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Principal Clarinet

Employer RTÉ Concert Orchestra
Job Type Artist In Residence Call for Artists Music & Performance
Location All Ireland
Specific Location Dublin
Salary €45,862 to €55,420
Closing Date 24/09/2018


Principal Clarinet, RTÉ Concert Orchestra

Leader: Mia Cooper

Conductor Laureate: Proinnsias Ó Duinn

Artist in Residence: Brian Byrne

Location: Radio Centre, RTÉ Donnybrook, National Concert Hall, Dublin and other locations as required.

Job Details: Principal Clarinet, RTÉ Concert Orchestra - sitting No. 2, doubling and playing principal as required.


RTÉ is Ireland's national public-service media organisation. A leader in Irish media, RTÉ provides comprehensive, cost-effective, free-to-air multi-media services to the public in Ireland and interested audiences internationally. It is also responsible for the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, RTÉ Concert Orchestra, RTÉ Philharmonic Choir, RTÉ Cór na nÓg and the RTÉ Contempo String Quartet.

The RTÉ Concert Orchestra (RTÉ CO) has established a unique role in Irish musical life over the past 70 years. Eclectic in its range, engaging in its performance style and dynamic in its programming, the orchestra appeals to a wide general audience with a busy schedule that includes over 90 live performances annually, regular TV and radio broadcasts, recordings and educational work. The RTÉ CO performs throughout the island of Ireland and beyond, most recently on a highly acclaimed five-concert, sell-out tour of China in 2017/18.

RTÉ invites applications for the position of Principal Clarinet, RTÉ Concert Orchestra.

Auditions will take place on Saturday 27th and/or Sunday 28th October 2018 in Dublin.

This position will be offered on an ongoing employment basis at the grade of Principal (salary range of €45,862 to €55,420 gross per annum), subject to successful completion of a trial period.



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Audition repertoire and orchestral excerpts will be available shortly.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm on Monday, 24th September 2018.

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