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Please note: all ArtCorps student worker positions receive $16/hr before taxes and work 400 hours over the course of the semester (around 20 - 25 hours a week). To apply, you must be a current or recently graduated undergraduate student attending an institution in Phoenix or living in Phoenix yourself.
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Read the job description
The student workers main responsibility will be to assist our Operations Manager in weekly rehearsal and concert duties. In addition they will have the responsibility to do library work for our Artistic and General Director, writing in markings to orchestral parts, ensuring all music is organized and to scan and upload practice parts to our drive. We will also give them the responsibility to update our social media platforms and to help create a social media plan for posting material. They will work with our Operations Manager, IT Coordinator, Artistic and General Director as well as our student musicians. They will learn about orchestral setup, stage management, musical notation, arrangement, and more. They will also learn how to effectively post on social media to advance the mission of the organization.
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Meet the supervisor
Corinn Moreno is a long time member of the arts community, beginning her training here in Phoenix as a student and avid member of the theatre community. She attended the University of Arizona to receive her Bachelors in Fine Arts, with an emphasis in management. After college Corinn moved to New York City for a 9 month apprenticeship at the Juilliard School. She continued to work at Juilliard throughout her professional career, frequently coming in to manage events with the schools Pre-College program. Throughout her years as a professional arts manager in NYC she also worked around the country at such renowned institutions as The Santa Fe Opera, Boston Lyric Opera, The Old Globe, Williamstown Theatre Festival, and many more. She worked On and Off Broadway as a Stage Manager before returning to live near family at the height of the pandemic. Since her return to Arizona she has received her license as a Real Estate Agent, Notary and was an Operations Manager for a temporary Pandemic Unemployment Assistance call center. She is ecstatic to return to the arts and use her talent for management to serve the young talent of Phoenix Youth Symphony Orchestras.
About this organization
The Phoenix Youth Symphony Orchestras are in their 70th year as a youth music education and performing organization. We provide all levels of music education through five performing ensembles and many wonderful collaborations with other arts organizations. To learn more about Phoenix Youth Symphony Orchestras, visit their website at http://www.pysorchestras.org.
About the program
The Phoenix ArtCorps is a student employment program from the Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture that seeks to provide students with the comprehensive skills, mentorship, and experience they need to launch their arts and culture careers. Over the course of a semester, each student works 400 hours for $16/hr (around 20 to 25 hours a week), with additional stipends and professional development opportunities. To apply, students must be current or recently graduated undergraduate students at a community college, university, or other institution of higher education based in Phoenix (or live in Phoenix themselves). Applicants must be at least 18 years old. There are no other enrollment requirements. Students do not need to be majoring in the arts or similar fields to apply. To learn more about the program and browse positions, visit our website at http://phoenix.gov/arts/artcorps.
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