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 Musician and Composer, 'Dragon' R+D
Summary:Theatre composing job
Deadline: 19 August 2019
Date Posted: 15 August 2019
Details: I am seeking a musician composer to join the core creative team for a two week R+D of a new non verbal puppet show taking place at Space Six in Newcastle upon Tyne

Necessary dates are 26th Aug - 6th September with two scratch performances taking place on the 5th and 6th at Queens hall Hexham and Alphabetti Theatre respectively.

Fees are £483 pw with a further £1000 for composition and recording fees (total contract of £1996) with recording to take place after Sept 6th with deadlines to be agreed.

The piece is a dark fairy tale for adults and younger audiences around power and responsibility about a village and their resident dragon.

Due to the nature of the work we are looking for an occasionally powerful and haunting sound track with a flavour of dark/middle ages and have been looking at piano, cello and harp as starting points. However the R+D process will be open to inspiration and expertise.

As the music will be the responsibility of the post holder multi instrumental skills and ability of self looping will be highly advantageous.

If you are interested in this post please send a fitting sample of your work and brief description of your skills / what you would seek or be interested to bring to the project to Will@4mpuppets.com

NB we currently do not have additional accommodation secured for this role and although we may be able to address this it is worth considering.
Web Site:www.artsjobs.org.uk/arts-job/p...

 Youth Music Tutor - Lyric writing raps/songs/poems, Aptitude Organisation CIC
Summary:Teaching Post
Deadline: None
Date Posted: 06 September 2017
Details: Closes: 11th September 2017
Location: West Midlands
Type: Part time
Salary: Paid (£25k-30k pro rata)

Description

Youth Music Skills Tutor - lyric writing £15-£25 per hour (depending on qualifications and experience)1-year Fixed, Term time only (38 weeks), 2 hours per week

Days & Hours: Thursdays 6-8pm. Additional hours may be available on an ad-hoc basis.
Actual salary for 2 hours per week term time: £1140 - £1900
Fixed Term End Date: 30/10/2018 (Initially)
Lead delivery of an accredited young people’s music programme which uses the tool of lyric writing songs and raps to support positive emotional development.

Hold relevant a qualification and/or experience in Music Performance Song/Poem writing, Sound Engineering, Music Technology, DJ Skills, Composition or other relevant music qualification

This post is subject to full enhanced DBS Service Check.
Location: The Crez, Jubilee Crescent Community Centre, Radford, Coventry CV6 3EX

Return Completed Application form to: tara@aptitude.org.uk
Closing date: Monday 11th September 2017
Interview Date Monday 18th September between 4.30pm-8pm (30 minutes time slot)W

ebsite: www.aptitude.org.uk Tel: 07871 917936

We are also recruiting for:

Youth Programme Casual/Bank Staff £9 - £25 per hour (depending on qualifications and experience) 1 year fixed Term

Contract: Zero hours (bank staff) 1 year fixed
Days & Hours: ad-hoc basis.
Main Purpose of role:
Delivery of a specialist skill that contributes to a new exciting programme to engage young people to be empowered through various activities that are fun, safe, social and educational (team building, developing self-confidence).
Where appropriate you will cover staff annual leave, sickness and when added support is required for trips and events.
• To develop, deliver, facilitate and participate in games, activities and discussions with young people
• To supervise young people and ensure general health & safety and rules of conduct.
• Build positive links with young people and promote active participation in activities such as planning and delivery of group work programmes on health, fitness, smoking, drugs, gangs, violence, relationships and bullying.

Hold relevant a qualification and experience in Music Performance Song/Poem writing, Sound Engineering, Music Technology, DJ Skills, Composition or other relevant music qualification.
Web Site:www.aptitude.org.uk
Email:tara@aptitude.org.uk