Audition for full-time position of Principal Flute

17.06.2018 news

State LLC “Latvian National Symphony Orchestra” (LNSO), reg. No. 
40003373615, shall announce an international competition for full-time position of Principal Flute.


The competition shall be held in Riga, at the Great Guild Hall, at 6 Amatu Street, on 27th August 2018, at 12:00 (draw).


Requirements for the Applicants:

  • academic music education, area of specialty: flute;
  • work experience in a professional symphonic, opera orchestra.


Job Responsibilities:

To prepare and to play flute part, to ensure high level of artistic quality of the flute group.

To comply with the work plans and composition approved by the Board, other internal documents of the LNSO.

To maintain and develop individual mastery throughout the term of validity of the agreement.


To enter the competition, the applicants must submit their CV, letter of motivation, copies of certificates of education and further education, confirmation of personal data processing.

The deadline for the submission of applications: 27th July 2018. Applications may be submitted via mail to the following address: SLLC “Latvijas Nacionālais simfoniskais orķestris”, Riga, 6 Amatu Street, LV-1050, with a note “For the competition”, or via e-mail to the following address: lnso@lnso.lvApplications received after 27.07.2018 shall not be accepted.

There shall be three rounds of competition. In the third round, the applicants shall be interviewed by the commission of the competition and the Board.

Program to be performed during the audition:

Debussy Syrinx

Mozart Flute Concerto K.314

Excerpts from orchestral parts

Please use only the musical material published on the website.


Regulations available here (changes made July 23).

Confirmation of the personal data processing here.

Contact persons for inquiries: HR Manager- lawyer Sanita Grečina,

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