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 December 11 2019
Apply online, here by October 30

one double bass (solo)
Auditions January 31 2020
Apply online, here by December 20

one deputy double bass
Auditions January 11 2020
Apply online, here by November 30 2019


one viola (tutti)
Auditions January 6 2020
Apply online, here by November 25

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 vacancies for a trumpet player (from November 2019) and clarinettist (from December 2019)- apply here.

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.