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Music Department - Student Orchestra Assistant


Taylor Music Center

Supervisor's Name

Kathie Herrington and John Cox

Please indicate hours/shifts available

Days, Nights and Weekends

Rate of Pay


Purpose/Role of the Position(s) within the Department

Student Orchestra Assistant

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare music for Orchestra rehearsal, which involves ensuring there are enough copies for each section (photocopying, organizing folders, etc.)
  • Track music to make sure all copies are returned and that all rental scores are returned to the department secretary at the conclusion of each term's final concert
  • Set up the stage on Tuesdays for rehearsals
  • Take attendance at each rehearsal
  • Register Orchestra members at the beginning of each term
  • Update Microsoft Word files
  • Assist department secretary with concert program information
  • Assist with organization of the Orchestra Library as needed
  • Additional duties as assigned

Qualifications for the Position

  • Preference to Union College Orchestra members
  • Music literacy
  • Reliable, punctual and organized