AUDITION for a permanent member of the ensemble of Zagreb soloists

The Zagreb soloists are announcing an audition for a permanent member, part viola 1 executor.


– Curriculum vitae

– Mandatory audition (proposals below)


Applications with evidence of meeting the conditions, along with a resume, should be submitted by December 2, 2022 to the Zagreb Soloists’ email address:


The audition will be held on December 11, 2022,and candidates who meet the audition conditions will be notified by December 5, 2022 about the time and place of the audition. Incomplete and untimely applications will not be considered.


Audition program


I) One of the following classical concertos – 1st movement with cadenza


Franz Anton Hoffmeister


Carl Philipp Stamitz


II) Two movements of different characters for solo viola


Johann Sebastian Bach, Max Reger


III) Examples and solos from orchestral sections


Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony in C minor, Op. 67, no. 5, III. paragraph

Download here >> Beethoven V-III


Petar Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings in C major, 1st st

Download here >> Tchaikovsky Serenade I


Petar Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Souvenir de Florence, Op.70, selection from II. I III. st.

Download here >> Tchaikovsky Souvenir II-III


Milko Kelemen: Concertante improvisations, selection from the 1st st.

Download here >> Kelemen


Boris Papandopulo: Sinfonietta for strings, selection from the 1st st.

Download here >> Papandopulo Sinfonietta


Ivo Malec: Small baroque study, selection

Download here >> Malec selection of violas