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Music Director / Accompanist for Overnight Theater Camp

CATEGORY: Academic/Instructor

Harand Camp of the Theatre Arts
Kenosha, WI
US

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

ACCOMPANIST / VOCAL MUSIC DIRECTOR WANTED!

Harand Camp of the Theatre Arts, an established musical theater camp for ages 7-18 located at Carthage College in Kenosha, is seeking a staff-level Music Director/Accompanist to join our team for our 69th Season. We are seeking someone for our Second Camp Session: July 7-28, 2024. This is a staff-level position that pays $600 per week, plus full room and board on a college campus (including a private suite with your own bathroom/shower and 3 meals per day, valued ~$450+/week).

Our MD/Accompanists teach vocal music and accompany two musicals during our 3-week second session. They play piano for singing and dance classes, working and teaching collaboratively with our musical theater staff. They also accompany evening rehearsals and final performances, as well as for camper and staff concerts and other special events as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Excellent sight reading is a must

•Ability to lead the teaching of vocal music

• Familiarity with popular and musical theater vocal repertoire

• Experience working with young people

• Demonstrated ability to accompany musicals, vocalists and/or ensembles

• Performance or accompaniment samples will be requested

• Advanced training in music or education preferred (or comparable experience)

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

• Must be 18+ (out of high school!)

• Preferably 21+ and out of college with teaching or music directing experience with young performers

• Excellent with kids of all ages

• High energy + flexible in a fast-paced environment

• Strong leadership + team-building skills

• Positive attitude, common sense, and sound judgment

• Sincere desire to be a role model for children

TO APPLY, please send resume to [email protected]. Video links will also be requested.

Salary: $1800 for the 3-week session, plus Travel Stipend if coming from outside Wisconsin/Illinois
Includes full room + board on Carthage College campus in Kenosha, WI (valued ~$450/week)

Occasional evenings and Sundays off

Dates: July 7 – 28, 2024 (Campers Arrive Monday, July 8 & Final Performances are Saturday, July 27)

For more information visit www.harandcamp.com.

DURATION

Jul 7, 2024 - Jul 28, 2024

SALARY

$600.00 – $700.00 per week

HOW TO APPLY

APPLY BY EMAIL

harandcamp…
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