Looking to do something more with your music? Perform for royalty? Tour the country? And get paid to play?
The King’s Own Calgary Regiment Band and the Loyal Edmonton Regiment Band can offer you all of this and more. We are currently hiring, and we want you!
We cover all genres of music, from traditional marches and concert band music, to pop, rock, jazz and classical. We provide opportunities for small ensembles such as brass quintet and dixieland band, as well as forming large massed Bands for parades and tattoos.
We perform at various parades, ceremonies, dinners and events, both military and public, such as:
As a professional musician, you get paid for all rehearsals, concerts and training. There is no cost to you.
In addition, you would be eligible for benefits such as dental coverage, fitness facilities and the $8,000 post-secondary tuition reimbursement plan. As well, there are numerous training opportunities such as First Aid, Leadership and Defensive Driving courses that are useful and valuable skills in your career. No other musical job offers so much!
You are invited to come to our rehearsals, to see first-hand what we offer you. Bring your horn and sit in with us, discuss the job directly with the musicians and see the level of musicianship required. And have some fun at the same time.
King’s Own Calgary Regiment Band
We rehearse Tuesday evenings, from 1900 - 2200 hrs (7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.), at The Military Museums.
Loyal Edmonton Regiment Band
We rehearse Tuesday and Wednesday evenings, from 1900 - 2200 hrs (7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.), at the J.C. Jefferson Armoury.
As a musician, you’ve worked hard to learn your instrument. Wouldn’t it be nice to be rewarded for all of your efforts?
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