Employers: We post Baltimore & D.C. area job, internship, and performance opportunity notices that we deem of interest to Peabody students on this site, as well as on the Handshake app. If you have an opportunity you’d like to share with Peabody students and recent alumni, or would like to hire Peabody performers for an upcoming event, please visit the Performer Referral/Job Posting Request page. Thanks for your interest in working with us!
Posted: October 11, 2019 | TEACHING | PERFORMANCE |
Now launching its 15th season, the highly-respected Strathmore Artist in Residence Program was created to support the transition of outstanding local musicians into career artists. The program has mentored 88 young musicians, ages 16-32, since its inception in 2005. Each year through a competitive selection process, a class of 6 is chosen and benefits greatly from the support of participating mentors and musicians. The 10-month program also includes 30 hours of professional development seminars, a professional photo shoot, videography, and extensive performance opportunities.
Posted: October 11, 2019 | PERFORMANCE
Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC (GMCW) seeks applications for the part-time position of Assistant Conductor. Responsibilities include director of its outreach ensemble Seasons of Love (SOL), to provide artistic leadership and vision for the ensemble. GMCW seeks a targeted start date no later than November 4, 2019. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until October 18, 2019. The successful candidate will have thorough knowledge of choral music, with emphasis on the gospel and inspirational music genre, and proven experience conducting and teaching a volunteer chorus. They will have the ability to take the ensemble to a unique, innovative, and consistently high level of artistry. It is expected they will work in a collaborative environment with GMCW staff, the Board of Directors, and will be a part of the greater Washington, DC and national arts and LGBTQ+ communities.
Posted: October 7, 2019 | TEACHING
The Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University seeks a passionate educator and an extraordinary musician to be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor of Music Theory beginning July 1, 2020. The appointed faculty member will be a member of Peabody’s Department of Music Theory, Ear Training, and Keyboard Skills. Familiarity with a range of pedagogical approaches is required.
Posted: October 7, 2019 | TEACHING
The Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University seeks a passionate educator and an extraordinary musician to be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor of Music Theory beginning July 1, 2020. Peabody’s Music Theory Department complements the teaching of our applied faculty, giving our students a deeper understanding of music through the exploration of compositional styles and techniques.
Posted: October 7, 2019 | ARTS ADMIN
Johns Hopkins University seeks a professional to provide administrative support for office staff, including special projects, website maintenance, office workflow, appointments, correspondence, student payroll, budgets, data compilation and records control. This position may require you to perform duties of a sensitive and confidential nature. Position runs through June 30, 2020
Posted: October 4, 2019 | CHURCH
Magothy United Methodist Church is seeking a music director. The ideal candidate will be adept as a classical pianist and rock keyboardist, as well as choir director for both adults and children. The position will be 16 hours per week on Thursdays, Sundays, and certain days other throughout the year. Magothy United Methodist Church offers a competitive salary and 2 weeks paid vacation as well as a wonderful work environment with a diverse worshiping body.
Posted: September 30, 2019 | ARTS ADMIN
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center is seeking an Education and Artistic Associate to join its staff. This is a fulltime position. The Education and Artistic Associate works as an integral member of the education, artistic planning, and production departments. S/he works as part of the team that produces all Chamber Music Society concert series and education programs. S/he works directly with the Director of Education to implement all programs in the education department including programs for schools, families, and adults. This position is responsible for securing artist visas and assists with artist contracts and also processes payroll for artists. In concert production, s/he assists the production team in the setup, running and breakdown of all New York rehearsal, recording, and performance activity. S/he acts as either artist assistant or stage manager of performances within a department rotation of concerts, and provides general support for the department. The Education and Artistic Associate reports to the Director of Education and the Director of Artistic Planning and Administration.
