Jobs

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 to button below to explore JEN membership options:

Click on each job position to view details.

Director of Jazz Studies

Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts

Houston, TX

Jazz Teacher

Milton Academy

Milton, MA

Instructor of Jazz Piano

Interlochen Center for the Arts

Interlochen, MI

Assistant Professor of Jazz Studies – Full Time

University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT

Full -time Lecturer or Assistant Professor of Practice in Jazz Piano

University of Tennessee Knoxville

Knoxville, TN

Artist/Scholar in Music Performance/Composition

Wesleyan University

Middletown, CT

Music Director/Conductor

Reno Jazz Orchestra

Reno, NV

Professor of Jazz

Binghampton University

Binghampton, NY

Jazz Adjunct Lecturer – School of Music

Penn State

University Park, PA

Sales Positions and Employment Opportunities

Schmitt Music

Minneapolis, MN

Assistant Professor in Music and Theatre Arts

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Boston, MA

Director of Jazz Studies/Instructor of Saxophone

West Chester University of Pennsylvania

West Chester, PA

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.