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


Armenia

Australia

Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

Tutti Horn. Application deadline: April 10. Audition date: April 29.

Austria

Belgium

Royal Bands of the Belgian Defence

French Horn. Application deadline: Mar. 31. Audition date: not listed.

Brazil

Bulgaria

Canada

Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

Assistant Principal 3rd Horn. Application deadline: Feb. 15. Audition date: Mar. 16.

Orchestre symphonique de Québec

2nd horn / 2e cor. Application deadline: May 5. Audition date: May 25.

Chile

China

China NCPA Orchestra

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

Guiyang Symphony Orchestra

Horn, associate principal. Application deadline: Nov. 25. Audition date: not listed.

Hangzhou Philharmonic Orchestra

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

Harbin Symphony Orchestra

All Brass. Application deadline: not listed. Audition date: not listed.

Kunming International Philharmonic.

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

Suzhou Symphony Orchestra

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

Wuhan Philharmonic Orchestra

Principal horn, 2nd horn. No dates given.

Colombia

Croatia

Croatian National Theatre Zagreb

2nd French Horn. Application deadline: Mar. 19. Audition date: April 2.

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark

Royal Danish Opera and Orchestra

Low horn with obligation to Wagnertuba. Application deadline: May 16. Audition date: June 6.

Ecuador

Egypt

Estonia

Europe

Finland

Oulu Symphony orchestra

French Horn, principal. Application deadline: April 5. Audition date: April 26.

France

Opéra National de Bordeaux

1 Poste de Cor Solo - 1ère catégorie A. Application deadline: Feb. 7. Audition date: Mar. 16.

Germany

Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin

1. Solo-Horn (koordiniert) mit Verpflichtung zum Bachhorn und Wagnertube (Sondervertrag). Application deadline: not listed. Audition date: April 9.

Essener Philharmoniker

3./2. Horn mit Verpflichtung zur Wagnertube. Application deadline: not listed. Audition date: not listed.

Frankfurt Radio Symphony

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

Thüringer Symphoniker Saalfeld-Rudolstadt

2nd/4th horn. Application deadline: Feb. 18. Audition date: not listed.

Thüringer Symphoniker Saalfeld-Rudolstadt

Principal Horn and Sick leave cover: 2nd horn (playing 4th horn as required) (One-year contract). Application deadline: Nov. 25. Audition date: Not listed.

Granada

Greece

Hong Kong

Hungary

Iceland

Ireland

RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra

Section Leader French Horn. Application deadline: n/a Audition date: not listed.

Israel

Italy

Filarmonica del Festival

Audizioni Corno (Per service, Short-term). Application deadline: Jan. 7. Audition date: not listed.

Fondazione Arena di Verona

Professori d'Orchestra - CORNO. Application deadline: January 21. Audition date: not listed.

Fondazione Teatro di San Carlo

Primo Corno. Application deadline: Feb. 17. Audition date: not listed.

Fondazione Arturo Toscanini

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

Fondazione Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto

2° Corno con obbligo della fila. Application deadline: May 22. Audition date: May 22.

Fondazione Teatro alla Scala

THIRD HORN with duty of 2nd Horn, 4th Horn and following and Wagner Tuba. Application deadline: Mar. 14. Audition date: not listed.

Orchestra Giovanile "Luigi Cherubini"

Audizioni Corno. Application deadline: Dec. 31. Audition date: not listed.

Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI

1st French horn with section duties. Application deadline: Feb. 18. Audition date: not listed.

Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI

3rd French horn with section and 1st substitution duties. Application deadline: Feb. 18. Audition date: not listed.

Japan

Hyogo Performing Arts Center Orchestra

Horn. Application deadline: Jan. 20. Audition date: see website.

Latvia

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Macao

Malaysia

Malta

Mexico

Monaco

Montenegro

Netherlands

Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest (Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra)

RCO Academy position for 2019 -2020 - French Horn (low & high). Application deadline: Jan. 19. Audition date: Mar. 19.

Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest

Principal Horn 100% (1fte). Application deadline: April 8. Audition date: May 28-29.

New Zealand

Royal New Zealand Navy Band

Horn. Ongoing auditions.

Norway

Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Principal Horn. Application deadline: April 3. Audition date: May 3.

Palestine/Israel

Poland

Orkiestra Sinfonia Varsovia

Utility HORN. Application deadline: Mar. 8. Audition date: April 1-8.

Portugal

Qatar

Russia

Scotland

Serbia

Slovakia

Slovenia

South Korea

KBS Symphony Orchestra

2018/19 KBS Symphony Orchestra - Principal Horn. Application deadline: Mar. 14. Audition date: Mar. 30.

Spain

ADDA Simfònica

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

Orquesta Clásica Santa Cecilia

convocatoria de audiciones - Section Principal Horn. Application deadline: Dec. 15. Audition date: Not listed.

Orquesta Sinfónica y Coro RTVE

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

Orquesta Sinfónica de Euskadi - Basque National Orchestra

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

Sweden

Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra

Principal French horn. Application deadline: Feb. 17. Audition date: Mar. 21-22.

GotlandsMusiken

French Horn player. Application deadline: Feb. 15. Audition date: Mar. 14-15.

Malmö Symfoniorkester

Principal Horn. Application deadline: April 28. Audition date: May 22-23.

Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

RSPO Orchestra Academy. Application deadline: Jan. 15. Audition date: Not listed.

Royal Swedish Opera

Principal French Horn. Application deadline: May 13. Audition date: not listed.

Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra

Horn, tutti. Application deadline: Mar. 1. Audition date: April 28-29.

Switzerland

Verbier Festival

Verbier Festival Orchestra 2019 Applications Now Open - French Horn (Apprenticeship/Academy Position). Application deadline: Dec. 17. Audition date: not listed.

Taiwan

Turkey

Bilkent Symphony Orchestra

Principal Horn. Application deadline: June 10. Audition date: June 17.

United Kingdom

BBC Philharmonic

Principal Horn. Application deadline: Feb. 11. Audition date: not listed.

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Principal Horn. Application deadline: Dec. 10. Audition date: not listed.

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

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

Corps of Army Music

Horn. Ongoing auditions.

Glyndebourne

(Apprenticeship/Academy Position). Application deadline: Dec. 15. Audition date: see website.

Royal Air Force

Horn - ongoing auditions.

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

Section Principal Horn (Joint Section Principal). Application deadline: Nov. 23. Audition date: not listed.

USA

Central City Opera

Principal French Horn. Application deadline: Feb. 17. Audition date: Not listed.

Civic Orchestra of Chicago

Fellowship | Regular Membership | Associate Membership. Application deadline: February 16, 2019. Audition dates: see website.

Colorado Springs Philharmonic

Principal French Horn. Application deadline: April 13. Audition date: April 13.

New York City Ballet

Principal Horn. Application deadline: Mar 21. Audition date: May 13-14.

Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra

Principal Horn. Application deadline: May 1. Audition date: May 28.

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

EQT Orchestra Training Program for African American Musicians Fellowship. Application deadline: Feb. 11. Audition date: April 8.

Shen Yun Orchestra

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

USAF Band of Mid-America

Horn. Application deadline: Mar. 25. Audition date: May 6.

United States Coast Guard Band

French Horn. Application deadline: May 13. Audition date: May 13-14.

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.

US Navy Fleet Bands

Horn (Two Vacancies) Concert Band and Ceremonial Band/Brass Quintet. Application deadline: Mar. 14. Audition date: Mar. 19.

Vietnam

Sun Symphony Orchestra

Assistant Principal French Horn. Application deadline: Mar. 15. Audition date: March 22.