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OPP BOX: The latest music jobs, opportunities and funding!

25 Nov

We’ve got your music opps covered! Check out the latest below.


PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITIES

SXSW MUSIC FESTIVAL SHOWCASE
SXSW Showcasing Artists
benefit from career changing exposure and publicity provided by the amazing mix of influential participants who attend SXSW every year. Happening over 8 – 17 March 2019 in Austin Texas, showcasing at SXSW means performing in one of Austin’s famous live music venues for 30,000 industry reps, 3,000 media members, and thousands of fans and fellow musicians from all over the world. Early Deadline: 13 September 2018 ($35 fee). Final Deadline: 25 October 2018 ($55 fee).
More info: HERE

FRINGE WORLD FESTIVAL – PERFORMERS AND VENUES
Taking place Friday 18 January – Sunday 17 February 2019, FRINGE WORLD is an open-access Festival which means anyone from anywhere in the world is welcome to register. If you’re interested in taking part as a performer, register now!
More info: 
HERE


COMPETITIONS

ALBERT H MAGGS COMPOSITION AWARD
The Albert H Maggs Composition Award is provided as a commission for Australian composers to create a new musical work of a substantial nature. The value of the award offered will be approximately $7,000 for the commissioned musical work, with approximately $3,000 performance subsidy also provided. The Maggs award is a national award, however the application work, the score and recording, could have been written anywhere in the world.  For the winning entry, the composer is commissioned to write a completely new work, not one that is already underway.  The performance subsidy does not require the new work to be presented in Melbourne.
More info: HERE


GRANTS & FUNDING

WOMEN NATION FUND
The Women Nation Fund is a global, early-stage fund investing in female-founded live music businesses.  Its purpose is to provide access to capital for underrepresented female entrepreneurs in the Concert Promotions, Events and Festival space. Businesses will be evaluated by a team of International Live Nation female executives with domain expertise across promotion, booking, technology, ticketing and PR/marketing.
More info: 
HERE

PPCA PERFORMERS’ TRUST FOUNDATION
The PPCA Performers’ Trust Foundation provides grants to promote and encourage music and the music-related performing arts. The grants provided are non-recurring (i.e. one-off grants rather than a periodical payment) and are determined by the four trustees of the trust. A grant under the PPCA Performers’ Trust Foundation can be used for costs associated with: Tuition fees; Travel costs (hire, airfares, petrol); Accommodation; Venue hire/ PA hire.
More info: 
HERE

AMERICAN EXPRESS MUSIC BACKERS PROGRAM 
The The American Express Music Backers Program will provide a boost to the Australian music industry and the fans that support it so we can play our part to help it thrive for many more years to come. Committed to support the Australian music industry by giving music venues, business, artists and fans the opportunity to share in a grant program valued at $1million, over the next twelve months.
More info: HERE

FUNDING FOR WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT 
All women in Australia are invited to apply for a limited pool of scholarship funding that has been provisioned for participation in a range of leadership courses. The grants are allocated with the specific intent of providing powerful and effective development opportunities for women right across the country. Applications close 14 December 2018.
More info: HERE

REGIONAL AND REMOTE TOURING FUND
The Regional and Remote Touring Fund (RRTF) supports the costs of touring performing arts shows to regional and remote towns and communities in Western Australia. Applications close 28 February 2019.
More info: 
HERE

QUICK RESPONSE GRANT 
Quick Response Grants
assist regional artists, arts organisations and communities to take up professional or skills development or small project opportunities that would otherwise be limited by the constraints of other funding programs. This fund is only open to applicants from regional and remote Western Australia. Funding is available throughout the year and can cover any reasonable expenses, such as artists’ fees, conference registrations, materials, and/or travel and accommodation costs. Applications close 7 December 2018.
More info: 
HERE

PENRITH CONSERVATORIUM 2019 MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP
Penrith Conservatorium, housed at The Joan, has enriched the lives of the local community for over 28 years through its passion for excellence in music education and performance. The Conservatorium has an ongoing commitment to developing and nurturing local talent through scholarships which are offered through a competitive application and audition process. These scholarships recognise talent and future potential and offer pathways for people to pursue a professional career in music. Scholarships are open to all instruments, however in 2019 the Conservatorium particularly encourages students of woodwind, brass and orchestral percussion. Applications close 2 December.
More info: 
HERE


