Principal double bass

Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, The National Orchestra of Sweden, announces the position as Principal double bass. Permanent position, with trial year according to specified agreement.


  • K.D. v Dittersdorf: Concerto for Double bass No. 2, E-Major, mov. 1, with cadenza by H.K. Gruber
  • G. Bottesini: Concerto for Double bass No. 2, b-minor, mov. 1 (with cadenza) and 2 mov.
  • Orchestral excerpts

The audition should be played on double bass strings with orchestra tuning.
Orchestral excerpts will be available at latest November 17th, 2019

Audition will be held January 17-18, 2020 in Gothenburg Concert hall


Application with CV via mail shall be at our office not later than December 15th, 2019.


For more information contact

Johan Nordin, Orchestra Manager, phone:  +46 31-7265360,
Union representative SYMF: Hans Hernqvist,

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