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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

Responsible for rehearsing and conducting Chancel Choir and Adult Handbell Group

  • Led Congregational Singing
  • Budgeting and Purchasing of Music for various programs
  • Extensive Planning and Execution of worship services with Pastor
  • Taught Pre-School Music
  • Supervision of other musicians
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
32

Home Leader/music Director

Operated and directed a home for individuals seeking help and restoration in areas of addiction, abuse, and individuals seeking training for full-time

  • Prepared and directed music for the worship team at Victory Life Church
  • Processing intake forms, agreements, paperwork
  • Cash, credit, and check handling
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Biology
Biology
33

Music Director

  • Draft daily music playlists for Cornell's commercial radio station. February 2013 - Present
  • Add and edit 5-10 new music tracks weekly.
  • Correspond with agents and promoters to book on-air interviews.
  • Organize and lead DJ meetings.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Communication
Journalism
34

Music Director

  • Lead and work with a worship team for the worship service
  • Works with the pastoral staff in the selection of music, the training of musicians
  • Prepare schedule for rehearsals of the church's three choirs and praise team
  • Director of musical departments including the band
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
HS
Hs Diploma
35

Instrumental Music Director

Hired midyear to take over struggling music program

  • Taught beginning and advanced orchestra and band to students from 6-10th grade
  • Classes also included jazz band, rock ensembles, music theory, musical theatre
  • Started a pep band for athletic events and school rallies
  • Organized and ran all concerts, field trips, performances, and fundraisers
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Master of Arts
36

Music Director

Plan, prepare and oversee the music ministry budget.

  • Lead, direct, plan, conduct, organize and evaluate comprehensive music program including choirs, vocalist, musicians and/or instrumentals en- sembles.
  • Supervise the work of the Music Ministry Staff.
  • Work actively with all ministries to compile and perform music for all programs.
  • Arrange and provide music for church services, and other church related
Candidate Info
34
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BA
Music
Real Estate Fundamentals And Practice
37

Music Director

Direct adult choir for every Sunday morning service

  • Direct community combined choir for Easter and Christmas Cantatas
  • Direct Children's Vocal and Bell Choirs, Women's Ensemble, Sunday Singers, soloists and other ensembles for occasional performances
  • Arrange for and prepare solo instrumentalists and ensembles for special events
  • Supervise Handbell Choir, and Gracenotes (Guitar/Vocal Group)
  • Provide individual voice coaching for singers
  • Provide pastoral care for persons in the music ministry
  • Select and lead music for weekly congregational singing
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
MA
Master of Arts
MA
Pastoral Care And Counseling
38

Campus and Youth Music Director

  • Oversee all aspects of ministry involving music in the Florence, SC campus, as well as the Columbia, SC Youth ministry.
  • Assist with Audio and Visual technical support and maintenance, including set up and control of audio equipment, video cameras, and projectors.
  • Create, teach, and perform songs, as a keyboardist and vocalist, for weekly services, Bible studies and other events.
  • Supervise teams of singers and musicians, and develop their abilities.
  • Work directly with the Youth Pastor and National Music Director to assist in the continuing success of the each music ministry.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
39

Music Director & Editor

In charge of journalists and photographers who conduct interviews and features

  • Contact publicists to obtain interviews and biographies of bands and artists
  • In charge of the running of the website when founder is absent
  • Write music news/ edit content that journalists submit to the site
  • Edit and approve the final copies of physical magazine
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
40

Music Director & Percussionist

Coordinate musicians, rehearsals and song lists for major church functions

  • Assist in set up of musical and sound equipment for all TTOR establishments and concerts
  • Conduct musician and choir rehearsals and meetings for worship services and performances
  • Organize all necessary aspects for recording and editing TTOR CDs
  • Perform in various services and concerts at all TTOR venues
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Music Industry And Technology

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