Orchestra academy – Applications


The Orchestra Academy has 18 spots available for trainees. They are divided among the instrument families as follows:


4 violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos, 2 double basses

1 flute, 1 oboe, 1 clarinet (German system), 1 bassoon, 1 trumpet, 1 French horn, 1 trombone

1 timpani/percussion


Acceptance into the programme is decided by audition. All application materials (curriculum vitae, photograph, grade reports, certificates) must be submitted via the application platform https://www.muvac.com/de/akademie-des-symphonieorchesters-des-bayerischen-rundfunks .

The maximum age for applicants is 26 years at time of acceptance.


Note: Owing to the current corona pandemic we were unfortunately forced to cancel the auditions on 18 May (clarinet) and 22 May (violin) 2020. Substitute dates will be announced here as soon as they become available.


In future, all applications will be submitted via the online portal Muvac (music vacancies).

Go to application portal


In case of inquiries:  so.akademie@br.de