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Instrumentalists for the Vienna Summer Music Festival Orchestra are encouraged to apply and will automatically receive a reduced tuition resulting in a program fee of €325.  Eligible participants will play in the orchestra for the operas we are producing which include Die Fledermaus and Il Trittico.  Participants will perform in one of the operas.  Additionally, members of the orchestra will receive masterclasses on their primary instrument with members of the Vienna Philharmonic and Vienna Symphoniker.  

Eligible Instruments for Application and their respective professors:

Matthias Schulz - Flute

Harald Hoerth - Oboe

Reinhard Wieser - Clarinet

Patrick de Retis - Bassoon

Gergely Sugar - Horn

Christian Löw - Trumpet

Hans Ströcker - Trombone

Igor Petrushevski - Violin

Orsolya Korcsolan - Violin

Daniella Ivanova - Viola

Walther Schulz - Cello

Joachim Tinnefeld - Bass

Application Requirements:

Applicants should submit a recent recording of themselves as a soloist or chamber music.  Materials should be uploaded to GoogleDrive, DropBox, or another file sharing medium.


Accepted applicants of the VSMF Orchestra Program should arrive in Vienna on June 1st 2019 and should plan to depart on June 23rd. 


Tuition:  €325.00

Housing: €700 (If you would like to arrange your own housing, this €700 fee will be deducted. 

Contact:  Feel free to contact us if you have any questions at

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