The Orchestra

 Orchestra & Academy vacancies 

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


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

one horn (from Oct 1 2019 - July 31 2020)
Auditions September 17 2019
Apply online, here by August 13 2019


one double bass (solo)
Auditions June 21 2019 
Programme (for unsuccessful auditions held in December)
Apply online, here by May 10

one deputy flute (and piccolo)
Auditions June 19 2019
Apply online, here by May 8

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 vacancies for a cellist (from August 2019), bassoonist and viola (from August 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 €900 a month. Period of study is 24 months.