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All Timpani/Percussion Job – Underwater percussion player – Denmark

Performance, with Between Music. Closing date: 23 Sept 2018Between Music is looking for an underwater percussionist for the underwater concert AquaSonic.
Five performers submerge themselves in glass water tanks to play custom-made instruments and sing entirely underwater. Transformed inside these darkly glittering, aquatic chambers, they produce compositions that are both eerily melodic and powerfully resonant.
AquaSonic is the culmination of 11 years of research into the exciting possibilities of submerged musical performance, breaking barriers and challenging existing paradigms.
The artists conducted countless experiments in collaboration with deep-sea divers, instrument makers and scientists to develop entirely new, highly specialized subaqueous instruments. 
AquaSonic has been performed in i.e. Sydney, Paris, Glasgow, Vilnius, Perm, Rotterdam, Mannheim, around in Denmark, and will play in Hong Kong in October. The concert attracts massive media coverage and has reached around 880 million people worldwide through i.e BBC, ARD, ZDF, FB

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All Timpani/Percussion Job – Percussion Tutti – China

Performance with Suzhou Symphony Orchestra. Closing date: 31 Dec 2018Inaugurated in December 2016, the Suzhou Symphony Orchestra is one of China’s most dynamic and youthful orchestras, composed of musicians representing 20 countries/regions with a superb combination of skill and experience. Situated in Suzhou, a city with ancient idyll and modern vibrancy, the Orchestra has thrived rapidly in its scope of operations and programming. In concert with its expansion efforts, the Orchestra invites musicians all over the world to join.

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All Timpani/Percussion Job – Section Percussion – United States

Performance, with Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra. Announces the following Vacancies for Section Percussion Auditions: Friday, September 14th; University of Evansville Music Department, Evansville, IN. Send resumes to tsmith@evansvillephilharmonic.org. Application materials must be received by September 13, 2018.

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All Timpani/Percussion Job – Principal Timpani – Macao

Performance with The Macao Orchestra. Closing date: 28 Oct 2018Macao Orchestra welcomes applications from experienced professional musicians.
i. Completed at least one tertiary level musical degree (e.g. Bachelor of Music) in an institution of international repute.
ii. Be able to participate in English-language rehearsals.
iii. All other conditions being equal, preference will be given to holders of Macao Identity Cards.

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All Timpani/Percussion Job – Percussion – United States

Performance, with United States Army Field Band. Closing date: 4 Oct 2018Salary & Benefits:
$59,136–$63,312 annually; 30 days paid vacation annually; Medical and Dental care, plus medical care for immediate family members; G.I Bill

Qualifications:
Professional performance level; Proficiency in various percussion instruments and musical styles, both classical and commercial; Strong sight-reading skills; Baccalaureate degree or higher preferred, though not required; Ability to meet Army height/weight standards and maintain a trim appearance; Must be 17-34 years of age; U.S. citizen or other qualified resident due to a security clearance requirement.

Specific musical requirements can be found on our website at https://ift.tt/2PdlA2d.

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All Timpani/Percussion Job – Section Leader Timpani – Ireland

Performance, with RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra; Section Leader Timpani (E80201809086)
Job Type Full-time
Location National Concert Hall, Dublin and other locations as required
Salary €49,221 – €57,729

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