MUSIC RELATED JOBS

DIRECTOR OF MUSIC & HEAD OF VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Carmel School
invites outstanding applicants to apply for this leadership position, commencing Term 1, 2019. 
More info: 
HERE

EARLY CHILDHOOD MUSIC TEACHER
Leap Start Early Learning Child Care are seeking a qualified, passionate and dedicated Music Teacher to implement and enhance the centre’s music program.
More info: 
HERE

AUDIO TECHNICIAN
One 20 Production is seeking qualified a Audio Technician to fulfil a senior role within their fast growing company. 
More info: 
HERE

FRINGE WORLD FESTIVAL 
The 2019 Fringe World Festival is fast approaching and there are plenty of opportunities to get involved. Check out their website for the latest jobs available!
More info: 
HERE

THE AUSTRALIAN GIRLS CHOIR
The Australian Girls Choir are looking for Choral/Singing Teachers and Tutor Trainees for 2019.
More info: HERE

AUDIO VISUAL HIRE/ PRODUCTION MANAGER
Power Music: Audio Visual is a Perth leading sound, vision and lighting hire/production company that provides Audio Visual equipment to various venues, businesses and personal clients in Perth. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an energetic and enthusiastic Hire/Production Manager to develop the existing hire/Production department and build a loyal customer base at our Claremont office.
More info: HERE

PUBLICITY MANAGER
UNIFIED is an artist services company; giving choice and freedom back to artists on how to manage their career and music. The Publicity Manager will be responsible for overseeing the promotional and publicity strategy for UNIFIED’s Record Labels including UNFD, Domestic La La and ONETWO and the music festival – UNIFY Gathering.
More info: HERE

COMPLIANCE OFFICER/ GENERAL LICENSING 
The APRA AMCOS Compliance Officer’s primary function is to report information of music usage in the fitness, hotel, restaurant and retail sectors and to collect attendance figures all of which assist to substantiate the licence fees. This role may also be asked to report use of music in unlicensed premises. Compliance Officers are out in the field, registering actual use of music at specified venues at specified times. Applications close 30 November 2018.
More info:
HERE

FUNCTION SINGER/ GUITARIST
Mango Music are looking for a highly skilled singer guitarist with excellent lead vocal ability to perform at a variety of private and public events across WA.
More info: HERE

ASSOCIATE CONCERTMASTER
The Western Australian Symphony Orchestra (WASO) is calling for Expressions of Interests from outstanding violinists with leadership experience for the position of Associate Concertmaster.
More info: HERE

SECTION PRINCIPAL OBOE
The
Western Australian Symphony Orchestra (WASO) is calling for Expressions of Interests from outstanding oboists for the position of Section Principal Oboe.
More info: HERE

CONTENT OPERATIONS ASSISTANT 
An amazing opportunity from Southern Cross Austereo (SCA), to develop your career as our newest Content Operator with Hit92.9!
More info: HERE

ASSISTANT PRODUCER 
Looking for an Assistant Producer to join the Hit92.9 Perth Team for Southern Cross Austereo (SCA).
More info:
HERE

PIANO TEACHER
Grow Music Studio is seeking a vibrant, enthusiastic and playful Piano teacher to provide both private, and small group piano classes, for our specialist early childhood music studio in North Perth.
More info: HERE


WORKSHOPS & TRAINING

GIRLS ROCK! CAMP WA
With Girls Rock! camps already rocking cities around the world, WAM are absolutely thrilled to bring the much-loved program to Perth in January 2019! We are now accepting expressions of interest, with more details to be revealed in the coming months.
More info: 
HERE

MUSIC WORKSHOPS
Rock Scholars regularly holds music workshops, masterclasses and clinics and can also facilitate corporate events and school incursions. With our talented team of mentors and tutors, and our extensive music industry contacts, we have a wealth of knowledge and experience we can call on to present and teach on a range of topics.
More info: HERE


OTHER OPPS

SUBMIT YOUR ORIGINAL MUSIC FOR PLACEMENT IN FILM & TV
Lolly Box Music‘s mission is to connect their international network of project music buyers with carefully-curated content from the extraordinary pool of talented songwriters and musicians ‘down under’ in Western Australia. So if you’re keen to submit your songs for possible placement in film, television, advertising or video games, then you can upload them via their Submissions page. 
More info: 
HERE

Government of Western Australia Department of Culture and The Arts Australian Government

WAM is supported by the State Government through the Department of Culture and the Arts, and is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.