Johannes Debus | Orchestra Members | Audio Interviews


The COC Orchestra is the oldest opera orchestra in Canada, and has received worldwide acclaim. Created in 1977, the orchestra has a permanent membership of more than 50 instrumentalists.


principal horn Audition

Canadian Opera Company, Alexander Neef, General Director, and Johannes Debus, Music Director announce a National Audition for the position of Principal Horn.

The auditions will be held on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. at Canadian Opera Company, 227 Front Street East, Toronto, Canada. More information can be found in a downloadable PDF here: Audition Notice (If you do not have Adobe Reader click here)

Interested applicants are asked to send their complete resume including name, address, telephone number, and name of their affliate AFM Local before August 1, 2015 to:

Ian Cowie, Personnel Manager
Canadian Opera Company Orchestra
227 Front Street East
Toronto, ON M5A 1E8
E-mail: ianc@coc.ca

principal horn AUDITION REPERTOIRE

Download the audition repertoire here


CRITICAL ACCLAIM

“It’s hard to imagine anyone doing better justice to the music. The orchestra, led by 34-year-old German conductor Johannes Debus, captures every nuance of Prokofiev’s rich score.” Toronto Star



Music Director Johannes Debus and the COC Orchestra. Photo: Michael Cooper © 2009
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