Performance Job

United States
Washington, DC, United States
Posted: 28 May 2024
United States Navy Music

United States Navy Music

U.S. Naval Academy Band - Clarinet

$71,734 - $79,690 p/year
The United States Naval Academy Band announces a vacancy for Clarinet to perform with the Ceremonial/Marching Units and various chamber ensembles. The audition will be held on August 26, 2024. The audition committee reserves the right to dismiss any candidate not meeting the highest professional standards. Candidates have two options for participating in the preliminary round: 1) live, in-person audition, or 2) submitted audio recording. All eligible applicants who confirm attendance via email, will receive a designated report time one week prior to the audition.

To be considered for an audition, applicants must submit a one-page resume to by Monday, August 12, 2024. All travel arrangements and expenses are the responsibility of the candidate. Active duty musicians from all branches of the U.S. military must also send a letter of endorsement from their Commanding Officer.

Starting salary for a new member of the U.S. Naval Academy Band is $71,734 – $79,690. Other benefits include 30 days paid leave annually, full medical coverage for members and their dependents, education tuition assistance, the G.I. Bill, and student loan repayment up to $65,000. Those selected for positions in the U.S. Naval Academy Band are advanced to the
paygrade of E-6 (Musician First Class) following recruit training, under a contract for permanent assignment to the U.S. Naval Academy Band, Annapolis, MD.

All applicants must be aged 17 to 41 and otherwise qualified for service in the U.S. Navy. Please note that the Navy has strict requirements with regard to medical readiness and physical appearance.

For more information, please contact MU1 Dan Coffman at, or visit us on the web at
Closing date: 12 Aug 2024
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