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Scholarships instrumentalists 2024

Opera Orchestra and/or Baroque Academy

 

General information   

Applications for scholarships at Vadstena-Akademien for the summer of 2024 are now open.

We offer a variety of scholarships. A scholarship will give you a deeper understanding of the practical and artistic aspects of producing, studying and rehearsing concerts and opera. Applicants are expected to have documented relevant experience from studies or work within the field.

For information on how to apply, see below.  

You can write your application in Swedish or English.  

If you need more information, send us an e-mail to: apply@vadstena-akademien.org 

Applications sholud be sent no later than February 18, 2024.

 

Baroque Academy, Barock-Akademien  

25 June – 11 July  

   

Period instruments a=415 Hz. 

Musical leader Johan Hansson Lindström (harpsichord and organ)  

Stefan Lindvall (leader violin I) and Torbjörn Köhl (violin II).   

Repertoire from Vadstena-Akademien´s archives:  

Early Italian, French dance music and German baroque, mostly rediscovered during the leadership of Arnold Östman, for ex by Stradella and Telemann. 

Moreover, you will take part in concerts given in Vadstena and Östergötland.  

 

We are looking for the following instrumentalists:  

   

Violin   

Violin/Viola  

Viola  

Cello  

Double bass  

  

Application  

Please fill out the form below and send this together with  

your CV, cover letter, 

contact information to 2 relevant references, 

and a YouTube link with a recording of you playing a Baroque sonata  

from the late 17th century – 1750 

(preferably not sonatas, partitas or suites by Bach.) 

 to apply@vadstena-akademien.org 

 

Download application form Baroque Academy 

 

    

  

Orchestra at Vadstena Old Theatre (Fotografen)   

12 July – 10 August    

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Modern instruments. This summer we are producing a new opera, “Fotografen” 

by composer Anna Einarsson with libretto by Magnus Florin.  

The opera will be performed at Vadstena Old Theatre (world premiere).  

Conductor Marie Rosenmir. 

You will also play in concerts in Vadstena and Östergötland.  

Further information concerning concerts will be provided later.   

We are looking for the following instrumentalists:   

  

​Flute (also playing Alto flute and Piccolo flute)  

Clarinet in B flat (also playing Bass Clarinet in B flat)  

Trumpet in B flat  

Trombone in C  

​Percussion   

Harp  

Violin   

Viola   

Cello   

Double bass (5 string bass with low B string)  

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Application   

Please fill out the form below and send it  

with your CV, cover letter, 2 relevant references with contact details 

 and a Youtube link with a recording of your playing to apply@vadstena-akademien.org   

(Flutists should send in recordings of an orchestral excerpt for piccola and a solo piece for flute.)  

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Download application form Orchestra  

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