Application - Vacancies

We are looking for students for the vacancies listed below. Please send your complete application by the stated deadline. Invitations to audition or rejections will be issued only after this date. Unfortunately, it is not possible to deal with enquiries before then. The prescribed works listed in the announcement and invitation are all to be prepared.

Once an audition date is set, it will be announced immediately on this page.


Vacancies:

Flute

A position starting 1 March 2018
Audition: Tuesday,
27 February 2018, 2.30 pm, Chamber Music Hall
Application deadline: 28. January 2018

A Mozart-Concerto (D major or G major), Vivaldi-Concerto C-major for Piccolo-Flute RV 443 (1st and 2nd movement) and Images of Bozza.


Oboe

A position starting 1 September 2018
Audition: Wednesday,
25 April 2018, 1 pm, Chamber Music Hall
Application Deadline: 18 March 2018

The Mozart concerto, together with some other concerto or solo work from a different period, according to choice.


Trombone

A position starting 1 September 2018
Audition: Monday, 7 May 2018, 10 am, Chamber Music Hall
Application Deadline: 7 April 2018

Ferdinand David: Concertino in E flat major op. 4.
If necessary, one or more orchestral passages from the mainstream repertory will be submitted.


Drums

One position starting 1 September, 2018
Audition: Wednesday, 25 April 2018, 2 pm, Philharmonie
Application Deadline: 18 March 2018

Audition-Pieces (PDF)



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Requirements:

  • Graduate diploma from an institute of music, conservatory or equivalent (bachelor)
  • The maximum age for entry to the Academy is 27
  • Applicants under the age of 21 are requested to submit a letter of recommendation from their teacher or a member of the Berliner Philharmoniker which shows that they are already in the final stages of vocational preparation.

Application documents:

  • Covering letter
  • Copy of the certificate
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Passport photo

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