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Band Directors are the conductors and instructors to a group of musicians, auditioning players, selecting and arranging the music, and providing guidance in order to prepare the band for performances. Skills listed on sample resumes of Band Directors include conducting and preparing the Jazz Ensemble and Combo for concerts, and preparing instrumental music students for NYSSMA solo festivals. Resumes of Band Directors list a minimum of a four-year degree as proof of their obtaining the necessary teaching skills and musical knowledge that the role requires.

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under The Direction of The Band Director, I

Extensively trained band members on marching techniques, posture and music.

  • Monitored participant behavior throughout the training process.
  • Conducted one on one tutoring sessions for new or struggling band members.
  • Addressed questions from band members in training and their parents.
  • Assisted and trained and average of 20-60 band members per training session at a day.
  • Chaperoned, assisted in the organization and warm ups of band members during competitions and other performances.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Criminal Justice
2

Middle School Band Director

Duties included design and implementation of lesson studies for instrumental students

  • Designed and instructed a jazz program in the Junior and Senior High Schools
  • Arranged the music repertoire for the marching band program, while teaching marching and ensemble skills to students.
  • Participated in high school musical productions as the advisor, conductor and pit performer.
  • Encouraged students to prepare and perform at area solo festivals for placement in area, all-county, and all-state bands and orchestra.
  • Encouraged students to form their own groups with supervision from music department.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Music Education
BA
Music
MA
Master of Arts
3

Assistant Band Director

Assisted Director of Bands by performing all administrative and clerical duties for the [company name] Marching Band.

  • Managed department budget, expenditures, and record keeping, including reconciling all credit card transactions and completing University requisitions.
  • Recruited members for the [company name] Marching Band.
  • Enter and maintain recruitment information in Microsoft Access.
  • Coordinated mailing information to prospective and current members.
  • Assisted the Director of Bands through the coordination of trips, special projects, and other tasks.
  • Led rehearsals in Director's absence; taught marching band drill and helped correct drill on the field with members.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BS
Worship & Music Studies
MA
Management And Leadership
4

Worship Leader/ Band Director/retreat Planner/event Coordinator

Worked with nationally acclaimed speakers and staff that helped build a multisite church campus system

  • Instrumental in igniting attendance from 40 to 700 at Campus site
  • Creative planning for the Sunday services and planned and executed 20+ weekend retreats
  • Helped recruit and maintain volunteer team
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Accounting & Economics
5

Jazz Band Director/music Teacher

Participated on District, State and Regional Music Educator's Forums.

  • Implemented new jazz curriculum.
  • Composed and arranged music, and choreographed marching band shows.
  • Instructed students in classical and jazz music, and performance techniques in various styles of music and provided excellent customer service to meet the student's needs.
  • Conducted concert marching band.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Classical Performance
MA
Master of Arts
6

Hourly Lecturer (01/09 to 07/10), Associate Band Director (08/10 to 06/13)

  • Responsibilities include leading instruction for the Symphonic Band, Percussion Ensemble, and Winter Drum Line as well as assisting with instruction for the Wind Symphony,
  • Developed the curriculum for and taught a year-long Music History and Literature course
  • Collaborated with head director on organization of an annual student trip, including site
  • Collaborated with head director on yearly budget proposals, soliciting bids, capital
  • Organized and conducted annual percussion ensemble concerts in addition to four annual
  • Led the Winter Drum Line in the ensemble's first competition performance and competed
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Music
7

Band Director

Developed band program for re-opening of school and coordinated all aspects of the program

  • Orders music instruments, uniforms, music, and other various music supplies
  • was responsible for organizing and controlling 30-40 students per class period
  • Directed a marching band of approximately 100 students
  • Prepared students for school functions including football and basketball games, pep rallies, seasonal concerts, and Mardi Gras parades
  • Lead fundraisers to benefit the band program
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Music Education
8

Assistant Band Director

Provided expert instruction to brass instrumentalists on musicianship and marching techniques.

  • Created dance team and choreographed their performances, eventually expanding the group from ten to 25.
  • Played key role in growing band from 15 to 76 members in three years.
  • Marketed band to community in order to raise funds to help sustain operations.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Graphic Design
9

Band Director

Established positive relationships with teachers, students, and parents

  • Directed and prepared all 5th grade, middle school and high school band concerts
  • Prepared middle school and high school bands for Festival performances
  • Helped students prepare for Solo and Ensemble Festival
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BA
Clarinet Performance
MA
Clarinet Performance
Music
10

Elemntary Music Teacher, Band Director

General Music K-3 and Beginning Band in Fifth Grade

  • Recruited fifth graders for Beginning Band, then taught them throughout the year.
  • Taught General Music in Kindergarten through Third Grade.
  • Planned and presented Christmas and Spring Concerts.
  • Dealt with parents on all levels. Relationships were very relaxed and everyone
Candidate Info
78
years in
workforce
32
years
at this job
BA
Education
Music
Computers

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