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AUDITION FORUM

Published On:

Jul 2, 2024

United States

617 Warrington Ave., SE Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5054

Now Announcing:

United States Navy Band

Trumpet

Application Deadline:

October 7, 2024

Auditions Begin:

October 21, 2024

Overview

Salary/Wages:

United States Dollar USD $

$76,018 - $83,470

/ Year

About this opportunity:

The United States Navy Band announces an immediate vacancy for Trumpet in the Concert and Ceremonial
Band. The audition will take place on Monday, October 21, 2024 at the Washington Navy Yard in
Washington, D.C. Applications must be submitted by Monday, October 7, 2024.
Located on the historic Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., the Navy’s premier
concert/ceremonial band consists of 90 world-class musicians who rotate between concert and ceremonial
duties. For nearly 100 years, the Concert Band has performed marches, patriotic selections, orchestral
transcriptions, and modern wind ensemble repertoire on national tours, public concerts, and educational
conferences. The Ceremonial Band performs music at official military and government functions as well as
other special events, including ceremonies at the White House, Pentagon, and Arlington National Cemetery.
Starting salary for a new member of the U.S. Navy Band is $76,018 - $83,470.
Other benefits:
• Student loan repayment up to $65,000
• Full medical coverage for members and their dependents
• Education benefits including tuition assistance and G.I. Bill
• Blended pension and partial 401(k) match retirement plan
• 30 days paid vacation annually
Those selected for positions in the U.S. Navy Band are advanced to the paygrade of E-6 (Musician 1st
Class) following recruit training, under a contract for permanent assignment to the U.S. Navy Band,
Washington, D.C.
All applicants must be aged 18 to 41 and otherwise qualified for service in the U.S. Navy. Please note that
the Navy has strict requirements with regard to medical readiness and physical appearance.
For more information about Navy Band auditions, email usnbauditions@us.navy.mil or contact the
auditions supervisor at 202-433-2840.

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