bamberger symphoniker

extraordinary city.
extraordinary orchestra.

Konzerthalle Bamberg
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Current vacancies

Vacant positions

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

2nd violin tutti
audition: tba
application deadline: 15th of march 2020

solo bassoon
audition: tba
application deadline: tba

2nd bassoon temporary contract
audition: tba
application deadline: 05th of april 2020

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


There are the following vacant positions in the Joseph Keilberth Orchestral Academy:

academy violin
starting: tbc
audition: tba
application period: 22nd of march 2020

academy viola
starting: tbc
audition: tba
application period: tbc

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)
Good knowledge of german

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