Pianist/Apprentice To The Music Staff

internship - full time, unpaid

Sarasota Opera
Sarasota, FL
Closed
Posted 55 Days ago
Sarasota Opera
Sarasota, FL
internship - full time, unpaid
Posted 55 Days ago

Description

Pianist/ Apprentice to the Music Staff SUBMITTED DATE:5/20/2019 -Company InfoBack to Postings Reports to:Apprentice Artists Program Music Director/Chorus Master Works Closely with:Director of Artistic AdministrationSelect Artistic and Musical Staff Summary This is a full time, seasonal position. Sarasota Opera, which owns its 1926 historic theater which was renovated in 2007-08, produces operas in repertory from January to March, a Youth Opera, anda fallproduction. Additionally, throughout the opera season a variety of tours, special events and concerts are also produced. Objective The successful candidate will gain firsthand knowledge of the music staff process and operation of a professional Rep opera company. The fast-paced, demanding work environment will help them gain critical prioritization, organization, and collaboration skills. Duties: This position will: play piano for chorus rehearsals; run surtitles for some productions; play coachings for stage directors and music staff; possibly play keyboards in the pit. Required Knowledge and Skills: The successful candidate will be self-motivated, detail oriented, possess excellent organizational skills and have the ability to prioritize multiple tasks effectively. Have very strong piano skills (audition consists of playing & singing an act of an opera); have strong foreign language skills; have a desire to learn about conducting; wants to gain firsthand knowledge about the running of a very busy opera company Dates:January 3, 2020, through March 22, 2020. Candidate must be able to be in residence for the entire season. Season stipend of $2,000.00 total; travel stipend; shared housing for one provided. No pets/no smoking allowed. Send resume and cover letter to Director of Artistic Administration Greg Trupiano: -with Intern to music staff 2020 season in the Subject line. For more information,visit: -. EOE -RESOURCES -FACILITIES AND SERVICES -SUPPORT OPERA AMERICA -

Skills

music, event management, singing, piano, theatre, concerts, conducting, stage, opera, keyboards, organization, coaching, administration, production, musical background

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