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Internships

Internships Available

The New Haven Symphony Orchestra offers internship opporutnities throughout the year. Interns work directly with the NHSO staff. Typical internships consist of 10-20 hours per week of work in support of the NHSO’s mission and extensive programs. This is a valuable opportunity to gain practical experience in orchestra/not-for-profit management. Internships are unpaid and college credit is determined on an individual basis.

Education Internship
Production Internship

Education Internship

Education interns work directly with the NHSO’s Education Director. This is a valuable opportunity to gain practical experience in music education program development.  

Responsibilities

The successful applicant will assist the Education Director with:

  • Design and implementation of the Family Concert series.
  • Curriculum development
  • Research and promotion of education programs and events.
  • Event management at symphony concerts, pops concerts, and education events.
  • Writing and distribution of press releases for education events.
  • Website development and maintenance.
  • Monthly education committee meetings and weekly staff meetings, when possible.

Qualifications
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and creative skills are required, as is the ability to work independently and meet deadlines. Proficiency in Microsoft Office is required. Knowledge of classical music and orchestral performance practices is preferred.

Application process:
Internship applications are accepted on a rolling basis. To apply, please send the following materials. Qualified candidates will be contacted to participate in a formal interview. Email submissions are preferred.

  • A cover letter describing your interest and if the internship is sought for credit.
  • Resume
  • 1-2 page writing sample

Laura Adam, Education Director
New Haven Symphony Orchestra
105 Court St., Suite 302
New Haven, CT 06511
ladam@NewHavenSymphony.org


Production Internship

The New Haven Symphony Orchestra announces Production Internship opportunities for Fall 2013. Interns will work directly with the NHSO’s General Manager. Typical internships consist of 10-20 hours per week of work in support of the NHSO’s extensive programs. This is a valuable opportunity to gain practical experience in orchestra/not-for-profit management. Internships are unpaid and college credit is determined on an individual basis.

Responsibilities

The successful applicant will assist the General Manager with concert production and operations.  Applicants must be available during evening/weekend hours and willing to lift objects up to 50 lbs.

Application process:
Internship applications are accepted on a rolling basis. To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to:

Aric Isaacs, General Manager
New Haven Symphony Orchestra
105 Court Street, Suite 302
New Haven, CT 06511
AIsaacs@NewHavenSymphony.org

Qualified candidates will be contacted to participate in a formal interview. Email submissions only.

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