The orchestra provides the backbone of the BBC Proms, and performs an annual season of concerts at the Barbican, all of which are broadcast on BBC Radio 3. Highlights in its 2012-13 Season include a focus on Sir Michael Tippett, operas by Donizetti and Ravel, and three Total Immersion days. Recently appointed Chief Conductor Designate Sakari Oramo’s first performance as Chief Conductor will be in 2013.
Joining the orchestra
Positions within the orchestra are extremely competitive and are subject to auditions and a trial period.
All vacancies are advertised on the bbc jobs website - www.bbc.co.uk/jobs. Successful applicants will be asked to attend an audition.
For further information about auditions and trials please email firstname.lastname@example.org.