Music Director Resume Samples

Music Director undertakes the crucial job of leading musical groups such as orchestras and choirs. The job description includes selecting the music to be played, arranging performance and working with other artists and singers. To fulfill the main goal of leading the musical group, the Music Director Resume mentions the execution of the following associated tasks – scheduling and coordinating all performances of the musical group, selecting the music to be played, training the group for the show, conducting rehearsals and conducting live/recorded performances.

Employers are seeking candidates with the following skills for this role – experience in programming and hosting a variety of music programs, strong announcing skills, in-depth knowledge of music, the ability to train and lead musicians; and proficiency in any one performance areas such as keyboard or voice or choral; and willingness to travel. A degree in music theory is a common qualification for Music Directors.

Music Director Resume

Summary : To work hard as part of a dynamic team and make significant contributions while developing the skills that I have learned throughout my entire studies, and to further embrace new and challenging situations in Healthcare Administration.

Skills : Logic Pro Digital Performer Pro Tools Microsoft Office Suite, Composing Music For Film TV Radio Jingle Beds.

Description :

    1. Use gestures to shape the music being played, communicating desired tempo, phrasing, tone, color, pitch, volume, and other performance aspects.
    2. Direct groups at rehearsals and live or recorded performances in order to achieve desired effects such as tonal and harmonic balance dynamics, rhythm, and tempo.
    3. Plan and schedule rehearsals and performances, and arrange details such as locations, accompanists, and instrumentalists.
    4. Consider such factors as ensemble size and abilities, availability of scores, and the need for musical variety, in order to select music to be performed.
    5. Study scores to learn the music in detail, and to develop interpretations.
    6. Position members within groups to obtain balance among instrumental or vocal sections.
    7. Confer with clergy to select music for church services.
    8. Transcribe musical compositions and melodic lines to adapt them to a particular group, or to create a particular musical style.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business


Resident Music Director Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Music Director with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Cool Edit Pro NexGen Prophet Selector Voxpro HTML Pro.

Description :

    1. Managed the music department for 88.1 KWVA-FM, including current libraries, archival libraries, tapes, CDs, vinyl and incoming digital libraries.
    2. Maintained proper documentation of all new arrivals into a computer database, including check-outs and reviews.
    3. Worked with a staff of format directors, department heads, on-air staff, national record labels and promotions companies.
    4. Hosted a weekly radio program that showcased the top 20 on the college radio charts as well as brand new music.
    5. Rebuilt a broken music library and restructured the catalog to ensure full usage of entire current library.
    6. Started reporting all the station's format charts and adds to CMJ, where our incoming product and promotion grew exponentially.
    7. Reconnected all formats through format directors.
    8. Helped get our station written about in CMJ for being one of the pioneer college radio stations to begin the transition to digital broadcasting.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Jr. Music Director Resume

Summary : Creative professional musician and director with extensive leadership and performance experience in planning, managing, implementing and coordinating a creative arts worship team.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Audition, Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Developed and co-hosted the stations daily morning show, created listener contests and ensured proper execution of those contests, promoted various events and specialty shows related to the station.
    2. Hosted a live weekly 3-hour hard rock specialty show with a listening area consisting of the Northern Texas panhandle area, parts of southwest Oklahoma, northeast New Mexico, and southeast Colorado.
    3. Schedule daily music logs, program music for various specialty shows aired on FM 90 and provide support for FM 90's on-air personalities.
    4. Managed station's music database and guarantee that it exceeds all industry standards for accuracy and currency.
    5. Managed the station's music library and worked with the program director in selecting new recordings to be played as they were submitted by record companies.
    6. Contribute ideas to help define FM 90's music programming focus, integration strategy, thematic programming, etc.
    7. Handled general registration and conference operations for the urban network conference.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bartending

Music Director III Resume

Objective : To work for a progressive organization in a highly motivating and challenging environment that provides the best opportunities to grow and utilize my potential to the fullest to achieve the organizations goal while achieving my personal goals.

Skills : Simple Woodworking - Primarily Scrollsaw Arts And Basic Construction. Organized And Led A Food Pantry Servicing The Needy. Gardener For Food Pantry And Personal Use.

Description :

    1. Use gestures to shape the music being played, communicating desired tempo, phrasing, tone, color, pitch, volume, and other performance aspects.
    2. Direct groups at rehearsals and live or recorded performances in order to achieve desired effects such as tonal and harmonic balance dynamics, rhythm, and tempo.
    3. Plan and schedule rehearsals and performances, and arrange details such as locations, accompanists, and instrumentalists.
    4. Consider such factors as ensemble size and abilities, availability of scores, and the need for musical variety, in order to select music to be performed.
    5. Study scores to learn the music in detail, and to develop interpretations.
    6. Position members within groups to obtain balance among instrumental or vocal sections.
    7. Audition and select performers for musical presentations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Various Bands

Music Director II Resume

Objective : Experience in administrative office assistance, training and development. One year of real estate appraisal assistants, driving, inspections, and also comp photos/forms.

