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

Armenia

Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra

Principal French Horn, Wechselhorn (2/3 Horn). Application deadline: August 18. Audition date: August 18 (recordings) August 28 (live auditions)

Australia

West Australian Symphony Orchestra

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

Austria

Belgium

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)

Wuhan Philharmonic Orchestra

Principal horn, 2nd horn. No dates given.

Colombia

Croatia

Croatian National Opera Orchestra

4th horn. Application deadline: May 25. Audition date: June 9

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark

Estonia

Europe

Finland

Tampere Filharmonia

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

France

Orchestre de Paris

3/1 horn. Application deadline: June 15. Audition date: June 30

Opera National de Paris

3/1 horn. Application deadline: June 15. Audition date: June 30

Orchestre National de Lorraine

4th horn. Application date: June 12. Audition date: June 21

Germany

Bamberger Symphoniker

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

Philharmonisches Orchester Hagen

2/3/4 Horn. Application date: June 30

WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln

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

Granada

Greece

Hong Kong

Iceland

Israel

Italy

Japan

Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra

Principal horn. Application deadline: July 12. 

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

Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest

2/3 horn. Application deadline: June 26. Audition date: Sept. 8

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam

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

New Zealand

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

Sub-Principal 2nd Horn. Application Deadline: July 31. Audition Recordings: July 31. Live Auditions: August 15

Royal New Zealand Navy Band

Horn. Ongoing auditions.

Norway

Stavanger Symfoniorkester

2nd horn/Utility. No dates given (posted May 23)

Palestine/Israel

Poland

Portugal

Qatar

Russia

Scotland

Serbia

Slovenia

South Korea

Spain

Orquesta Sinfonica de Madrid

Principal horn. Application deadline: June 30.  Audition date: September 12

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

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Sub-Principal Horn No.5/6 Doubling Wagner Tuba. Application date: June 26. Audition date: October 24 and November 12

Corps of Army Music

Horn. Ongoing auditions.

Royal Air Force

Horn - ongoing auditions. 

Southbank Sinfonia

Horn. Application deadline: July 3. 

USA

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Orchestra

2nd horn. Application deadline: June 9. Audition date: Fall 2017 TBA

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

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

Boise Philharmonic Orchestra

Horn II. Application deadline: August 14. Audition date: August 28

Boise Philharmonic Orchestra

Horn III/Associate Principal. Application deadline: August 14. Audition date: August 27

Glen Falls Symphony

Principal horn. Application date: June 6. Audition dates: June 23-25

Great Falls Symphony

Principal horn. Application deadline: June 19. Audition date: July 31

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.