LGBAC Symphonic Band Assistant Conductor

The Lesbian & Gay Big Apple Corps Symphonic Band Symphonic Band Assistant Conductor serves as the primary artistic support staff to the Music Director in all rehearsals and concerts during the Symphonic Band season. The appointment is for one year. It is preferable that the Assistant Conductor plays a wind ensemble instrument, and that he or she will play in the ensemble when not conducting.

Learn more here.


Trumpeter(s) wanted for Easter service

Employer: Westminster Presbyterian Church

Summary: Trumpet or trumpets wanted for Easter Sunday worship service (two hours on Sunday, April 1). A one-hour rehearsal is required at a date/time negotiated with organist after hire. Although parts for choral anthems and hymn arrangements will be provided, individual(s) hired may suggest prelude, offertory, and postlude music for collaboration with a skilled and professional organist (large pipe organ).

Date: Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018

Time: Worship service 9:45 am (Total time: 8:45 to 10:45 am)

Place: Westminster Presbyterian Church, 4100 Nakoma Road, Madison

Pay: $150 per player ($50 per hour for a one-hour rehearsal and two hours on Sunday).

Contact: Joe at westminstermusic@sbcglobal.net

Brass Quintet wanted for Easter Vigil Service

Brass quintet wanted for Easter Vigil Service

St. Peter Catholic Church in Ashton, WI (outside of Middleton), is seeking to hire a brass quintet for its Easter Vigil service on Saturday, March 31 (time TBD). Ideally, the ensemble would come adequately prepared to a single rehearsal with the choir and other musicians on the day of the Vigil. Each performer will get $75 in compensation.

Please contact Tyler Pimm, director of music ministries, if your brass quintet is interested.
Ph: 608-290-8057
Email: tylerjamesonpimm@gmail.com

June wedding musicians wanted, jazz preferred

We seek musicians for our Monona Terrace wedding on Saturday, June 9th 2018. We would like music for pre-ceremony, processional, recessional, and the cocktail hour. For the 4:30pm ceremony, we anticipate requiring musicians between 4pm – 6:30pm. We would like a small group (ideally with wedding experience); we are open minded regarding instrumentation, but are leaning towards a small jazz ensemble. If you have anything that you’ve recorded, we would love to hear it.

If you’re interested, please get in touch with me! My contact info and other details are below.

Matt Perkett



Pay: depends on the timing, group size, etc. Happy to negotiate a fair rate.
When: Saturday, June 9th 2018. 4:00pm – 6:30pm
Where: Monona Terrace (Weather permitting, the ceremony and cocktail hour will be on the rooftop. The backup location is in the Community Terrace room in Monona Terrace)
Other details:
We expect ~120 guests
Approximate timeline:
4 – 4:30pm (pre-ceremony music)
4:30-5 (ceremony, processional and recessional music)
5 – 6:30 (cocktail hour music)

Volunteer musicians wanted – Cap Lakes

Capitol Lakes Terraces is looking for one or more musicians to come play for our Memory Care residents. We are especially looking for a piano player, but welcome other musicians as well! Scheduling is flexible but 40 minutes to 1 hour, only 1 or 2 times a week is what we are looking for. Days and times can be decided upon based on individual schedules. This is a volunteer positon, great for anyone musical who needs volunteer hours! Those interested will need to fill out a volunteer form and pass a standard background check. Contact Erin at eritenour@retirement.org if interested.

In-home youth piano lessons wanted

My 14 year old freshmen daughter would like to take piano lessons. She is learning early theory, is in choir, plays piano/sight reads simply and plays uke/some mandolin. She would be open to 1) flexible laid/back schedule, 2) flexible music mixing classical/musical theater/simple jazz, and 3) lessons once every 1-2 weeks.

Looking for female grad student/instructor who would be willing to drive to Middleton home~ 10 minutes from campus for lessons.
Replies can be sent to bgriffith13 @gmail.com.

Bravo! Vail 2018 Summer Internships

Internships in many areas, June through August 10.

Details here: https://jobs.musicalamerica.com/job/bravo-vail-2018-summer-internships/39040872/

Highlights of the Bravo! Vail Internship Program:

  • Intern Enhancement Activities: Throughout the summer interns will participate in open forum meetings with successful professionals from Bravo! Vail, the resident orchestras’ administration, and the Bravo! Vail Board of Trustees to get an insider’s perspective on many aspects of arts administration.
  • Diverse Projects: Interns work on all aspects of the Festival including donor events, marketing initiatives, education programs, and operational components. In addition to their internship focus, this unique opportunity gives each intern a better perspective of which area they would like to pursue as a career.
  • Networking Opportunities: Interns will have the chance to network with a wide range of successful professionals from board members to arts administrators at performances, donor events, and countless meetings throughout the summer.
  • Access to concerts: Interns are able to attend most Bravo! Vail performances.

Bravo! Vail has developed a program which ensures you will receive a learning experience that fits your career goals. You will become knowledgeable in many areas of a non-profit arts organization. You will learn how to work in a professional environment and have several opportunities to network with leaders in the arts industry. For more information on Bravo! Vail, please visit bravovail.org.


inDIGenous jazz series vocalist wanted-April 6

I am in need of a jazz vocalist for a tune (possibly two) on Friday, April 6th for an inDIGenous jazz series performance. Sound check at 5pm, show at 7:30pm with a rehearsal the weekend prior. Not the most amazing pay, but a paid performance nonetheless. If interested, please reach out to me for more details at baldaj12@gmail.com. Singers of color greatly encouraged to reply.

String Quartet wanted for June anniversary party

Looking for a string quartet (any combination is acceptable) for a 50th wedding anniversary to be held at the resident’s backyard on Saturday, June 2, 2018 from approximately 1-3 p.m. (time can be adjusted if needed). The home is located on the westside of Madison. The backyard is shaded or if needed shade will be provided.

Payment is negotiable.

Music genre preferred is Classical (preferably by Handel, Bach, Brahms, Haydn, or possible others).

Michelle Gibson Herman, hermanjm@charter.net, 414.940.1684