Opera Australia's singers and orchestral players are engaged following an audition process.

Current Orchestral Vacancies:

Principal French Horn

Orchestral Casual Work

Singers: General Auditions

Current Orchestral Vacancies

Vacancies for positions with the Australia Opera and Ballet Orchestra are advertised below, on musicalchairs, and ArtsHub.

Principal French Horn

The Australian Opera and Ballet ORchestra seeks expressions of interest from outstanding players for the Principal French Horn (Section Leader) position. This process is open to international candidates.

Download Principal French Horn Application Pack (pdf)

Applications close Wednesday 15 October 2014 at 5pm (AEST).

Orchestral casual work

Musicians seeking casual work with Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra are invited to apply by forwarding a copy of current resume/CV and a completed application form to:

Auditions Administrator
Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra

There are no set dates for casual auditions. Auditions are scheduled at mutually suitable times throughout the year. Your details will be held on file until the orchestra has a need for more casual players of your instrument - at which time you will be contacted.

Singers: General Auditions

General Auditions are held a few times a year in Sydney and Melbourne. Interested singers should send their CV and cover letter to:

Auditions Secretary
Opera Australia
+61 2 9318 8326