The Orchestra

 Orchestra & Academy vacancies 

The Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorchester, General Music Director Sebastian Weigle & Honorary Conductor Michael Gielen, are looking for

FROM AUGUST 12th 2018

one principal cello - special contract
(Auditions May 30th 2018)
Apply online, here by April 18th

one principal bassoon
(auditions June 1st 2018)
Apply online, here by April 20th 2018


one first violin, 2nd desk
(audition date not fixed)
Apply online, here

one second violin, 2nd desk
(audition date not fixed)
Apply online, here

one double bass (solo)
(audition date not fixed)
Apply online, here

one piccolo (and flute)
(audition date not fixed)
Apply online, here

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 no vacancies at the moment.

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.