Third Horn Auditions

The Philadelphia Orchestra announces auditions for the following position:

Third Horn

Preliminary/Semifinal auditions will occur:

  • March 28 – 29, 2022
  • April 27 – 28, 2022
  • May 1 – 2, 2022
  • May 7, 2022

Final auditions to take place on June 3, 2022

Application materials are listed below. Repertoire will be available on this page by January 10, 2022. Please check back frequently as repertoire is subject to change.

Complete an application

Audition Repertoire (updated Jan. 24)

Please apply no later than January 25, 2022.
Complete audition information will be e-mailed after February 10, 2022.

Employment will begin based on the winner’s availability and The Philadelphia Orchestra schedule.

Candidates advancing to the final round of our auditions will be considered for our substitute list.

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