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


Armenia

Australia

Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra

Principal Horn. Application deadline: July 23. Audition date: August 6.

West Australian Symphony Orchestra

Associate Principal Horn. Application deadline: September 14. Audition date: not listed.

Austria

Belgium

Orchestre Philharmonique de Liège

COR SOLO 1er soliste. Application deadline: September 1. Audition date: September 11.

Brazil

Bulgaria

Canada

Chile

China

Central Conservatory of Music Symphony Orchestra

Principal French Horn. Application deadline: not listed. Audition date: not listed.

Central Conservatory of Music Symphony Orchestra

French Horn Tutti. Application deadline: not listed. Audition date: not listed.

Guiyang Symphony Orchestra

Horn, associate principal. Application deadline: not listed. Audition dates: August 22, 23, 28

Guiyang Symphony Orchestra

Horn, tutti. Application deadline: not listed. Audition dates: August 22, 23, 28

China NCPA Orchestra

French Horn Associate Principal. Application deadline: see notice. Audition date: see notice.

China NCPA Orchestra

French Horn Tutti. Application deadline: see notice. Audition date: see notice.

Kunming International Philharmonic.

French Horn (One-year contract). Application deadline: May 31. Audition date: not listed.

Wuhan Philharmonic Orchestra

Principal horn, 2nd horn. No dates given.

Colombia

Croatia

Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra

Horn. Application deadline: May 3. Audition date: Not listed.

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Position 3rd Horn / Associate 1st Horn. Application deadline: July 10. Audition date: September 3.

Denmark

Odense Symfoniorkester

Horn - Associate Principal with obligation to 3rd Horn and Wagnertuba. Application deadline: Sep. 21. Audition date: Oct. 13

Ecuador

Egypt

Cairo Symphony Orchestra

1st Horn Substitute. Application deadline: Mar 25. Audition date: Not listed.

Estonia

Europe

Finland

France

Le Concert impromptu

Horn. Application deadline: February 24. Audition date: Not listed.

Germany

Frankfurt Radio Symphony

Solo-Horn. Application deadline: not listed. Audition date: not listed.

Granada

Greece

Hong Kong

Hungary

Iceland

Israel

Italy

Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Second Horn, also Fourth Horn and lower chairs, Wagner Tuba. Application deadline: September 30. Audition date: Oct. 12, 13, 14

Fondazione Arturo Toscanini

Quarto corno, con obbligo del secondo e della fila - n. 1 posto. Application deadline: June 18. Audition date: not listed.

Teatro Comunale di Bologna

(extra work/substitutes). Application deadline: February 28. Audition date: not listed. 

Japan

Kyoto Symphony Orchestra

Assistant Principal Horn ( 1st / 3rd ) ( one position ). Application deadline: June 22. Audition date: August 9-10.

Latvia

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Macao

Malaysia

Malta

Mexico

Monaco

Montenegro

Netherlands

New Zealand

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

Associate Principal 3rd Horn. Application deadline: July 30. Audition date: August 6.

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

Sub-Principal Horn 2. Application deadline: June 17. Audition date: Not listed.

Royal New Zealand Navy Band

Horn. Ongoing auditions.

Norway

Palestine/Israel

Poland

Pomeranian Philharmonic in Bydgoszcz

Horn - Tutti (third). Application deadline: June 7. Audition date: not listed.

Portugal

Qatar

Russia

Scotland

Serbia

Slovakia

Slovak Philharmonic

member of the Slovak Philharmonic's French horn group. Application deadline: September 11. Audition date: September 25.

Slovenia

Slovenska filharmonija (Slovenian Philharmonic)

Principal French Horn (One-year contract). Application deadline: Aug. 25. Audition date: Sep. 17

South Korea

Spain

Orquesta Filarmónica de Gran Canaria

1 French Horn solo. Application deadline: June 28. Audition date: July 12.

ADDA Simfònica

Horn (2 positions). Application deadline: May 31. Audition date: not listed.

Orquesta Sinfónica y Coro RTVE

Horn. Application deadline: May 24. Audition date: not listed.

Sweden

Switzerland

Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

Low horn. Application deadline: Aug. 12. Audition date: Sep. 21, 22

Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich

Horn - 3. Horn (Permanent). Application deadline: Nov. 28. Audition date: Feb. 7, 2019

Taiwan

National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra

French Horn Associate Principal. Application deadline: June 8. Audition date: Not listed.

Turkey

Bilkent Symphony Orchestra

Principal Horn. Application deadline: Sep. 15. Audition date: Nov. 15.

United Kingdom

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Principal Second Horn. Application deadline: July 6. Audition date: not listed.

Corps of Army Music

Horn. Ongoing auditions.

New Generation Festival

French Horn (per service, short-term). Application deadline: May 1, 2018. Audition date: see website, https://www.newgenerationfestival.org/

Royal Air Force

Horn - ongoing auditions.

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Principal Horn. Application deadline: May 31. Audition date: July, August

Southbank Sinfonia

Horn. Application deadline: July 3. 

Southbank Sinfonia

French Horn (Apprenticeship/Academy Position). Application deadline: July 2. Audition date: not listed.

Thursford Enterprises

Orchestral Brass Players. Application deadline: Not listed. Audition date: Not listed.

Welsh National Opera

Sub-Principal Horn. Application deadline: June 25. Audition dates: July 16, 23

USA

Boise Philharmonic Orchestra

Assistant Principal Horn. Application deadline: August 10. Audition date: August 26.

Civic Orchestra of Chicago

Fellowship | Regular Membership | Associate Membership. Application deadline: February 16, 2018. Audition dates: see website.

The Cleveland Orchestra

Principal Horn. Application deadline: June 25. Audition date: September 17.

Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra

French Horn II (per service). Application deadline: August 13. Audition date: September 13.

Shen Yun Orchestra

Horn. Application deadline: ongoing. Audition date: ongoing.

Spokane Symphony

Assistant Principal Horn. Application deadline: July 12. Audition date: July 19.

USAF Band of Mid-America

Horn. Application deadline: July 2. Audition date: August 13.

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.

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