REVISED: Musicians for Grand Opening

Ebenezer Management Services is hosting a Grand Opening event at one of our senior living sites, Deephaven Woods in Minnetonka, MN. We are looking for 3-4 musicians to play (either strolling or stationary) during our event which is on Saturday, September 13 from 2:00-4:30.

Please contact Leigh to discuss compensation.

Contact:
Leigh Schneider
Email: lschnei8@fairview.org

Dixieland Jazz for Riverboat Cruise

The University of Minnesota School of Journalism is taking a cruise on Padelford Riverboats (boarding at Harriet Island in St. Paul) on Sunday, September 14th. We are looking for a small combo (2-4 players) to perform dixieland style jazz as background music during the event.

Boarding at 1:30pm. Boat returns at 4pm. Approximately 2 hours of music.

Contact Sue to discuss compensation.

Sue Couling
Phone: 612-626-1723
Email: scouling@umn.edu

Music Instructors for Private Lessons

Glen Lake Music Studios is looking for music instructors to teach private lessons. We need teachers for classical guitar, voice, piano, brass, woodwinds, and orchestral instruments. Lessons are mostly for Junior High and High school age students.
Located in the west suburb of Minnetonka.
Earn up to $40/hr.
Contact John at 612-231-3521 or email: lessons@glenlakemusic.com

Cellist and Violinist for Wedding

I am looking for graduate students or other talented School of Music students to play at my daughter's wedding ceremony on October 5, 2014 at Theodore Wirth Park's Wedding Hill in Golden Valley, MN.

Ceremony begins at 2:30 pm. We would need musicians there at 1:45-2:00pm to set up and ceremony will be over between 3:00-3:30.

The venue is outdoors with heavy tree cover- so no sun exposure. In case of rain, the venue will be indoors in the Theodore Wirth Chalet.

Besides regular fee, performers are more than welcome to remain for dinner.

Music is musicians choice, with wedding song or march for bride's entrance.

Call Claire at 612-626-7714 or 952-937-8373

Music Therapist

North Ridge Health and Rehab in New Hope, Minnesota is hiring for a Music Therapist.

TITLE: MUSIC THERAPIST
DEPARTMENT: THERAPEUTIC RECREATION
RESPONSIBLE TO: ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF THERAPEUTIC RECREATION

POSITION SUMMARY:

Work involves performing and implementing Music Therapy programs and assisting in the planning and implementation of a therapeutic recreation program which meets the physical, mental psycho-social and spiritual needs of the resident. Follows established regulations mandated by the State of Minnesota, OBRA and policies and procedures of North Ridge Care Center. Works under direct supervision, consulting with supervisor on departmental functions. Must be pleasant, respectful and courteous to residents, families, visitors and fellow employees at all times.


MAJOR JOB FUNCTIONS:

Therapeutic Recreation programming:

Responsible for planning and coordinating the Music Therapy program.

Plans and conducts daily therapeutic recreation programs under direction of Therapeutic Recreation Supervisor and Director of Therapeutic Recreation/Beauty Shop.

Responsible for planning and implementing resident music performances, both within and outside of the facility. Escorts residents to music related events/program within facility and in the community.

Communicates upcoming programs/special events to staff and residents.

Performs tasks and duties related to specific programming.

Participates in planning special events and monthly varieties.

Responsible for recruiting and transporting residents to and from groups.

Conducts one-to-one Music Therapy/Therapeutic Recreation visits.


Documentation:

Responsible for case load of residents as assigned.

Records daily therapeutic recreation attendance.

Participates in or gives written input for Care/Family conferences.

Communicates pertinent information to staff.

Updates resident Recreational Therapy assessment annually.


Reports and records departmental information:

Responsible for developing music department policies and procedures and keeping procedure manuals updated.

Coordinates music policies and procedures therapeutic recreation manuals.

Maintain communication with appropriate departmental personnel.

Compile monthly request needs and submit to Therapeutic Recreation Supervisor.

Submit special event report to Therapeutic Recreation Supervisor.


Performs miscellaneous duties as assigned:

Responsible for supervising a music therapy practicum program under the direction of the National Association for Music Therapy, Inc.

Responsible for maintenance of music therapy equipment and supplies.

Recommends necessary music therapy equipment and supplies on a regular basis to Director of Therapeutic Recreation/Beauty Shop.

Maintains safe and orderly environment.

Assists with preparation and posing of decorations, poster, etc. for Therapeutic Recreation department and/or facility events.

Performs related work as assigned.


JOB SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES

Must have a Bachelors degree in Music Therapy from an accredited school.

Must be a registered or eligible for registration as Music Therapist.

Must be proficient on keyboard and accompaniment instruments, such as voice and guitar.

Must have good group dynamics and leadership skills.

Must have ability to make decisions and the ability to initiate and develop new programs and policies.

Must have a special interest in working with geriatrics.

Must assume responsibility for learning and following therapeutic recreational techniques and documentation procedures.

Must have ability to write and follow oral and written instructions.

Have ability to generate enthusiasm during programs and be willing to participate in special events.

Be willing to have flexible working hours to meet the needs for adequate staffing. Music Therapists work 1 (one) Sunday a month, with the Friday off after the Sunday.

Have the ability to work with all health care team members.


Email Blair Shepherd, Director of Human Resources, if interested.
Phone: 763.592.2802 | bshepherd@nr-hc.com

IMMEDIATE NEED: Musicians for Reception (On Campus)

Looking for a musician or chamber group for background music this afternoon.

Peggy Berkowitz (Executive Secretary to the Dean) is retiring and we're having a party for her at 2:30 in Memorial Hall at Northrop. We were wondering if there was any chance we could secure a student group to provide low-key background music during the reception.

Call Hana at 612.624.8187
Email: hlboston@umn.edu

Phone call is preferred due to the last-minute nature of this request.

Church Pianist

Looking for a pianist for our Sunday Worship service.
Time: 1 hour (10-11:00 am)

Ho Waste Teca/Tiowakan Spiritual Center
14625 Prairiegrass Drive, Prior Lake MN

$ 50.00

If interested call Pastor Jerry at 952-233-2255 (office) 952-445-8961 (home)

Children's Music Leader

We are looking for someone who sings and plays piano or guitar to lead children's music on Sunday mornings at our church in Champlin, Minnesota.

Contact Pastor Eric
Phone: 763-323-1936
Email: pastorhook@servantofchrist.com

Early Music Vocal Ensemble Auditions

Our Early Music Vocal Ensemble is seeking SATB singers for 2014-2015 season. Solo opportunities available. Monday evening rehearsals at Hopkins church. Must be able to read music. This is a volunteer opportunity.

Our main repertoire is sacred music from the Renaissance and Baroque eras. However, our first project is a Faure Requiem with the new David Hill orchestration.

Apply by August 7th.
Contact Paul for audition info at:
pmckenzie@glconline.org

Classical Guitarist for Wedding

Seeking classical guitarist for small wedding and reception at the Landmark Center in St. Paul on Sunday, September 7th from 1:30 - 4:00.

Contact:
Heather Mathewson
651-492-0972
hmathewson@gmail.com

Include preferred stipend amount, sample of music, and potential selection list.