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Principal First Violin

These positions are only open to Australian citizens and permanent residents and New Zealand citizens.

Auditions will be held on Monday 27 August 2018. Applicants are required to be available for the whole day and an accompanist will be provided.

Audition Requirements 

Recorded auditions will be accepted as Audio/Video only and must be received by Queensland Symphony Orchestra by close of business Friday 24 August 2018. Details will be advised on application. 

  • Any Mozart Violin Concerto – 1st and 2nd movements with cadenzas (with accompanist)
  • Any Romantic Violin Concerto – 1st movement (with accompanist)
  • Orchestral excerpts

Orchestral excerpts will be available for applicants via a provided download link or as hardcopy on request from Monday 2 July 2018.

To apply, please email your CV to

Information can be found on the Queensland Symphony Orchestra website at

Further enquiries: Ashley Retter, Operations Assistant on (07) 3833 5022.

Salary range for Principal: $84,004 to $88,708 package including 9.5% superannuation, plus allowances.

Applications close at 5pm AEST on Monday 13 August 2018.

No unsolicited recruitment agencies CVs will be accepted.