Closed: Insight Day for Careers in Music
2 hour session 10:00-12:00
Calling all aspiring musicians
who want to know more about music careers!
The Army is the largest employer of
full time musicians in the UK. Our musicians have a diverse and fulfilling
career, playing in contemporary ensembles, string orchestras, jazz bands, brass bands,
marching bands and more - at many of the UK’s highest profile occasions.
Join Army Music for an insight
into the life of professional musicians including:
session on the psychology of music: controlling nerves for auditions and
right practice – how to squeeze the most out of instrument practice time.
You should come prepared to
interact with the tasks, quiz our musicians and take part in our virtual
mini master classes. If you are interested in a vocation with music performance
at its heart, this insight course is for you!We are interested in working with musicians from any background, who have played any style of music or type of instrument (including vocals) - there is no minimum grade requirement nor prior knowledge of the Army.
Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:
Understanding how the organisation operates
Career Development Workshop
Great For Students Who Are:
Interested in learning industry basics
Willing to learn
Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
What instrument/s do you play? (This can include singing) If you could learn another instrument, what would it be?
Have you got any experience of performing for an audience? If so can you give examples. What has been your most challenging performance and why?
Do you know anything about Army Music?