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: tba

viola tutti
audition: 10 January 2020 - 03:00 pm
application deadline: 8 January 2020

solo bassoon
audition: 8 May 2020 - 10:00 am
application deadline: tba

2nd bassoon
audition: 10 January 2020 - 10:00 am
application deadline: tba

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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: 01.04.2020
audition: 13.12.2019
application period: 03.12.2019

academy clarinet
starting: 01.03.2020
audition: 28.01.2020
application deadline: 03.12.2019

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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