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Music Directors manage and guide music organizations like orchestras, bands, choirs, operas and symphonies. Common duties listed on a Music Director example resume are recruiting and training staff, coordinating production, directing band members during rehearsals, organizing tours, and transcribing musical compositions. Those seeking to work as Music Directors should be able to emphasize in their resumes musical talent, leadership, organization, training skills, communication abilities, and attention to details. A Bachelor's or a Master's Degree in music theory is common experience for Music Directors.

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Music Director

Dramatically increased choral program participation from 32 to over 150 students.

  • Built the entire orchestral and jazz program.
  • Taught Music Theory
  • Team taught Senior level Humanities Course
  • Supervised all liturgical ensembles and music
  • Conducted Madrigal Choir, Select Women's Choir, and Freshman Chorus
  • Musically directed and conducted all school-wide musicals and musical reviews
  • Prepared all vocalists and instrumentalists for district and state solo and ensemble competitions
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BA
Vocal Performance
MA
Vocal Performance
Vocal Studies
12

Music Director

Taught Music theory, sight reading and History to students

  • Implemented music principles through practice and assessment
  • Provided Teacher assessment of vocal music practices and implemented different methods of practice
  • Helped prepare students for three (3) annual concerts and other performances
Candidate Info
36
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Management Course
BA
Music
MBA
Progress
13

Music Director

Created and edited the Recital Programs.

  • Scheduled the Dress Rehearsals and Recitals.
  • Collaborated with Phi Mu Alpha to organize Recitals and Relay for Life.
  • Communicated with other members of the Fraternity weekly regarding scheduling and upcoming events.
  • Lead the Musicale Committee meetings and encouraged the other members for their input and opinions.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
14

Music Director

Oversee music department which consists of four choirs, five officers, and fifty choir members.

  • Supervise three musicians.
  • Annually submit a budget proposal.
  • Provide services as the primary musician and directress.
  • Provide musical instructions to the choir including: teaching vocal harmony, choir and solo repertoire, administering selected musical songs, etc.
  • Ensure the electronic equipment and facilities are secure.
  • Coordinate and conduct scheduled choir rehearsals and performances.
  • Institute biblical application in worship and music.
Candidate Info
64
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Piano Performance
Social Services Training Activities
15

Founder/music Director

The [company name] mission is to provide a musical learning experience for young aspiring community musicians

  • Founder and Music Director of thirty-six member chamber orchestra dedicated to performing music from the Baroque and Early Classical periods
  • Promote a non-competitive and cooperative philosophy, welcoming the skills and talents of all our members
  • Help members develop their musical skills, including technique, rhythm, intonation, dynamic control, interpretation and expression and encourage them to work towards a common goal
  • Foster motivational environment for young aspiring musicians by offering an opportunity to transition from individual lessons and practice to ensemble playing that provides a broader experience and perspective of musical performance
  • Design, plan and organize several performances a year, combining pieces for small chamber groups with pieces for the entire orchestra
  • Ensure individual attention for each player by installing an experienced instrumental teacher in each section
Candidate Info
90
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Piano, Voice
Piano
16

Music Director

Led the adult and teen choirs

  • Scheduled all music for the services
  • Arranged choir songs and songs for various people
  • Did custodial work by cleaning the buildings
  • Edited all recordings of church services and music
Candidate Info
35
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
HS
Sacred Music
BS
Secondary Education
Piano
17

Music Director

  • Developed daily music logs for WORK-FM utilizing Selector.
  • Assisted Program Director and Operations Manager with daily programming duties for all three stations.
  • Assisted Production Director with daily production and imaging duties.
  • Hosted daily afternoon drive show on 107.1 WORK-FM, Central Vermont's #1 Hit Music Station.
  • Hosted live station events.
  • Assisted with election night coverage for the three station cluster in 2004.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
18

Floor Manager / Music Director / Marketing Assistant

  • Assistant floor manager in charge of bar staff, VIP guest seating and security.
  • Resident DJ responsible for all music programming, format directives, DJ hiring and training, intelligent lighting programming, and light & sound systems maintenance.
  • Developed and implemented operational policies, procedures, and responsibilities for all entertainment staff.
  • Assistant manager of radio advertising. Responsible for copy writing, voice over and production of radio commercials.
  • Contributed to marketing initiatives with detailed internet & social media marketing plans.
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
19

Music Director

Composed songs for various occasions & Christian organizations

  • Trained church choirs in singing for various church services; Trained and mobilized
  • Made Music Cassettes/CDs/Video clips. Organized for Radio & T.V. programs.
  • Organized Music Competitions - Local and Regional levels.
Candidate Info
100
years in
workforce
35
years
at this job
HS
Music Education
BA
Bachelor of Arts
Doctor Of Ministry
20

Music Director

Oversee operation and development of the Music Ministry under the supervision of the Senior Pastor.

  • Select and arrange music for Sunday and midweek services.
  • Recruit, equip and supervise music team leaders and musicians.
  • Coordinate with Sound, Media and Dance ministries bi-weekly in preparation of our live broadcast.
  • Develop and prepare musical teams and ensembles for special services.
  • Prepare yearly budget and progress reports for Senior Pastor and staff.
  • Maintain constant communication via phone and personal meetings with staff
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job

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