Now Hiring! Violist and Co-Artistic Director

Garth Newel Music Center (GNMC) seeks to hire a violist to be part of the resident ensemble—the Garth Newel Piano Quartet (GNPQ)—whose members serve as Artistic Directors of the organization and work together year-round to carry out the Center’s artistic mission of enriching lives through inspired chamber music performances, educational programs, and other artistic initiatives.

The dual role of Resident Musician/Co-Artistic Director includes the following responsibilities:

Resident Musician

  • Perform the majority of concerts per year at the Center as well as concerts on tour
  • Participate in the Quartet’s audio and video recordings and promotional activities
  • Teach/coach for Garth Newel’s educational programs 
  • Engage audiences through introductory remarks during concerts and through post-concert activities such as shared meals or receptions

Co-Artistic Director

  • Create, manage, and administer diverse, year-round concert and educational programs
  • Develop new programs and partnerships both at the Center and off-campus
  • Hire guest artists
  • Participate in fundraising activities

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Extensive experience in performing and teaching chamber music
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Master of Music degree or equivalent professional experience
  • Strong organizational skills

Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include full medical, dental, retirement match, and paid time off.

Application Instructions

Please email the following application materials to

  • Statement of interest
  • A current resume or CV
  • Names and contact information for at least three (3) references
  • 3 links to video samples of your work as a chamber musician (link to YouTube, Vimeo, Dropbox, Google Drive, or similar platform). 
  • Review of applications will begin on September 5, 2021.

Expected Start Date: May 1, 2022.