The Cleveland Orchestra has been for decades a point of pride in its hometown. It is universally admired for its world-class credentials, its gifted musicians, and its acoustically perfect and visually stunning concert hall. The orchestra welcomes people of all ages, all walks of life, and invites them to experience something that is unique in the world.
Now in its 34th season, the Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra (COYO) is one of the most highly acclaimed youth orchestras in the US. Just back from its 2019 European Tour where they were hailed by the Austrian press, COYO provides middle and high school aged students with a pre-professional training experience that includes coaching with members of The Cleveland Orchestra and performances at Severance Hall.
We are currently seeking a Youth Orchestra Coordinator/Librarian who will be responsible for the professional operation and maintenance of the COYO music library; coordination of COYO’s artistic, operations, and production support; coordination of the COYO Chamber Music Program; maintenance of current and accurate data in our ArtsVision and Tessitura databases; and collaborative teamwork with Artistic and Operations colleagues.
The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in music performance or music education (string players preferred)
Strong software proficiency (Microsoft Office Suite, plus the ability to learn and effectively utilize internal systems including our ArtsVision and Tessitura databases)
Ability to work a flexible schedule that includes weekends and some evenings. Must be available for all weekend rehearsals and performances, and all COYO special events
Ability to successfully prioritize to manage multiple projects and deadlines
Ability to work effectively with students, parents, and musicians of The Cleveland Orchestra
Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail
Demonstrated independent, mature judgment
Ability to consistently maintain a professional image and demeanor
Strong problem-solving skills combined with a collaborative approach
We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefit package, including a 403(b) plan with employer match, along with the opportunity to work with a world-renowned Orchestra.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
About The Cleveland Orchestra
The Cleveland Orchestra is one of the most acclaimed performing ensembles in the world. In concerts at home, in residencies from Miami to Vienna and on tour around the world, The Cleveland Orchestra sets standards of artistic excellence, concert programming, and community engagement.