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Musical Director / Accompanist for School Musicals

Music Director (acting also as accompanist) needed for two (2) theatrical productions at Breck School during the winter and spring of 2015. Preferred candidate will function as:
- choral director
- vocal coach
- rehearsal accompanist
- instrumental coordinator and pit conductor

For each of the two musicals, duties will begin with a production meeting and end with strike immediately following final performance. There is a small overlap of the two productions during the weeks of February 23 and March 9.

Production Meeting (First Play) - Mon. January 5, 3:30 - 5:15 Performing Arts Office
Last Performance (Last Play) - Sun. May 17, 1:00 call, pit strike immediately following.

The Music Director is required to attend all scheduled meetings, auditions and rehearsals.
Upper School Musical Direction (Jan-March, M-F, 3:30-5:15 PM) - Spamelot.
Middle School Musical Direction (March-May, M-F, 3:30-5:15 PM) - Shrek Jr.

Stipend of $3560 for each play.

To apply, submit letter of interest and resume to or mail to Breck School, 123 Ottawa Ave N, Golden Valley, MN 55422.

Mary Healy, Breck School
Phone: (763) 381-8251

String Soloist or Duo for Private Party

My family is interested in hiring a musician or two to play in our small home in Minneapolis, for a small party in December 2014. Exact date tbd, likely on Tuesday, December 23 in the evening.

We are looking for classical music, maybe strings: cello, viola, violin or some combination. Open to the program the musician may want to play. It will be about a one hour performance.

We have a moderate budget and this may be a good opportunity for an advanced student. We hope to line up something within the next couple of weeks.

Carol Rice

Jazz Pianist for Event On-Campus

Jazz Pianist Needed for UMN Creative Writing Program Dinner

We are looking for a jazz pianist to play during a private dinner party held at Ferguson Hall. We are looking for light, upbeat music. The event is Saturday, October 25th from 6-8PM. Compensation is $60.

Please email Katie:

In-Home Music Lessons

We are looking for college students who are either currently in the last year of completing their undergraduate degree in music, or in graduate school who can teach in-home music lessons.

Particularly we are interested in teachers that can play piano, guitar, drums, violin, and vocals.

Our service area is the north metro of the twin cities, and the teachers must be able to travel directly to the homes of the students.

Each lesson lasts for half an hour, and depending on experience and resume will be paid between 13-16 dollars per lesson plus a travel surcharge. Can take on as many students per week as willing.

Interested students can contact Adam Davis at or by phone at 612-310-7452

String Quartet for Wedding

String quartet for Saturday, Nov 1st Wedding Ceremony.
Start time would be 4:30 PM and end time would be no later than 6:00 PM.
Location is the Minneapolis Golf Club in St. Louis Park.
We are looking to stay within our budget of $250.

Please send us a digital demo of your group.
Email to:

Strings needed for Orchestra Performance

String players (violins, violas, and celli) needed for an orchestra to perform a Mendelssohn Cantata, "Wie der Hirsch", Opus 42. One rehearsal on Saturday, October 25, 9am-11am. Performance is Sunday, October 26 at 7:30. Call time is 6pm.

Pay is $120 per player.

If interested, send mailing address to to reserve a place (no audition necessary).

Luke Tegtmeier
Minister of Worship and Music
University Lutheran Church of Hope
601 13th Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414-1437

Concertmaster for Orchestra

The Buffalo Community Orchestra announces an open position for Concertmaster for the 2014-15 concert season.

Rehearsals are Sunday evenings September - early June from 4:30 - 7 p.m. Concerts are Oct. 25th, Dec. 13th, March 7th, May 9th and June 14th.

The concertmaster is a leadership position within the orchestra and is expected to attend all rehearsals or arrange for a substitute in their absence. He/she will also be asked on occasion to run sectional rehearsals during the regular Sunday rehearsal period. The concertmaster will also be asked to provide bowings in a timely manner for the first violin section and work in coordination with the conductor and principal 2nd violin.

The position pays $100/service.

Buffalo is approximately 50 minutes NW of the Twin CIties and the conductor is Paul McShee.

Auditions will be scheduled before the end of September. Please prepare a 5 minute solo selection of your choice and Beethoven Symphony No. 6, 1st movement-letter A to letter B.

Contact Paul McShee with any questions or to apply.

Electric Violinists for Wedding Reception

We would like to have a pair of electric violinists to play during the cocktail at our wedding reception. We have seen this done at another wedding.

Date: April 18th, 2015
Location: Minneapolis
Time: 6:00-7:30 PM

Email Carrie Ruhl at

String Trio for Wedding

Seeking a string trio for a wedding at St. Stanislaus Church in St. Paul on Saturday, May 30, 2015. Musicians will be needed from noon-2:30pm.

Compensation is $75 per musician.

Emily Urlacher
Phone: 612-916-8501

Jazz Combo for Event

The Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems engineering is looking for a student jazz combo to play an event on Tuesday, Oct. 7th from 6:30-8:00. Payment is $200 and food. If interested, contact...

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