Job Listings

I will post regular updates to this list of job advertisements. In addition to orchestral openings, there is also a section for academic openings and links to other resources. To submit corrections, or if you know of a horn-related job opening that you would like listed here, please contact me (

Updated September 1, 2020

Orchestral and Band Openings

Illinois Symphony Orchestra
Resume Date: see website
Audition Date: September 6, 2020
Start Date: see website
Salary/Benefits: see website
Services: see website
General Information: Ken Lam, Music Director
Contact Information: Send one-page resume and $50 deposit to: Orchestra Manager, Illinois Symphony Orchestra, P.O. 5191, Springfield, IL 62705

Dallas Symphony Orchestra
FRENCH HORN – Principal Horn
Resume Date: May 17, 2020
Audition Date: Pre – September 14, 2020, Semi – September 21, 2020, Fin – October 29, 2020
Start Date: Employment to begin upon the mutual agreement of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and the winning candidate
Salary/Benefits: see website
Services: see website
General Information: The audition committee of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards. The Dallas Symphony is an equal opportunity employer and a proud partner orchestra of the National Alliance for Audition Support (NAAS).
Contact Information: Please submit a one-page resume to

Academic Openings:


International Horn Competition of America


American Federation of Musicians (member access only)

The Chronicle of Higher Education

The College Music Society (member access only)


International Horn Society (Performance Jobs) (Teaching Jobs)

Musical Chairs

My Auditions


Thank you for this resource! I just wanted to drop by and let you know that they changed the audition date for both horn auditions in Pittsburgh from June 17th to July 10th.


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