bamberger symphoniker

extraordinary city.
extraordinary orchestra.

Konzerthalle Bamberg
© Andreas Herzau

Current vacancies

Vacant positions

At the moment, the Bamberg Symphony offers the following vacant positions:

1st Violin tutti (100%)
Audition: March 17, 2017 - 10.00am

Solo Viola (coordinated)
Audition: tba

Viola tutti (100%)
Audition: March 16, 2017 - 10.00am

Viola tutti (50%)
Audition: March 16, 2017 - 10.00am

2nd Flute (Piccolo as required)
as of now

2nd Bassoon (Contrabassoon as required)
as of now

Solo Horn (coordinated)
as of now


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Candidates will be admitted to audition only after a successful application and by written invitation from the orchestra.

For the Joseph Keilberth Orchestral Academy the following positions are vacant:

from September 2017

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Requirements for the admission to the Orchestral Academy

Maximum age: 26 (time of audition)
Current or finished studies at a college of music
Successful audition
Successful trial period (4 months)

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