February 2014 Archives

Accompanists Needed for Contest

Two accompanists needed for a contest at Inver Hills Community College.

Date: April 23, 2014 9:00am - 4:00pm
Number of Persons Needed: 2
Compensation: $150.00 ea.
Repertoire: Classical and Musical Theater Songs
Preferred: Excellent Sight-Reading Skills

Details: You'll get music in advance, and two accompanists will alternate between accompanying a vocalist in warm-up and performing for their audition. The schedule will vary depending on the number of auditionees and you may not be needed for the entire day. There will be a break for lunch around 12:00pm or 1:00pm.

Location: Inver Hills Community College: 2500 E 80th Street, Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076.

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Singers/Actors, Pianist, Music Director

Looking for musicians for the comic-operetta Austen-tacious!, an irreverent parody of Jane Austen's Emma set to the music of Mozart's Cosi fan tutte for the Minnesota Fringe Festival.

Performances: July 31-Aug 10, 2014
Participants will share in net proceeds depending on our success!

Check this out! My last Fringe production was considered by many to be the best of the Fringe: http://www.fringefestival.org/2008/show/?id=861

Musicians required:
5 male vocalists/actors
4 women vocalists/actors
Pianist
Music Director

Contact Jana at 651-253-1437 or janapatrick@hotmail.com

There will be a small stipend for expenses and more will be shared if the show is a financial success.

Chamber group for non-profit event

Seeking a group of musicians to perform for a dinner party in honor of the 25th anniversary of our organization. Event takes place in Bloomington on Saturday, November 1st, 2014 beginning at 6pm. Music to start at 8pm.

Contact Alyssa at astadtler@save.org to discuss rate and other details.

Jazz Trio/Quartet for Wedding

Seeking jazz trio/quartet with or without vocalist to perform at a wedding on Saturday, August 30th, 2014 to be held at the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis, MN. Competitive compensation.

Seeking a group with experience performing at weddings or similar events only.

For more information, email kslungaard@gmail.com. Please provide a description of your group and a link to recorded or live music performances.

**Repost** Vocal Soloists needed for Bach Cantata

University Lutheran Church of Hope will be performing J.S. Bach's Cantata #38 ("Aus tiefer not") on Sunday, April 6. We would like to hire students for this opportunity.

Soprano, Alto, Tenor soloists
The Tenor has a lovely aria to sing (accompanied by two oboes and Basso Continuo), while the Soprano and Alto have a recitative each plus a Trio with the Bass already hired.

Musicians must be high-level performers - undergraduate performance majors and graduate-level students preferred.

Rehearsal: Wednesday, April 2, 6:30-8pm (full orchestra and choir)
Call time on Sunday, April 6 is 9:30am. Liturgy starts at 10:30, and should be done by 11:45.

Pay is $120 each.

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Piano Lessons

Adult student looking for piano lessons in Minneapolis.

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Piano Lessons

Adult student looking for piano lessons at an affordable rate. He lives in Minneapolis.

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Percussionist (Timpani) for Church Service

Percussionist (timpani) wanted for one Sunday morning service at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Circle Pines (a few miles north or I694 on Lexington Avenue).

One rehearsal on Saturday 19 April from 11:45 - 2:00 p.m. Service at 8:00 a.m. Sunday morning, with a call time of 7:20.

Easy-Moderately difficult -- but tasteful and traditional -- music selections for organ, brass quartet, choir, and percussion. Wanting someone who plays well and is absolutely dependable. Solid, professional conductor.

Compensation: $200.

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Trombonist for Easter Sunday Church Service

Trombone player wanted for one Sunday morning service at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Circle Pines (a few miles north or I694 on Lexington Avenue).

One rehearsal on Saturday 19 April from 11:45 - 2:00pm.
Service at 8:00am Sunday morning, with a call time of 7:20am.

Easy-Moderately difficult -- but tasteful and traditional -- music selections for organ, brass quartet, choir, and percussion. Wanting someone who plays well and is absolutely dependable. Solid, professional conductor.

Compensation: $200.

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Solo Cellist for Wedding

Seeking a solo cellist for a wedding ceremony and reception on Saturday, August 9, at 6pm. Location is in Ottertail, Minnesota about 3 hours northwest of the Twin Cities.

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Accompanist for Recital

My hired accompanist had something come up and needed to back out at the last minute.

Recital is Sunday, March 2nd at 4:00 pm in the Mt. Olivet Retreat House in Farmington, MN. I need accompanying for three songs:

Villanelle Eva Dell'Acqua
Give Me Jesus arrg. Mark Hayes
If I... Lori Laitman

Open to bids/suggestions for pricing for both practice time and day of recital, especially on such short notice.

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Singer/Actors for Operetta program

CORO is holding auditions for classically-trained vocalists for our upcoming performances of Viennese Operetta, "A Dream of Vienna." All voice categories needed for staged solos and the ensemble. We especially seek Tenors and Baritones, for roles in solos and ensembles from Lehar, Kalman, Strauss. There is potential for casting in next season's programs.

Performances:
Friday, May 30, 2014, 7:30pm
Sunday, June 1, 2014, 5pm

See our ad in Minnesota Playlist: http://minnesotaplaylist.com/classified/29161

To set up an audition, please see our website: http://www.corosings.org/auditions.html
Audition day is scheduled for Feb. 22nd, 11am-2pm in Bloomington.

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Solo Vocalist and Organist for Wedding

We are looking for a vocalist and an accompanying organist (preferably
students) to perform at our Catholic wedding ceremony Saturday,
September 6th, 2014
at Our Lady of Lourdes in NE Minneapolis.

Time is approximately 2 to 3:30 PM.

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String Quartet for Wedding

We are looking to hire a string quartet for a wedding reception on Saturday, July 5th, beginning at 4:00 pm. The event will take place indoors, and we would prefer light classical music.

The reception will take place at the "Royal Cliff Banquet and Conference Center" in Eagan.

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Strings for Wedding

Looking for 2-4 string players to perform at a wedding on Friday, June 13th at 4pm in St. Paul at the James J. Hill Library.

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