Audition job


1 double bass (Vorspieler) player *Recruitment closed

Application Requirements

recruitment part1 contrabass (Vorspieler) player
Qualification requirements・Those who have the performance ability appropriate for an orchestra player.
・Age and nationality do not matter.
Application methodBy 23:59 on Monday, July 31, 2023, access from the URL below or the QR code posted in the application guidelines (PDF) and fill in the necessary information.
Once you have submitted your application, we will send you an email confirming receipt of your application.
If you do not receive a reply within a week, please contact us by e-mail.
About examination① Document review
Documents will be reviewed based on the information you provide.
★Preliminary screening pass/fail results: August 18, 2023 (Friday) The secretariat will email the results to all applicants.
Applicants who pass the document screening will be notified by email of the meeting time for the first screening and the orchestra study.
Please be sure to reply to this email.

② Practical examination * Accompanists must accompany themselves
[First screening] (Performed for those who passed the document screening)
Thursday, September 21, 2022
*Please play in orchestral tuning for both solo and orchestral studies.
●Recommended piece ①Choose one piece from the following classical concertos
Dittersdorf: 1st movement from Concerto No. 2 with Grüber cadenza, 2nd movement without cadenza
*Play with D-Dur. Follow the shot version.
Vanhal: 1st movement from Concerto with Grüber cadenza, 2nd movement without cadenza
*Play in C-Dur. Comply with the Hoffmeister version edited by Trumpf.
The octave notation in bars 30 and 36 is valid.
* The presence or absence of the performance of the recreated ad-lib part is optional.
●Assigned piece ② Bottesini: 1st movement from Concerto No. 2 *The version is free
●Orchestra study

[Second screening] (Conducted for those who passed the first screening)
Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Judging songs will be the same as the first judging.

[Third screening] (Conducted for those who passed the second screening)
Participate in the orchestra's performance activities as an extra.
* We will pay the performance fee according to our orchestra regulations.
VenueFirst screening: Katsushika Symphony Hills Iris Hall (5 minutes walk from Aoto Station on the Keisei Line)
Second screening: Sumida Triphony Hall Large Hall (5 minutes walk from JR Sobu Line "Kinshicho Station")
Third screening: New Japan Philharmonic concert venues
Result notification・Results of document screening: Results will be sent by email on Friday, August 18, 2023.
・Results of the first screening: We will contact you on September 21, 2023 (Thursday).
・Second screening results: We will contact you on Tuesday, October 24, 2023.
・Results of the 3rd screening: Notification will be sent immediately after the screening is completed.
treatmentAccording to our company regulations. Full social insurance (health insurance, welfare pension, employment insurance, workmen's accident insurance), transportation expenses paid.
Other・The time for the 1st and 2nd screening will be determined by the number of applicants.
・Please bring your own piano accompanist for the 1st and 2nd rounds.
・The second screening consists of a preliminary screening and a main screening.
・The first screening will be a curtain screening.
・Please pay your own transportation and travel expenses (accommodation expenses).
・Parking is not available on the day of the audition. Please use the paid parking lot.
・Please note that we do not accept requests for specific examination times.
Application Guidelines (PDF)

Contact information

7F Sumida Sumida Triphony Hall, 1-2-3 Kinshi, Sumida-ku, Tokyo 130-0013

New Japan Philharmonic Audition Section

Person in charge: Kaibara, Matsuba

TEL: 03-5610-3820 FAX: 03-5610-3825

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*Please contact us between 10:00 am and 5:00 pm on weekdays. (Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays: Closed)

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