← return to blog

17/08/2017

Opportunities for Brass Musicians at Music Generation Cork City

Opportunities for Brass Musicians at Music Generation Cork City

In partnership with Barrack Street Band, Music Generation Cork City runs a dynamic brass, wind and percussion programme in schools and youth settings throughout Cork City, offering group instrumental learning, musicianship, and ensemble participation from beginner to advanced, in school and community concert bands. In addition, this holistic community music education programme offers exciting annual opportunities for musical learning including Summer Band Camps, large-scale improvisatory projects such as Bold as Brass 2015, and the collaborative residential intensive Brass Off, as part of the national Music Generation network.

Music Generation Cork City is currently seeking brass musicians who are interested in becoming part of this youth music phenomenon, to support the next generation of brass musicians in Cork City and beyond.

Tutors are required in Trumpet, Cornet, Tenor Horn, Baritone, Euphonium, Trombone, Tuba and French Horn. Suitably qualified candidates are invited to submit a CV to musicgencorkcity@corketb.ie.

Ideal candidates will have appropriate qualifications in music and/or music teaching, and should demonstrate a high degree of relevant skills and experience in musical performance and teaching. Experience in group teaching and working within community concert band settings would be desirable, in particular working with training, junior and youth bands.

A high degree of motivation, flexibility and commitment to facilitating high quality, innovative music learning within community settings is essential.  

For further details please email: aida.whooley@corketb.ie

The closing date for receipt of applications for is 5pm, August 30th 2017. A selection process and interviews will be held in early September.

For more information about Music Generation Cork City programmes and events contact:

Mags O’Sullivan, Coordinator, Music Generation Cork City
Music Generation Cork City, Cork Education and Training Board, 21 Lavitt's Quay, Cork City

T: +353 021 4907186
E: musicgencorkcity@corketb.ie
musicgenerationcorkcity.com

Bookmark and Share