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:

1st Violin tutti
audition: 28.11.2018
application deadline: 07.10.2018

Solo Viola
audition: 24.09.2018
application deadline: 15.08.2018

2nd oboe with obligations to english horn  
audition: 17.10.2018
application deadline: 13.09.2018

double bass tutti 50% 
audition: 22.10.2018
application deadline: 23.09.2018


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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:

audition: 12.11.2018
application deadline: 07.10.2018

double bass
audition: 22.10.2018
application deadline: 23.09.2018

audition: tba
application deadline: tba

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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