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IHS Members are invited to submit information on any upcoming horn auditions not listed here.

Australia

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Principal horn. Application deadline: March 18. 

Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Co-Principal horn. Application deadline: January 5. Audition dates: February 23 & 24

Austria

Belgium

Brazil

Bulgaria

State Opera Rousse/Rouse Philharmonic

High horn. Audition dates: January 17-20. Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Canada

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

2nd horn. Application deadline: February 17. Audition date: March 8

Chile

China

Dunshan Symphonic Wind Orchestra

Horn. Audition dates: Europe: April 7-17. Hong Kong/Taiwan: May 8-14. Beijing: May 5-7

Wuhan Philharmonic Orchestra

Principal horn, 2nd horn. No dates given.

Colombia

Croatia

Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra

Horn. Application deadline: February 24. Audition date: March 16

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark

Aalborg SymfoniOrkester

Low horn. Application deadline: March 10. Audition date: March 27

Estonia

Europe

Finland

France

Germany

Granada

Greece

Hong Kong

Iceland

Israel

Italy

Teatro La Fenice (Venice)

2/4 horn. Application deadline: February 4   Audition date: March 6

Japan

Hyogo Performing Arts Orchestra

Horn. Application deadline: January 11. Audition dates (depends on the city, from Feb. 12 to 26)

Kyoto Symphony Orchestra

3/1 horn. Application deadline: March 9. Audition dates: April 12, 13

Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra

2/4 horn. Application deadline: February 9. Audition dates: April 3, 4, 5

Latvia

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Macao

Malaysia

Malta

Mexico

Monaco

Montenegro

Netherlands

Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest

2/4 horn. Application deadline: January 17. Audition date: February 28

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam

Principal horn. Application deadline: March 20. Audition date: June 6

New Zealand

Royal New Zealand Navy Band

Horn. Ongoing auditions.

Norway

Palestine/Israel

Poland

Portugal

Qatar

Russia

Scotland

Serbia

Slovenia

South Korea

Spain

Orquesta y Coro Nacionales de España

Horn. Audition date: March 6

Sweden

Switzerland

Verbier Festival Orchestra

Horn(s). Audition dates: mid-January-March, TBA

Taiwan

Turkey

United Kingdom

BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Sub-Principal horn. No dates given (posted Feb. 2017)

Corps of Army Music

Horn. Ongoing auditions.

Royal Air Force

Horn - ongoing auditions. 

USA

Civic Orchestra of Chicago

Horn. Application deadline: February 3. Audition dates: Late March/early April

Dallas Opera

Principal horn. Application deadline: February 20. Audition date: April 28

Grant Park Orchestra

3rd horn. Application deadline: February 15. Audition dates: March 6 & 8

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

Principal horn. Application deadline: April 2. Audition dates: May 14-15

Minnesota Opera

4th horn. Application deadline: March 6. 

New World Symphony

Horn. Application deadline: December 15. Audition dates - depends on the city, from Feb. 13 to March 21

Phoenix Symphony

2nd horn. Application deadline: March 6. Audition dates: March 20 & 21

Shen Yun Performing Arts Orchestra/Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra

Horn. No dates given; auditions ongoing for immediate positions (posted 9-11-16)

USAF Heritage Band of America Band

Horn. Application deadline: Feb. 20. Audition date: April 6

U.S. Army Bands

Horn. Auditions ongoing.

US Marine Corps Musician Enlistment

Horn. Ongoing auditions. For further information please contact Gunnery Sergeant Jonathan Bley at 757-613-8215. Or by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.