National Repertory Orchestra
Breckenridge, CO

Expires: 03/01/18

Job Dates

May 20, 2018 - August 1, 2018


$50/week grocery stipend + Ski Resort Style Lodgin bimonthly

National Repertory Orchestra Production Operations + Recording Fellow:
The Production Operations + Recording Fellow has two primary responsibilities. One is to work on a three-person production team. The production staff is also aided by the assistance of several Orchestra Members in the set-up and strike of the stage. The Production Fellow is expected to work closely and effectively with the Production Manager, Stage Manager, Recording Engineer, COO, Orchestra Manager, Music Librarian, Music Director, and Guest Conductors to ensure clear communication regarding production needs and abilities for the festival among the staff and clear dissemination of this information. The second primary responsibility is working closely with the Recording Engineer to assist with microphone adjustments, CD creation, and other duties as needed. The fellow also reports to the COO to aid with general operations throughout the festival including artist liaison assistance and community outreach logistics. This fellowship provides hands on insights into several aspects of music festival operations and technical responsibilities.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Assisting the Production Manager and Stage Manager in the daily functions of the production needs of the festival including but not limited to: all production efforts necessary for all rehearsals, performances, workshops, special events, run-outs, master classes, and seminars. Assist in transportation of all production and percussion equipment to all events and rehearsals. Responsible for monitoring all equipment and instruments to ensure proper handling and care, back-of-house duties and stage production requirements as directed by the Stage Manager. Coordinates with the Riverwalk Center Technical Director to maintain facility including lights, sound, and general equipment. Assists with supervision of production fellows, creating necessary paperwork, documents, and forms. Assists the Recording Engineer with set-up and strike of recording equipment, recording manufacturing, and other duties as needed. Assists the COO with artist liaison coordination and community outreach logistics.

Previous orchestral and back-stage experience is desirable but not required. Must be able to handle organizational and communication aspects of the position in a positive, professional, and timely manner. Strong organizational skills required. Must work well under pressure and is willing to take directions and requests from many people while being able to prioritize tasks. The job requires manual labor: lifting trunks and equipment weighing up to 75lbs and transporting these trunks and equipment by use of a hand truck to the stage or transport truck for run-outs. This job may require driving large vehicles. Above all, must have a positive attitude and be a team player.
Application Procedure:
Please send cover letter, resume, and references to cecile@nromusic.com. PDF format preferred. For questions, email cecile@nromusic.com or call 970.453.5825. Thank you for your interest in the National Repertory Orchestra.

Application Deadline: Wednesday, January 31, 2018


Cecile Forsberg

Cheif Operating Officer

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(970) 453-5825

Business Address

PO Box 6336

Breckenridge, CO 80424

Posted: 12/05/2017 14:44:00 EST

Last Updated: 11/02/2016 08:01 EST

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