Posted: September 30, 2019 | CHURCH
The Choir of St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church seeks an alto section leader/soloist. From the Sunday following Labor Day through Trinity Sunday, the choir sings for the weekly 10:30 a.m. Eucharist on Sunday mornings, rehearsing from 8:30 a.m.-10:15 a.m., and from 7:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m., on Thursdays prior to Christmas and Easter. Additional calls include quarterly services of Choral Evensong, Christmas Eve, and Holy Week services. The fee is $125 per call. Qualified candidates will have experience as both a choral singer and vocal soloist (oratorio, Gospel, contemporary), sight read extremely well, learn their notes outside of rehearsal, receive direction well, be sympathetic to the ethos of our worshiping community, and have a cheerful disposition. Minorities are encouraged to apply. Interested persons should send a cover letter, résumé, and recordings to Dr. Timothy Duhr, Director of Music, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted: September 20, 2019 | CHURCH
The Shrine of the Little Flower is looking for 1 bass/baritone and 2 tenors to sing mass on Sunday, October 6. Rehearsal is at 9:30 am, mass at 11 am. Compensation is $50. The contact person is Joseph Martenczuk, email: JMartenczuk@jhhc.com.
Posted: September 18, 2019 | TEACHING
We are looking for a after school drum instructor to teach lessons as part of our after-school music lessons program. While we can be flexible on days and times offered, we would prefer this instructor can start teaching at 3:30pm, immediately after school, until later in the evening. We find the lesson availability immediately following school is most in demand and most convenient for our families. Candidate must be comfortable teaching students grades Kindergarten through 12th grade, with most of our students enrolled in Kindergarten through 8th grade. While in the lesson, we expect the teacher to prepare students for their annual recitals, review various skills and techniques in musicianship and performance that make sense developmentally.
Posted: September 12, 2019 | TEACHING
Requirements: Bachelor of Music or Music Education Degree (Voice) required as well as experience in teaching Children (‘singing lessons’; Early Childhood Music exploration; pre teenage years); Teenagers, and Adults, beginning through advanced Levels; use Solfeggio for Sight Singing. Instructor should to be a good performer. Instructor to teach Private Lessons and/or Small Classes weekly, including Saturday mornings, during the Academic Year, excluding Holiday and Spring Breaks (September through May plus ‘Make Up Week’ as needed), as well as ‘Flexible’ Summer Semester Session. Lesson length is generally determined by age and level of advancement: 30; 45; 60 minutes per student. Instructor may also Teach/Direct weekly (or bi-weekly) Vocal Ensemble/Chorus: two students minimum and more. Instructor must have positive attitude; be moral, and ethical.
Posted: September 10, 2019 | PERFORMANCE
Brian Boston’s Milton Inn, a fine dining restaurant located in Sparks, Maryland is interested in booking live music for their covered outside patio during dinner hours on some evenings starting in January 2020. Seeking musicians interested in performing on a fairly regular basis.
Posted: August 30, 2019 | PERFORMANCE
The United States Navy Band has an immediate opening for the positions of Tuba, Clarinet, and Trumpet Instrumentalist in the Concert/Ceremonial Band as well as bass trombone, trombone, and tenor or bass-baritone vocalist. Starting salary is $62,065-$66,925, plus benefits. Auditions will be held on November 4th, 2019 (Tuba), November 8th, 2019 (Clarinet), November 12th, 2019 (Trumpet), with résumés due by October 21st, 2019 (Tuba), October 25th, 2019 (Clarinet), and October 28th, 2019 (Trumpet). Applicants must be aged 18 to 39. Located in Washington, D.C., the U.S. Navy Band is the Navy’s premier musical organization. For more information, visit www.navyband.navy.mil, email email@example.com, or call 202-433-2840.
Posted: August 29, 2019 | ARTS ADMIN
Charm City Fringe is hiring for the following paid positions: Front of House Manager, Venue Manager, and Producer. View each listing at the link above. Please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, but for best consideration, interested parties should apply ASAP.
Posted: August 29, 2019 | TEACHING
Possible adjunct positions available in applied music (all areas); music theory and ear training; music fundamentals and/or music appreciation; performing ensemble direction; music technology and recording. Minimum requirements include a Master’s degree in music and experience teaching in a college setting.
