The Orchestra Academy of the Bavarian State Orchestra currently has 14 vacancies: 3 violins, 1 viola, 1 violoncello, 1 double bass, 1 flute, 1 oboe, 1 clarinet, 1 bassoon, 1 horn, 1 trumpet, 1 trombone, 1 percussion

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Responsibility for the Orchestra Academy: Christiane Arnold, Frank Bloedhorn

Musical Direction
att.: Nadine Dietl
Max-Joseph-Platz 2
D-80539 Muenchen
T +49.(89).21 85 13 10
F +49.(89).21 85 13 33

Please send applications to
Orchesterbüro des Bayerischen Staatsorchesters
Max-Joseph-Platz 2
D-80539 Munich
T +49.(89).21 85 13 13
F +49.(89).21 85 13 33

In brief: The Orchestra Academy of the Bavarian State Orchestra

Age 26 years and younger
Prerequisite completed higher education or comparable educational level
Monthly stipend EUR 800,-
Training period 2 years

The Curriculum
- Up to ten orchestra participation assignments monthly (opera, concert, ballet)
- Weekly instrumental instruction
- Regular workshops and individual instruction in "mental training" from grad. psychologist Ulrike Klees
- 2 to 3 chamber music concerts per season
- Baroque workshops
Annual chamber music project by the Academy with singers from the Opera Studio of the Bavarian State Opera under the direction of GMD Kent Nagano

Current grantees of the Orchestra Academy

Benedikt Wiedmann, Violin
Kosuke Yoshikawa, Violin
N.N., Violin
Ivan Bezpalov, Viola
Nicolas Defranoux, Cello
Jan Hendrik Rosenkranz, Double Bass
Jussef Eisa, Clarinet
Mareile Dahme, Flute
Simone Preuin, Oboe
Benedikt Schobel, Bassoon
Peter Moriggl, Trumpet
Milena Viotti, Horn
Patrick Flassig, Trombone
Oliver Schwab, Percussion