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Tutti Violin (2 Posts)

The Ulster Orchestra is seeking to appoint two tutti violins. Both vacancies are in the second violin section. Following an enormously successful 2017/18 Season, the Orchestra looks forward to the 2018/19 Season under Music Director Rafael Payare and Principal Guest Conductor Jac van Steen. Many of the Orchestra’s concerts are broadcast by BBC Radio [...]

By | 2018-06-08T15:33:58+00:00 8 June 2018|0 Comments

Section Leader Trumpet

The Ulster Orchestra is seeking to appoint a Section Leader Trumpet. Following an enormously successful 2017/18 Season, the Orchestra looks forward to the 2018/19 Season under Music Director Rafael Payare and Principal Guest Conductor Jac van Steen. Many of the Orchestra’s concerts are broadcast by BBC Radio 3 and BBC Radio Ulster and take [...]

By | 2018-06-08T15:19:03+00:00 8 June 2018|0 Comments

Ulster Orchestra Board Member with HR Expertise

What we do: We bring the world’s greatest music to the people – all the people – of Northern Ireland. Who we are: 63 internationally-respected musicians led by conductor Rafael Payare, acknowledged to be among classical music’s most outstanding young stars. Together with our admin team we are one of Northern Ireland’s most cherished [...]

By | 2018-06-06T10:24:25+00:00 6 June 2018|0 Comments

Ulster Orchestra Announces Relaxed Performances

We are very excited to announce that the Ulster Orchestra will perform 3 Relaxed Performances in June 2018, supported by the Paul Hamlyn Fund. Tickets are free but must be booked in advance as spaces are limited. Once you have booked we will send out more information on the venue and what to expect [...]

By | 2018-04-27T18:23:48+00:00 25 April 2018|0 Comments

First Cohort of Ulster Orchestra & Ulster Youth Orchestra PES Scheme Announced

The Ulster Orchestra and Ulster Youth Orchestra are delighted to announce the very first cohort of young musicians have been chosen for their brand new Professional Experience Scheme, an partnership initiative designed to support young musicians as they explore a career in orchestral music-making. Seven musicians have been accepted onto the scheme. Music students [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:52:33+00:00 11 September 2017|0 Comments

Ulster Orchestra Professional Experience Scheme

  The Ulster Orchestra, in partnership with the Ulster Youth Orchestra, is delighted to announce a professional development programme where music students normally resident in Northern Ireland will audition to join a programme of coaching and mentoring from Ulster Orchestra members. Three times during the academic year, successful applicants will come to Belfast to [...]

By | 2017-07-31T16:26:15+00:00 8 June 2017|0 Comments

QUB Needs Your Help! Study with Prof. Piers Hellawell

On Friday 31 March, we are delighted to perform the Irish Première of Piers Hellawell's work Wild Flow as part of our evening concert. The piece was commissioned by the BBC and given its World Première at our performance at the BBC Proms in August 2016. Piers is also Professor of Composition at Queen’s University [...]

By | 2017-03-31T13:45:52+00:00 31 March 2017|0 Comments

Ulster Orchestra’s Big Give Christmas Challenge 2016

The Ulster Orchestra has been working with the Alzheimer’s Society UK and its work is demonstrably helping to support and lift those who are affected by Alzheimer’s and related dementias in Northern Ireland. This year the Orchestra is taking part in The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2016, with a challenge to raise £15,000 from [...]

By | 2016-11-24T15:12:54+00:00 22 November 2016|0 Comments