How to apply

How to apply?


Orkester Norden is a symphony orchestra for young musicians who are 15 to 25 years old when the orchestra meets.

You can join if you are a student at a conservatory in Scandinavia or the Baltic States, or if you are a citizen of one of these countries and attend a conservatory in another country.

Keep in mind that even if you do not meet all the eligibility criterias, we still encourage you to apply. You will be considered for any potential vacancies in the orchestra.

Facts about ON 2019

Musician application period is 21.1. - 4.3.2019.

To apply please fill in this form carefully: Audition form

and send it to us. In return we will contact you with the link to our video application site where you can leave you audition videos.

Application materials can be requested here: Request audition material

Your audition videos are reviewed and evaluated by our team of instructors.

Application time has been extended!
Please leave your video applications no later than Sunday 10
th of March!!!


Participation in ON '19 is free and travel during the course/concert tour is included.

We provide daily meals and shared rooms.

You must pay your own travel to and from Lahti/Finland.

More practical info will be sent to you if you get an invitation to the orchestra.


Keep in mind that you can apply your local Lions Club for a travel grant.

About the travel grant, contact the local Lions Club first. For more information about the travel grant you can contact Lions ON Coordinator in the Nordic countries:

Denmark, Finn Jörgensen,
Finland, Erkki Voutilainen,
Iceland, Gerdur Jonsdottir,
Norway, Erik Evang,
Sweden, Finn Bangsgaard,

Contact information

Producer Henna Keihäs:, tel. +358 50 383 6551.

We are looking forward to hear from you.