. at Stolberger Str. 3
Main audition: Tue. 29.11.22, 10 a.m. in Stolberger Str. 3

applications for this position only via muv.ac as soon as the audition date is known

 

 

Double Bass (associate principal)

employment to begin immediately
50% and 100%
Extra payment "Tätigkeitszulage der Stufe 2"
Audition: 
Wed. 9.11.2022 , 10 a.m. at Stolberger Straße 3

applications for this position only via muv.ac 

 

Double bass tutti

From 01.01.23, 100%


Audition:
Wed. 9.11.2022 , 10 a.m. at Stolberger Straße 3

Applications for this position only via muv.ac 

 

Principal flute

to begin immediately, full-time contract

extra payment "Tätigkeitszulage 1"

audition:
the audition date will be announced soon

applications for this position only via muv.ac

 

3rd associate 1st (Solo-)Clarinet

To begin on 01.05.22
with obligation for high clarinet and for 2nd and 4th clarinet
German system

extra payment "Tätigkeitszulage der Stufe 2" and 50% of "Stufe 3"


audition:
Preliminary round: Fri 7.10.22, 6 p.m. at Stolberger Straße 3
Main round: Sat. 8.10.22, 10 a.m. at Stolberger Straße 3

applications for this position only via muv.ac

 

 

Solo bassoon

As of now

Audition:
Dates to be announced soon

Bewerbungen für diese Stelle bitte ausschließlich über muv.ac

3rd/1st trumpet with obligation to 2nd and further trumpets
To begin on 01.11.2022
Extra payment »Tätigkeitszulage der Stufe 2« and 50% of »Stufe 3«

Audition:
Main audition: Tue. 13.9.22, 10 am Stolberger Str. 3
Audition: Sat. 10.9.22, 2 p.m., Stolberger Str. 3

applications for this position only via muv.ac

 

Payment: company-based tariff agreement (above the agreed pay scale). 

Audition: candidates who are shortlisted for an audition will receive a written invitation and detailed information about the audition requirements.

Further information about auditions

Academy

Oboe

one traineeship, from 22.08.2022, fixed-term positions for two years

Audition:
Thu. 16.06.22, 2 p.m. at Stolberger Str. 3


please read the information about the orchestra academy
application for this position only via muv.ac

Audition repertoire:

Mozart concerto 1st and 2nd movement expositions without cadenza. 
positions:
Brahms Violin Concerto
Brahms Haydn Variations
Fidelio 
La Scala di Seta
Bruckner 5

 

Flute

academy position, starting immediately, limited for two years

Audition date:
Mon. 19.9.22, 10 a.m. at Stolberger Straße 3

 

Trombone

From 1.9.22 limited to two years

Audition date:
Tue. 28.6.22, 3 p.m. at Stolberger Str. 3

 

Percussion

As of now limited to two years

Audition date:
Sat. 01.10.22, 10 a.m. at Stolberger Str. 3

Team

Traineeship Orchestra Management

from 01.10.2022, for 12 months

Payment: 50 % of EG 9a, step 1
The weekly working time is 39 hours.

Please send your complete application documents by email only by 08.07.2022 to:

elisabeth.baer@guerzenich-orchester.de,
Tel. for queries: 0221 / 221 28394

Volontariat Notenbibliothek 

ab 01.10.2022, für 12 Monate

Vergütung: richtet sich nach dem TVöD, 60 % der Entgeltgruppe 7.
Die wöchentliche Arbeitszeit beträgt 30 Stunden.

Bitte senden Sie Ihre vollständigen Bewerbungsunterlagen ausschließlich per Email bis zum 02.09.2022 an: 

Alexander.Dworeck@guerzenich-orchester.de

Application

Application documents:

+ curriculum vitae
+ certificates/ reports

Please do not send audio material.

Please send your application documents (only copies) to:
 

Gürzenich-Orchester Köln
Bischofsgartenstraße 1
50667 Köln

Please note:

The City of Cologne has committed to raising the number of women in leading positions and underrepresented professional areas. Therefore, women are explicitly encouraged to submit their applications. In addition, the goal is to reflect the individual wishes of men and women with family obligations on all levels. Equally qualified, severely disabled persons and equivalent applicants will be given special consideration. The City of Cologne proudly bears the title TOTAL E-QUALITY – Active for Equal Opportunities for Women and Men, as well as the additional title DIVERSITY.

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