The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra is a dynamic, multi-functional, full-time professional orchestra, continuing a fine tradition of over a century of orchestral music in Cape Town. In addition to its diverse concert repertoire, the orchestra also performs for operas, ballets and musicals; engages in tours and recordings; and is the driving-force behind a variety of youth development and education projects.

The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra invites applications from suitably qualified musicians for the position of:


This is a full-time (100%) position. Musicians may be required to participate in the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra’s various education and youth development initiatives.

Please download the audition pack here:


Audition venue: ORR, Artscape Theatre Centre, Cape Town

Date: July 30, 2024

In the application, candidates should please specify if they would attend the live audition in Cape Town.

Closing date: July 15 Email a 1-page CV and a short covering letter to the Orchestra Manager: David Langford