Auditioning for Principal French Horn


When: Monday 25th October 2021 at 10h00. (Your presence is required from 09h15 for the allotting of audition times)

Where: Salle Philharmonique de Liège (attention, please use the following entrance: 14, rue Forgeur – 4000 LIÈGE)

How: Please complete your application form online or send it by email to before Friday 15th October 2021, midnight at the latest.


Audition will consist of three rounds :

  • 1st round :

·  Orchestral excerpts *

BEETHOVEN, Symphony No.6
BRAHMS, Symphony No.2

MENDELSSOHN, A Midsummer Night's Dream (Ein Sommernachtstraum), Notturno
RAVEL, Pavane pour une infante défunte
SCHOENBERG, Chamber Symphony No.1

  • 2nd round :

     R. STRAUSS, Concerto for horn No.1 in Eb major, 1st movement (Allegro).

   ·  Orchestral excerpts *

RAVEL, Concerto in G

  • 3rd round :

One or more orchestral excerpts not asked for in the 1st round*

BEETHOVEN, Symphony No.7
FRANCK, Symphony in D minor
Symphony No. 5
STRAUSS, Ein Heldenleben
Symphony No.5

* A copy of the orchestral excerpts and solos can be downloaded below.

The orchestra's pianist will be available to accompany you, BUT WITHOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF REHEARSING BEFORE HAND.

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