Looking for a job in jazz?

This resource is intended to help JEN members share jobs and opportunities with the jazz community. If you are a JEN member, and have a job opening to add on here, please send the job title, the school/organization name (with city & state), and a hyperlink to the job description online, to [email protected]

A special thank you goes to our JEN Jazz Research Interest Group for compiling some of the listings.

Click on each job position to view details.

Assistant Professor of Jazz

University of Toronto

Toronto, Canada

Executive Artistic Director

San Francisco Jazz Organization (SF Jazz)

San Francisco, CA

Assistant Professor or Artist in Residence

Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, NY

Assistant Professor of Jazz and Contemporary Music

University of North Carolina School of the Arts

Winston Salem, NC

Assistant Professor of Music, Jazz, and Popular Music

Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, CO

Professor of Jazz

Binghampton University

Binghampton, NY

Director of Jazz Studies (Sax preferred)

University of Louisville School of Music

Louisville, KY

Tenure-Track Faculty – Jazz Studies

California State University Sacramento

Sacramento, CA

Jazz Adjunct Lecturer – School of Music

Penn State

University Park, PA

Director of Jazz Ensembles

St. Olaf College

Northfield, MN

Jazz Piano Staff Accompanist

Jacksonville University

Jacksonville, FL

Assistant Professor of Jazz Studies

Capital University


Assistant Professor of Saxophone

University of Nebraska at Omaha

Omaha, NE

Jazz Studies Instructors – Open Pool 2022

Colorado State University

Fort Collins, CO

Jazz Piano Instructor

Dartmouth College

Hanover, NH

Sales Positions and Employment Opportunities

Schmitt Music

Minneapolis, MN

Music Director

Savannah Music Festival Jazz Academy

Savannah, GA

Professor of Jazz: Voice Performance

Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music

Puerto Rico

Music Education Manager

Newport Festivals Foundation

Essex, MA

U.S. Marine Band, Piano Auditions

United Stated Marine Corp

Washington, DC

Assistant Professor of Practice, Jazz Studies

University of Southern California (USC)

Los Angeles, CA

Executive Director

Jazz Living

Oakland, CA

Assistant Professor of Jazz Studies

San Diego State University

San Diego, CA

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Music: Jazz Piano 

James Madison University

Harrisonburg, VA

Assistant Professor: Jazz Studies

San Diego State University

San Diego, CA

Jazz Program Director

Mid-Atlantic Arts

Baltimore, MD

Assistant Professor and Director of Jazz Studies

University of Oregon

Eugene, OR

Assistant Professor of Music, Full-time Faculty, Tenure Track position

University of North Carolina at Pembroke

Pembroke, NC

Assistant Professor in Music and Theatre Arts

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Boston, MA

Artist-Teacher of Jazz Voice

University of Rochester, Eastman School of Music

Rochester, NY

Horns, Vocals, Rhythm Section – Kansas City Jazz Orchestra

Kansas City Jazz Orchestra

Kansas City, MO

Music Asst. Professor – Director of Jazz Studies

Western Illinois University

Macomb, IL

Director of Jazz Studies/Instructor of Saxophone

West Chester University of Pennsylvania

West Chester, PA

Instructor of Commercial Music

Tiffin University

Tiffin, OH

charlotte lang

Swiss/Dutch saxophonist Charlotte Lang was born in 1996 in Basel and studied the bachelor and master program at the JAZZCAMPUS Basel under the guidance of Domenic Landolf and Daniel Blanc. She is currently studying the Master of Music in Global Jazz at the Berklee College of Music in Boston under the artistic direction of Danilo Pérez. In addition she is part of Terri Lyne Carrington’s Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice.


From 2015 to 2018, Charlotte she was a member of the Swiss National Youth Jazz Orchestra under the direction of Christian Muthspiel. Since 2020, she became a member of the German National Youth Jazz Orchestra (Bundesjazzorchester Deutschland), under the direction of Niels Klein and Ansgar Striepens. She also plays is the Austrian FJO (Frauen Jazz Orchester→Women Jazz Orchestra of Austria).


In 2021, Charlotte founded her own Quintet the „Charlotte Lang Group“, for what she is composing, arranging and booking. In the fall 2023, her first album will be recorded and hopefully released by a renowned label.


Charlotte plays in the “Swiss Jazz Orchestra” and the “Zurich Jazz Orchestra”, the two professional Big Bands of Switzerland.

Charlotte recently got the unique opportunity to write a monthly blog for the Swiss Jazz & Blues Magazine called JAZZTIME, to tell readers about her time at abroad and specifically her time at Berklee. Her graduate program lasts only until the summer of 2023. She hopes to stay in the United States to enlarge her network and build her musical career.