The Göteborg Opera’s vision – One of the leading opera houses in Northern Europe. A modern and innovative opera house that distinguishes itself with professionalism and commitment to the arts. We have a broad repertoire of operas, dances and musicals and are an important player in the development of the region. GöteborgsOperan AB is a wholly community-owned company employing around 500 people each year. In total around 300 shows are staged per year for around 250,000 visitors on the Main Stage, the Small Stage and throughout the region. We have a turnover of around 380 million SEK of which around 30% is from our own resources. The Göteborg Opera is a diverse workplace with roughly the same number of male and female employees.The orchestra has 86 members and their musical director is Henrik Schaefer.

The Göteborg Opera is looking for Principal Viola.

Audition April 5-6.2020

Compulsory pieces:

  • Hoffmeister: or Stamitz: 1st movement with cadenza and 2nd movement without cadenza.
  • One of the folloving viola concertos Walton/Bartok/Hindemith 1st movement.
  • Orchestra excerpts and ensemble audition.


 Deadline for application March 29 2020.

For more information please contact:
Orchestra adm Jan Söderberg tel: 46-(0)31-108099
e mail: jan.soderberg@opera.se


Please note that you only have to fill in personel information, employments and education.

Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment 2020
Salary enligt avtal
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100 %
City Göteborg
County Västra Götalands län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2020/2
  • Jan Söderberg, 031-108099
Union representative
  • Erik Mattisson, 0705-983601
Published 24.Jan.2020
Last application date 15.Mar.2020 11:59 PM CET

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