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Bassoon Job – United States Navy Fleet Bands – Bassoon (two vacancies) – United States

Performance, with United States Navy Music. Closing date: 2 Oct 2018Bassoon Audition – November 3, 2018
Audition Location: Millington, TN
Winners will be assigned to one of eight U.S. Navy Fleet Bands: San Diego, CA – Silverdale, WA – Great Lakes, IL – Newport, RI – Norfolk, VA – Jacksonville, FL – Naples, Italy – Honolulu, HI

Total annual pay starts at $41K-$45K (this includes housing allowance for members with dependents). Full medical and dental benefits. 30 days annual paid vacation.

*** Navy Music is currently offering the student Loan Repayment Program (up to $65,000).***

Please send your resume and applicant fact sheet to: Mill_NavyMusic@navy.mil

For more information, please call the Audition Supervisor at 901-874-4316

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Bassoon Job – Principal Bassoon – United States

Performance, with Lake Forest Symphony. Closing date: 8 Sept 2018The Lake Forest Symphony announces auditions for the position of Principal Bassoon. Auditions to be held Sept. 11, 2018 (preliminary, and final auditions)

Lake Forest Symphony is a per service orchestra with a Collective Bargaining Agreement between LFS and the Chicago Federation of Musicians Union local 10-208. Members must be a member of this union or willing to become a member upon winning a position with this orchestra.

Please note that only highly qualified applicants should apply. The Audition Committee reserves the right to dismiss any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards.

To apply, Send a one-page resume and a $50 deposit check (returned at audition time) payable to Lake Forest Symphony to:
Lake Forest Symphony Orchestra
400 E. Illinois Rd.
Lake Forest, IL 60045

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Bassoon Job – W2-Professur „Bläserkammermusik – Germany

Teaching Post, with Folkwang Universität der Künste. Closing date: 2 Sept 2018Es wird eine MusikerInnenpersönlichkeit von internationalem Rang mit überwiegend kammermusikalischer Konzerterfahrung oder besonderer kammermusikalischer Profilierung gesucht.
Die Einstellungsvoraussetzungen sind in § 29 KunstHG festgelegt. Die Stellenbesetzung erfolgt in der Regel unbefristet – je nach Vorliegen der Voraussetzungen – im Rahmen eines Beamtinnen- oder Beamtenverhältnisses oder im Angestelltenverhältnis mit Privatdienstvertrag. Soweit die pädagogische Eignung noch festzustellen ist, erfolgt die Stellenbesetzung vorerst befristet.

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Teaching Post, with Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance. Closing date: 3 Sept 2018Contract: Hourly paid, fixed term for two years from September 2018
Salary (Including LWA): £38.53 – £45.22 per hour depending on experience

The Faculty of Music is seeking to appoint distinguished, committed, and versatile candidates to contribute to the teaching of the following disciplines at all study levels (undergraduate to postgraduate) on an hourly paid basis from 1 September 2018:

• Bassoon/ Contra Bassoon

Successful candidates will be widely recognized and respected performers/composers with significant experience and a distinguished record in teaching/delivering masterclasses/other relevant learning opportunities within the conservatoire sector or higher education sector widely.

You will also demonstrate outstanding communication and organisational skills and the capability to deal with a busy and varied workload, within a highly creative environment.

For more details, to download a Job Pack and to apply please visit our website https://ift.tt/2K0dDdm.

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Bassoon Job – Woodwind Teacher – United Kingdom

Teaching Post with West Sussex Music. Woodwind Teacher
Job Reference: WWT 180718
Employer: West Sussex Music Trust
West Sussex Music is seeking a dedicated and dynamic visiting woodwind teacher to join a specialist team that provides high quality instrumental lessons across schools and music centres in West Sussex.
You will have the opportunity to enhance and develop your career within a forward-thinking music hub and be involved with all areas of our educational delivery. This may include ensemble and sectional direction, together with a mix of beginner, intermediate and youth level tuition, in addition to WCET first access programmes, as well as supporting the development of West Sussex Music’s renowned County Ensembles and enrichment programme for gifted and talented students.
This post may be offered on a full-time or part-time permanent basis or as an hourly paid position.

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Bassoon Job – Contrabassoon/Utility Bassoon – United States

Performance, with Cape Symphony & Conservatory. Closing date: 20 Aug 2018Cape Symphony: Contrabassoon/Utility Bassoon
Saturday, September 22, 2018: 2-5pm
The Cape Symphony is seeking musicians who can play at a very high level of technical mastery and musical imagination. We seek those who possess entrepreneurial vision and understand their role as catalysts to help in the evolution of classical music. The Cape Symphony is one of the fastest-growing and larger-budgeted orchestras in the region. The Cape Symphony is a per-service orchestra; section player rate for 2018/19 is $116.63 per service. For the subscription series, there are 5 Masterpiece concerts with 4 rehearsals and 2 concerts each, 4 Pops concerts with 1-2 rehearsals and 3-6 concerts each, 2 educational programs per year, and other special events including summer programs and a New Year’s Day concert. Individual assignments are made according to the needs of each program. Qualified candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.

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Bassoon Job – Bassonist with obligation to Contra Basson – Denmark

Performance, with Odense Symfoniorkester. Closing date: 3 Sept 2018An audition for a full time job in Odense Symphony Orchestra-DK as a tutti bassoonist with obligation to Contra Bassoon will be held in Odense Concert Hall on September 24th 2018. For further information, application (only online) and orchestral excerpts please follow the link beliw

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