Music Associate

Music Associate

CATEGORY: Musician

Maine State Music Theatre
Brunswick, ME 04011
US

CONTACT NAME

Kathi Kacinski

Job Details

DESCRIPTION



MUSIC ASSOCIATE

Maine State Music Theatre (MSMT), a CORST X AEA resident summer music theatre, is looking for a MUSIC ASSOCIATE for our 2020 season.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Assisting Music Directors with all the music for said productio
- Assisting with the rearranging of the scores when necessary
- Assisting with transpositions when necessary
- Ensuring (or assisting with) that all music rehearsals, singing and dancing, are accompanied
- Playing at rehearsals as determined by the Musical Director of each production
- Playing at all assigned performances
- Assist MD with Concerts, TYA productions, and the Intern Singers
- Music Direct and/or Assistant Music Direct assigned TYA’s and/or concerts
- Play for special events/cabarets as needed and as determined by management

Successful candidate will have superior knowledge of …

·      The musical theatre cannon

·      Accompanying for musical theatre

·      Basic keyboard programming – i.e. Apple Mainstage

·      Basic computer music notation skills (Finale) – knowledge of orchestrating and arranging a plus!

Successful candidates will also possess strong organizational and communication skills. Working collaboratively as part of a hard working team is absolutely necessary and candidates should be self-directed and motivated.

Employment Dates: Thurs 5/14 - Sun 8/23

SEASON

MAIN STAGE:        Titanic, Mamma Mia! Sound of Music, Something Rotten

CONCERTS:           Christine & Patsy Together Again, Red, Hot & Cole Porter, Piano Men

TYA:                       Beauty and the Beast, Frozen Jr., Shrek

MSMT offers a weekly salary, free housing with internet and the beautiful Maine coastline.


Please send the following:

- 3 recordings of your playing (video strongly preferred).  Pieces should be from the musical theatre genre – at least one dance break/excerpt OR overture excerpt. Please show different styles and send recording of only you playing

-        Resume

-       Cover letter

-       3 work related references (not written), which includes their phone numbers and email addresses, to auditions@msmt.org


MSMT is Proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

DURATION

May 14, 2020 - August 23, 2020

HOW TO APPLY

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