The Orchestra

 Orchestra & Academy vacancies 

The Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorchester and General Music Director Sebastian Weigle are looking for


one 3rd / deputy 1st flute (and piccolo)
Auditions June 24 2020
Apply here by May 13

one solo bassoon
Auditions April 29 2020
Apply here by March 18

one part time solo basoon 
50% for 2020/21 season only
Auditions April 29 2020
(programme) Apply online, here by April 15

one solo horn
Auditions May 26 2020
Apply online, here by April 21

one deputy 2nd violin
Auditions April 30 2020
Apply online, here by March 19

one 2nd violin (tutti)
Auditions April 30 2020
Apply online, here by March 19

one viola (tutti)
Auditions May 9 2020
Apply online, here by March 28

one double bass (solo)
Audition date to be announced
Apply online, here

one deputy double bass
Auditions June 22 2020
Apply online, here by May 11

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.

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 €1050 a month. Period of study is 24 months, 12 months for tuba and harp.