The Orchestra

 Orchestra & Academy vacancies 

The Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorchester, General Music Director Sebastian Weigle & Honorary Conductor Michael Gielen, are looking for


one viola (tutti)
(auditions June 17 2019)
Apply online, here by May 6


one principal cello
Auditions January 12 2019
Apply online, here by December 1

one double bass (solo)
Auditions December 13 2018
Apply online, here by November 1

one deputy flute (and piccolo)
(audition date not fixed)
Apply online, here

one principal bassoon
Auditions January 10 2019
Apply online, here by November 29

General information about applications:
Please fill out the relevant form and send your c.v. (without a covering letter, certificates, letters of recommendation, etc) in a PDF document no larger than 1 MB by email to:
You will be sent an email, ca. 4 weeks before the audition date, to let you know whether you can be heard or not. Please check your" Spam" mail...


There are no vacancies at the moment. Watch this space!

Members of the acamedy get the chance to work with the orchestra, play chamber music, receive regular mental and audition training and individual tuition.
Successful applicants receive a grant of €900 a month. Period of study is 24 months.