Temporary Rhythm Section Players (1422-215)

Berklee College of Music Boston, MA
The Berklee/Boston Conservatory Brass Program is seeking rhythm section players (piano, bass, and drums) to accompany students in ensembles during rehearsals and performance class.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Play in a Rhythm section with one of the brass ensembles during rehearsals and performance.

* If needed, perform in faculty concerts, master classes and faculty/student jam sessions.

* If needed, Accompany Visiting Artists' concerts, clinics and workshops.

Required Skills

* Have a solid knowledge of Jazz tunes from the real book.

* Ability to read music well

* Ability to be a team player

* Cultivate a supportive learning environment.

* Promote a climate of respect for personal and cultural differences.

* Value ethical behavior in all aspects of personal and professional life.

* Are self-critical, questioning, and committed to personal excellence and self-improvement.

* Demonstrate a willingness to take on big challenges and see them through.

Required Experience

* 1-3 years prior Accompanist experience