Join SCO – Erhu Associate Principal / Daruan Musician

The Singapore Chinese Orchestra Company Limited would like to invite applications from outstanding musicians for the following positions:




– Possess a minimum of tertiary qualification in music performance and preferably with experience in playing in an orchestra.


Application and Audition Requirement


1. Applications must include:

  • A completed Application Form (click HERE to download)  
  • A copy of your full resume
  • An audio recording (CD format) of the required repertoire

2. Required repertoire:

  • Erhu Associate Principal
      • An audio recording (CD format) containing two erhu works of applicant’s choice
        • Both works should contain fast and slow sections
  • Daruan Musician
      • An audio recording (CD format) containing one daruan work and one zhongruan work of applicant’s choice
        • Both works should contain fast and slow sections

3. All recordings are to fulfil the following requirements:

  • Contains no accompaniment
  • Contains no imagery or video recording
  • Has not been digitally enhanced or edited
  • All works should be presented in their entirety
  • The audio recording (CD format) must be accompanied by a full track listing
  • As the recordings form an important component of the shortlisting process, please ensure that the quality of the recording is excellent.


4. Audition Dates:

  • 2 March 2019 (Erhu Associate Principal) / 5 March 2019 (Daruan Musician)


Applicants whose recordings do not meet the stipulated requirements will not be considered.


All applications are to reach the below address by 4 January 2019.


Singapore Chinese Orchestra Company Limited

Human Resource Department

7 Shenton Way, Singapore Conference Hall

Singapore 068810

Contact Email:


Only shortlisted applications will be notified for audition and interview.