Performance Job

United States
Colorado Springs, United States
Posted: 19 Nov 2020
United States Air Force Academy Band

United States Air Force Academy Band

Guitar - TOP 40/Commercial/Jazz/Country

$57,320 - $59,120 p/year
ANNOUNCES A PREMIER BAND OPENING FOR:

GUITAR – Top 40/Commercial/Jazz/Country
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PRE-SCREENING REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:

1) Resume
2) Audio recording to include:
• Solo guitar arrangement of a jazz standard demonstrating comping, single-note soloing, and chord melody
• Single-note rock guitar solo (may be accompanied)
• Top 40 rhythm guitar demonstrating variety of chord voicings and rhythmic patterns (must be accompanied by band, rhythm track, drum machine, or metronome)
• Acoustic guitar comping, both strumming and arpeggiated (must be accompanied by band, rhythm track, drum machine, or metronome)
• Top 40/Country guitar demonstrating variety of chord voicings, rhythmic patterns, and solos
• In addition to the required items listed above, you may add any other selections demonstrating your musical strengths (classical guitar, studio/live recordings, pedal boards/effects, music technology, etc.)
NOTE: You may need to make a recording specifically for this audition. However, if you already have studio or live recordings which fully demonstrate the requirements listed above, you may send those. We stress the importance of having all required items on your pre-screening audio recording.

All resumes and pre-screening materials must be received by February 15th, 2021

LIVE Audition Date:
March 22-26, 2021, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, CO
Each candidate will be notified of prescreen results by February 22nd, 2021. Live audition is by invitation only.

E-mail MP3 Files (encoded at 320kbps), References and Résumé, both via Dropbox to:
usafabandauditions@gmail.com

Promotion to the Rank of Technical Sergeant (E6)
Starting Salary: $57,320 - $59,120 Annually
Permanent Duty Assignment
Full Medical and Dental Benefits
30 Days Paid Vacation Per Year
College Loan Repayment up to $10,000
Post 9/11 GI Bill for College up to $80,
Closing date: 15 Feb 2021
More details/How to apply:
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Poster (pdf)
Qualifications (pdf)
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