Oper Köln

Cologne, DEU
Deadline: 02/28/2021




Oper Köln is looking for the following voice types for its opera chorus:

2nd Alto – full time

The Cologne Opera Chorus under the direction of Rustam Samedov was awarded the prize "Best Chorus" at the OPERN AWARDS 2020.

Cologne Opera is one of Germany's largest opera houses and a venue for relevant and innovative music theater of the highest quality. Under the artistic director Dr. Birgit Meyer, the house has the claim to be an open opera house for the citizens of Cologne and sees itself out of its tradition as a young and international opera. Due to the renovation of the opera house at Offenbachplatz, the interim location is the StaatenHaus am Rheinpark in Cologne Deutz with a total of three playable stages. The trades and administrative offices are located in Cologne Mühlheim and Cologne Center, while the rehearsal stages are in Hürth.


- a very good command of the German language

- a university degree in singing

- proficiency in sight singing


- performing skills

- ability to work in a team

- loyalty

- flexibility

- intercultural competence

The aforementioned qualities are particularly important to the company and are therefore required.

The employment relationship is based on the provisions of the Normalvertrag Bühne (NV-Bühne/SR Chor, Chorgagenklasse 1a).

The closing date for applications is 28.02.2021.

Auditions will be held in the 13th calendar week, invitations will be sent by email.

The desired pieces will be announced with the invitation.

Unfortunately, travel expenses to the auditions cannot be reimbursed.

Please send your application with curriculum vitae, artistic background and with the subject line "2. Alt" by 28.02.2021 by e-mail to the following two mail addresses. A sound or video sample as a link is desirable.



The City of Cologne is the holder of the TOTAL E-QUALITY - Commitment to Equal Opportunities for Women and Men award.

Severely disabled applicants and applicants with equal opportunities will be given special consideration if they are equally qualified.

edit listing