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

Australia

Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Co-Principal horn. Application deadline: June 12. Audition dates: May 24-26

West Australian Symphony Orchestra

Associate Principal Horn. Application deadline: June 5. Audition date: June 12.

Austria

Bruckner Orchester Linz

Principal horn. Application deadline: April 2. Audition date: May 22

Belgium

Antwerp Symphony Orchestra

Substitute horn. Application deadline: May 15. Audition date: May 30

Brazil

Bulgaria

Canada

National Arts Centre Orchestra

4th horn. Application deadline: May 10. Audition dates: June 23 & 24

Chile

National Symphony Orchestra of Chile

Principal horn. Application deadline: May 12. Audition date: June 20

China

National Center for the Performing Arts Orchestra

Principal horn. Audition dates: May 25-26 (Beijing); June 19-27 (Berlin, Vienna), September (Beijing), November (USA)

Dunshan Symphonic Wind Orchestra

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

Hangzhou Philharmonic Orchestra

Principal horn. Audition date: May 2017

Wuhan Philharmonic Orchestra

Principal horn, 2nd horn. No dates given.

Colombia

National Symphony Orchestra of Columbia

Principal horn. Application deadline: April 10. Audition date: May 19/20

Croatia

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark

Estonia

Europe

Finland

Kuopio Symphony Orchestra

Assistant Principal and utility horn. Application deadline: May 8. Audition date: May 26

Tampere Filharmonia

Principal horn. Application deadline: May 10 Audition date: June 1

France

Opera Orchestre National Montpellier

1/3 horn. Application deadline: May 5. Audition date: May 22

Germany

Bamberger Symphoniker

Co-Principal horn. No dates given (posted 3-5-17)

Brandenburgisches Staatsorchester Frankfurt

Principal horn. Application deadline: May 15. 

Das Philharmonische Orchester Landestheater Coburg

3/1 horn. Application deadline: April 23. Audition date: May 30

WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln

2/4 horn. Application deadline: May 26. Audition date: July 2

Granada

Greece

Hong Kong

Iceland

Israel

Italy

Japan

Yomiuri NIppon Symphony Orchestra

3/1 horn. Application deadline: April 19. Audition date: June 1

Latvia

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Macao

Malaysia

Malta

Mexico

Monaco

Montenegro

Netherlands

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

Orquestra Metropolitana de Lisboa

Principal horn. Application deadline: May 19. Audition date: May 30 

Qatar

Russia

Scotland

Serbia

Slovenia

South Korea

Daegu Symphony Orchestra

Principal horn. Application deadline: May 31. 

Spain

Sweden

Norrlands Opera Symphony Orchestra

4/3 horn. Application deadline: May 15. Audition date: June 9

Swedish Armed Forces

Horn. Application deadline: May 11. Audition date: June 15

Switzerland

Verbier Festival Orchestra

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

Taiwan

Turkey

United Kingdom

Corps of Army Music

Horn. Ongoing auditions.

Royal Air Force

Horn - ongoing auditions. 

USA

Allentown Symphony Orchestra

4th horn. Audition date: May 8

Baltimore Symphoy Orchestra

3rd horn. Application deadline: May 1. Audition dates: June 8-12

Dallas Opera

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

Great Falls Symphony

Principal horn + woodwind quintet. Application deadline: April 21. Audition date: May 18

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

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

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

Principal horn. Application deadline: April 28. Audition date: May 15

Omaha Symphony

4th horn. Application deadline: May 2. Audition date: May 23

Orlando Philharmonic

Principal horn. Application deadline: April 21. Audition date: May 5

Sarasota Orchestra

Section horn ("mostly 2nd"). Application deadline: April 1. Audition dates: May 8-9

Southwest Florida Symphony

4th horn. Application deadline: March 31. Audition date: April 23

Symphony Tacoma

Principal and 2nd horn. Application deadline: May 5. Audition date: May 20

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.

 
 
Principal horn. Application deadline: May 9. Audition dates: May 23 & 24