ARVADA WEST HIGH SCHOOL

Arvada West High School - Is looking for these position for the 2019 MB Season

Guard Instructor - Teach Guard fundamentals, movement exercises, sectionals, and write the color guard work for the show. 

Visual Instructor/Tech - Teach visual fundamentals, movement exercises, visual ensemble

Brass Instructor/Tech - Teach music fundamentals, show music, individual, sectional, and woodwind rehearsals

If interested, Please submit a resume and 2 references to:

Craig Melhorn

Director of Instrumental Music

Arvada West High School

cmelhorn@jeffcoschools.us


Drumline/Front Ensemble Instructor – Thornton High School Marching Band

The Thornton High School Marching Band is looking for qualified percussion instructor(s) that can work with the band for the duration of the 2019 season. Here is what we are expecting from this instructor.

Requirements:

Must be able to attend most rehearsals over the summer (One weekend a month in May, June, and July; Band Camp at end of July)

Must be able to attend most after school rehearsals (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday starting August 5th (3:30 pm to 6:00 pm) Saturday rehearsals when not competing. (8am-4pm))

Must be able to attend performances (Including, but not limited to, Englewood Friendship Cup, Monarch Festival, Legacy Festival, Legend Festival, Northern Regionals, State Championships)

Responsibilities:

·      Compose/refine music for drumline

·      Teach techniques for proper drumline and/or front ensemble members (many beginners/novices)

·      Assist with drill design and writing for marching drumline members

The Location: All rehearsals are held at 5 Star Stadium at 9351 Washington St in Thornton. Our practice field is just outside the stadium and will be the location of rehearsals Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. Monday rehearsals will be held in the stadium. We also use the facilities at Thornton High School periodically across the street to the West.

 

All who are interested in applying please reach out by e-mail to Mr. Ryan Bigley at ryan.m.bigley@adams12.org and provide a brief description of you and your marching percussion experiences. Please respond ASAP for consideration.

Thank you, and have a good day.


DIRECTOR OF BANDS - DURANGO HIGH SCHOOL

Durango 9-R School District - Director of Bands, Durango High School

3A Band Program (100+ Band Students)

Ensembles: Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble (option), Jazz Ensembles, Percussion Ensemble, Marching Band, and Pit Orchestra

Extra Class Options: Music Theory & Piano/Keyboard

Recent Achievements: CBA State Marching Band 3A Finalist 2018, Colorado State Concert Band Qualifier 2018 and Excellent "II" Rating, CHSAA Large Group Festival past 7 years Superior "I" Ratings, FLC Jazz Festival Top Outstanding Ensemble 2019, and FLC Jazz Festival past 7 years Superior "I" Ratings.

Recent Travels:

  • 2015 Marching Band performed at the halftime of the Alamo Bowl in San Antonio, TX

  • 2018 Jazz Ensembles to Chicago, IL

  • 2019 Symphonic Band to Anaheim, CA

For more information please contact Katharine K. Reed

Email: kreed@durangoschools.org

Cell: (970) 426-2347

LINK FOR APPLICATION: https://durango.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=2754

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RANGEVIEW HIGH SCHOOL BATTERY TECH

Rangeview High School Marching Band is hiring a battery tech for the 2019-20 Marching Band season. Hours are worked out with the director and other percussion instructors. Pay is worked out with the director based on hours, education, and experience. Writing is not expected but some rewrites might be needed depending on the needs of students. Experience in DCI or WGI is preferred but not required. Instructor will work with students with a variety of personalities and skill levels. Applicants may be asked to come in to a rehearsal so director can view compatibility with students and directors. This position may include indoor percussion if applicant is interested and available. Please email the director, Matt Haislet, at mwhaislet@aurorak12.org for inquires.


RANGEVIEW HIGH SCHOOL FRONT ENSEMBLE TECH

Rangeview High School Marching Band is hiring a front ensemble tech for the 2019-20 Marching Band season. Hours are worked out with the director and other percussion instructors. Pay is worked out with the director based on hours, education, and experience. Writing is not expected but some rewrites might be needed depending on the needs of students. Experience in DCI or WGI is preferred but not required. Instructor will work with students with a variety of personalities and skill levels. Applicants may be asked to come in to a rehearsal so director can view compatibility with students and directors. This position may include indoor percussion if applicant is interested and available. Please email the director, Matt Haislet, at mwhaislet@aurorak12.org for inquires.


Sand Creek High School - Director of Bands

Sand Creek High School in Colorado Springs, CO School District 49 is looking for a full time band director. Following this link to apply: https://www.applitrack.com/d49/onlineapp/default.aspx?AppliTrackPostingSearch=band


Fountain-Fort Carson High School - GUARD INSTRUCTOR

Fountain-Fort Carson High School is looking for a guard instructor for the upcoming season. Here is the link to apply: https://www.applitrack.com/ffc8/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=Athletics%2fActivities


Assistant Band Director (Full-Time) = Liberty High School, Academy District 20, Colorado Springs

Liberty is a thriving band program of well over 200 kids, with four year-round concert bands, two full jazz bands, a competitive marching band of 150, an active chamber music and solo/ensemble program, and courses in music theory and appreciation.  The position of Assistant Band Director is expected to involve teaching Symphonic Band (the school's second and largest wind group), Jazz Ensembles 1 & 2, Music Appreciation, and co-directing Concert Band 2 (the band for beginners) and Marching Band.  Course responsibilities are based to the skill set of the successful candidate and may be subject to change.  Highly qualified candidates of all types are encouraged to apply, especially those with one or more of the following desirable traits:

 

  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills required for work in a highly collaborative and dynamic department environment

  • Expertise in woodwind instruments/pedagogy is preferred

  • Expertise teaching jazz ensembles is preferred

  • Expertise coordinating and directing marching bands

 

This position is NOT YET POSTED but will be within a week at https://jobs.asd20.org/ -  search by school to see availability.  Inquiries or interested candidates for the position are encouraged to contact Director of Bands Sarah Romero at sarah.romero@asd20.org.