Posted: August 29, 2019 | TEACHING
Adjunct instructor to teach Survey of Music and Audio Technology with Applications, a general education Information Technology course that teaches a foundation of music and audio technology skills. MUSC 110 – 3 credits – Survey of Music and Audio Technology with Applications explores emerging applied software applications in audio technology as tools to generate, present, collaborate and share for education, employment and personal enrichment. Students manage and organize audio files, apply information literacy skills to research, present course materials, develop solutions to workplace problems, and identify ethical practices in the field of audio technology.
Posted: August 14, 2019 | PERFORMANCE
The Breakthrough Curriculum provides curated opportunities for qualified Peabody students seeking deeper immersion in community-based projects. These short- and long-term residencies and fellowships carry stipends and require a competitive application process. Applications are due by Sept. 9 for fall and Jan. 21 for spring. For details about available opportunities and to apply, please visit https://peabody.jhu.edu/community-based-learning.
Posted: July 24, 2019 | TEACHING
The Summit School seeks P-T Music Teacher. Degree in music education and Maryland teaching certificate in music (or eligibility for MD certification in music) required to teach general music to grades 1-8. Includes arts integration with classroom teachers and collaborative work with staff on assemblies, performances and productions. Experience with Orff method of instruction a plus. Interest in serving bright children with learning differences a must. Collegial & supportive, small class sizes. Please send cover letter and resume to email@example.com
Posted: June 25, 2019 | PERFORMANCE
Looking for performers for Willow Valley, a 55+ living community in Lancaster PA. We book entertainment every week of the year. Our residents have a particular interest in high level classical music, but all genres of music are welcome. Stage, piano, and sound provided. Can also provide meals and accommodations, along with performance fee. Applications accepted on a rolling basis via Handshake.
Posted: June 25, 2019 | CHURCH
Baltimore based Church seeks musician needed to play about 5 to 6 selections during a Sunday morning Christian (non-denominational) church service of 1 hour and 15 minutes or less. Church times are 10:30AM to 11:45AM, 2 Sundays per month from July until September and 3 times per month thereafter. Applicant must possess and know how to play a keyboard, the ability to play some traditional church songs as well as some contemporary and must be comfortable with small congregation which is open to all Christians. We will accept a novice with a willingness to learn in a kind and nurturing environment. Salary negotiable, email Reverend Dr. David Heard (firstname.lastname@example.org) to apply.
Posted: June 18, 2019 | TEACHING | PERFORMANCE | ARTS ADMIN
Multiple jobs available @ BSO OrchKids. Postings include
Cello Teaching Artist, 2019-2020 School Year,
Violin/Viola Teaching Artist, 2019-2020 School Year,
Choir Director, 2019-2020 School Year,
Substitute Teaching Artist Position, 2019-2020 School Year,
Early Childhood Musicianship Teacher, 2019-2020 School Year,
Bucket Band Teaching Artist, 2019-2020 School Year.
Apply by deadlines indicated in linked Handshake postings for each position.
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Multiple jobs available @ BSO OrchKids. Postings include Cello Teaching Artist, 2019-2020 School Year, Violin/Viola Teaching Artist, 2019-2020 School Year, Choir Director, 2019-2020 School Year, Substitute Teaching Artist Position, 2019-2020 School Year, Early Childhood Musicianship Teacher, 2019-2020 School Year, Bucket Band Teaching Artist, 2019-2020 School Year. Apply by deadlines indicated in linked Handshake postings for each position.
Notice: LAUNCHPad maintains this website as a service to Peabody students & alumni. Announcements and external sites can be accessed via this site, but our making these resources available does not constitute an endorsement by Peabody or JHU of the companies publishing those announcements and sites. Site users should check the credentials of any employer and contact LAUNCHPad with questions. Peabody and JHU are also not responsible for any misinformation that might be found on external sites nor for the results obtained from the use of this information.