Skills : Studio Vocalist, Transcriber, Professional Music Writer, Teacher.

Description :

    1. Worked with Independent Music Media Relations personnel to obtain and discover new music.
    2. Analyzed, processed, and reported airplay data to the College Music Journal.
    3. Led Music Committee to process, file, and review music based on changing market trends.
    4. Handled all incoming mail and outgoing music to be fit and edited for airplay.
    5. Administrative Duties Including Mail Pickup, Mail Sorting, Office Organization, and Music Filing.
    6. Cut department spending by over 50% -Cut department waste by over 50% -Grew deeper interest in the department exponentially.
    7. Improved growth of resource networks through position contacts.
    8. Skills Used Critical thinking, adaptability, organization, communication, time management, data entry, leadership, dispute management, etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Public Relations

Music Director I Resume

Objective : I have had 3 years experience in administrative office assistance, training and development. One year of real estate appraisal assistants, driving, inspections, and also comp photos/forms. I have good management skills and also work very well either alone or with a group. Furthermore, I have worked on small and large production projects for several individuals and companies. Objective: I am looking for a position where I can maximize my management, leadership and production skills, while creating new and exciting tools.

Skills : Technology Skills Including Windows, MacOS, Microsoft Office, Garage Band And Finale., Extensive Knowledge Of Diverse Genres And Singing Styles.

Description :

    1. Teach vocal technique in small group lessons to children ranging ages 8-18.
    2. Assist with the culminating concert and worked one on one with individual singers, individual lessons and coaching.
    3. Structure and implements summer voice classes and instruction for students.
    4. Coordinated presentations for parents and campers.
    5. Provided vocal and music training to teach student in preparation to stage and perform a full musical.
    6. Skills Used Proficiency and comfort modeling on recorder, trumpet, percussion, piano and voice.
    7. Knowledge of national curriculum and teaching methods and National Standards in the Arts.
    8. Technology skills including Windows, MacOS, Microsoft Office, Garage Band and Finale.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Vocal Performance

Associate Music Director Resume

Summary : To obtain a position where previous work history, volunteer experience and community Participation will be utilized for the benefit of the hiring organization. Ministering music to enhance a church community, increase parish participation and Enrich the liturgy through sacred music.

Skills : Customer Service, Receptionist, Cashier, Data Entry, Hospitality.

Description :

    1. Recruited, audition and direct the adult and hand bell choir.
    2. Trained choirs in choral techniques, appreciation of sacred music, and leadership and participation in worship.
    3. Organized and supervised recruitment of musicians into the music program.
    4. Supervise the organization and direction of instrumental groups and ensembles and solos.
    5. Supervised sound and light technicians, and work with other staff members in producing quality tape and film.
    6. Selected and purchased music, worship and music resources, services of outside instrumentalists, musical instruments and equipment - collaborate with Finance Committee.
    7. Planned, organized and participated in concerts and festivals.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certification

Asst. Music Director Resume

Objective : I have a great amount of experience in management, including retail, restaurant and what I consider to be the most challenging; classroom management.

Skills : Instrumental Training And Performing, Management And Training, Communication Skills, Teamwork Skills, Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Teach music courses to students including voice, tone, tempo and rhythm skills.
    2. Train, rehearse and lead students in school and community musical programs.
    3. Conduct music classes according to rules and regulations established by Board of education.
    4. Develop and maintain an effective music educational program for students.
    5. Schedule daily classes to instruct and rehearse within the assigned time.
    6. Understand potentials and skills of each student and guide individual student according to their skills.
    7. Evaluate student performance and provide feedback and assistance to improve their musical skills.
    8. Maintain lesson plans and instructional materials for students.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's Of Arts

Music Director/Band Director Resume

Summary : Funeral Director, looking to change career, bringing highly-developed business sense and creative problem-solving skills. Quickly assesses operational needs and develops innovate strategies that successfully increase productivity and efficiency. Devoted with extensive experience working with people and a talent for setting bereaved families at ease.

Skills : Guitar, Music directing, Singing.

Description :

    1. Achieved desired tonal and harmonic balance by communicating clearly with musicians.
    2. Studied scores at length to learn music in detail and develop suitable interpretations.
    3. Practiced with two choirs twiceper week to maintain and improve technical skills.
    4. Selected music carefully in order to achieve a balance of musical styles on the program.
    5. Conducted the ensemble at rehearsals and during church services.
    6. Arranged musical compositions to achieve a particular musical style.
    7. Transposed music to alternate keys with speed and accuracy.
    8. Planned and organized concerts and programs for the church.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Associate Of Business

Media/Music Director Resume

Objective : Over 20 years as a musical director and worship leader equipping worship teams, bands, choirs, vocal and instrumental ensembles. Effective implementation of musical programs across the spectrum of contemporary and traditional worship in both Christian and Gospel genres.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, DSLR Camers, Pro-tools.

Description :

    1. Communicate with artists, record labels and promoters to receive and listen to new music.
    2. Interviewing over 70 applicants a semester.
    3. Develop student's communication skills, using industry standard training.
    4. