December 2013 Archives

Musicians for Downtown Restaurant

We are looking to showcase new talented bands, musicans & singers at our Downtown Minneapolis bar & restaurant. Our budget is limited to providing complimentary food & beverage as compensation at this time. We have a need from 9:00 pm to 1:00 am Friday & Saturday evenings.


String Quartet for Conference

Seeking a string quartet for an upcoming conference in April at the Commons hotel in Minneapolis.

We are looking for music on Monday evening, April 28th around 5:30pm to play for an 1 to 1 1/2 hours.

Conference details: with a link to the program.

Contact ... for details and information regarding compensation.

Instrumentalists for Russian Folk Group

A local Russian community (non-professional) folk song and dance group is looking for volunteer musicians for their 2014 season to help with song accompaniment to a few Cossack songs we will be performing in the Twin Cities and metro area. We are looking to have any one or a combination of these: wind instruments, percussion instruments, string instruments (guitar, mandolin, viola, or bandura), and accordion or garmon, or other regional instruments.
Please email ... if interested.

Violinist for Christmas Church Service

Seeking a skilled violinist to perform accompaniment for Christmas Eve (December 24th) Mass in Excelsior, MN. Prelude begins at 9:30pm, Mass begins at 10:00pm.
Music will be straightforward arrangements of traditional Christmas music.


Soloist for Holiday Party

H&B Elevators, a small manufacturing company in downtown Minneapolis, is looking for a soloist to perform traditional holiday music for their party. This is a small organization and the event will be relatively casual. Must bring your own instrument.

Date/Time: Wed. Dec. 18th or Thurs. Dec. 19th at 3:00pm
Location: 3000 Washington Ave N, Minneapolis
Performance: 1-1.5 hours
Compensation: $200


Volunteer Choir(s) for Non-Profit

CEAP (Community Emergency Assistance Programs) in Brooklyn Center is a non-profit community based organization the meets families basic needs that are in crisis such as food, clothing etc. During our Holiday Program we distribute toys to families for children during the season.

CEAP is seeking small choirs or musical groups that would be willing to sing for a period of time during the week of Monday, December 16th - Thursday, December 19th in our lobby as families pick up their toys.


String Trio or Quartet for Museum Re-Opening

We are having a grand re-opening reception at the Stans Museum in Shakopee on Friday, January 31 from 7:30-9:00pm. We would like a string trio or quartet to provide some music for the event. This is a paying gig. Contact information and the museum address are listed below.


Page-turner for Friday, 12/6/13

Page-turner(s) sought for a recording session:

Friday, 12/6
Studio M
Minnesota Public Radio
480 Cedar Street
Saint Paul

$30/hour or $200/day. Partial day OK. This job can be shared.

The page-turner will be needed ca. 9-5, but particularly 3-5. The time is somewhat loose. There will be breaks, and time for lunch. Experience not necessary. Music-reading skills required, though.

FYI: Music for solo piano; flute and piano; flute, cello and piano.

Contact necessary for entrance.

Harpist or Jazz Group Performance on 12/9 or 12/13

Unique opportunity to entertain in Downtown Minneapolis. Looking for a harpist or one jazz group to perform holiday classics on Monday, 12/9 or Thursday, 12/13.

Please inquire with ... by Friday, December 6th.

Chamber Group for Holiday Party

Musicians needed to entertain for 60-90 minutes at a private afternoon holiday party on Sunday, December 8th in Edina. Our first preference is to hire a group of 2-4 musicians to play jazz, folk, classical or blue grass pieces. However, we would also be open to considering a solo musician. If interested, please contact ... to discuss.

Strings for Wedding

Looking for 2-4 strings for wedding ceremony on Saturday, 7/26/2014 at 4:30pm in White Bear Lake, MN.
Would like the group to learn 2 pieces of music.
Please contact ...

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