Academy of the "Freunde der Tiroler Festspiele Erl"

19. - 21. April 2021

From its inception, the Tyrol Festival Erl has placed importance on the development of young or emerging talent. In collaboration with the Federal Province of Tyrol, this second Orchestra Academy will focus on wind and brass instruments that form the backbone of the modern symphonic orchestra: flute, clarinet, horn, trumpet and trombone. Under the guidance of a world renowned group of orchestra musicians, applicants can not only improve their instrumental skills, but also hone their most important orchestra excerpts, and gain auditioning experience under real-world conditions on the final day of the workshop. Winners of this mock orchestra audition will be featured in a Prize Winners Concert on 
21 July 2022 and receive a cash award. 

The application is hosted at

The following have to be submitted together with the application:

  •     Curriculum vitae (pdf)  
  • Photo (jpg)  
  • Video recordings showing you playing two contrasting pieces from the standard repertoire for your instrument. The two videos have to be unedited, accessible in appropriate quality as a link under Youtube or vimeo. (The videos will be linked but not uploaded onto

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 01 february 2022.

Application and participation is free of charge. The costs for room and board (all meals) in the immediate vicinity of the Festspielhaus are covered by the Tyrol Festival Erl. However, travel expenses, visa fees and related arrangements have to be organized by the participant.


Michael Kofler Munich Philharmonic

Matias Pineira Munich Philharmonic

Benjamin Appel Munich Philharmonic

Karin Mischl Tyrol Festival Erl

Erich Rinner Tyrol State Conservatory


Sandra Wolf
T 0043 5373 81000-30



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