Color Guard Choreographer - Temporary

Location
Coral Gables, Florida
Posted
Mar 31, 2017
Ref
54175648
Faculty Jobs
Arts & Humanities
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
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Position: Part Time

Status: Temporary

The Frost School of Music is seeking a color guard instructor to teach choreography to the Frost Band of the Hour. This individual designs and teaches all aspects of the UM Frost Band of the Hour Color Guard choreography including, but not limited to, pre-game, half-time, post-game, parade, pep rally and any other performances in conjunction with the Frost Band of the Hour Marching Band and Pep Band.

This individual is responsible for teaching all aspects of physical performance body techniques of all marching band students. The Choreographer works closely with the Director of Athletic Bands on the field and arena formation designs for the marching band and the flag corps. Teach all students the various aspects of these formations and design.

The Choreographer is expected to attend all rehearsals and performances of the marching band, pep band and color guard, unless cleared in advance by the director and comply with all university Faculty/Staff and Frost Band of the Hour policies.

The Choreographer is expected to attend weekly staff meetings and to organize and administrate the audition process for the color guard and the student peer leadership team. This is a temporary position on a part-time basis.

Apply online. Position #R100011109

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