17 January 2018

Auditions for Supplementary Musicians

The Gulbenkian Orchestra will open auditions for Supplementary Musicians - Violins

Auditions for Supplementary Musicians © António Lopes Gonçalves

Auditions are organized to establish a list of supplementary musicians who can reinforce and cover the specific needs of various projects at the Gulbenkian Orchestra. The auditions have a prospective/indicative nature and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation reserves itself the right not to engage any of the candidates present in the audition, regardless of their classification.



Please apply by sending an email with your CV to audicoesog@gulbenkian.pt .

The closing date for applications is Sunday, 2nd March 2018, by 24:00.


Dates and Schedule

The auditions will take place at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation’s Main Building, in Lisbon, Portugal (Avenida de Berna, 45-A, 1067-001 Lisboa), on the 12th March 2018.

The schedule for the auditions day will be the following:

09:00 – Presentation and check-in opening (Gulbenkian Foundation main entrance)

10:00 –Auditions start


Order of the audition

The order of the auditions will be defined by the arrival order at the venue. Every candidate must be accompanied by an identification document.



The jury for the audition will be composed by Gulbenkian Orchestra members.



To obtain the auditions programme, please click here.



The Gulbenkian Orchestra won’t support any costs regarding accommodation or traveling for the auditions.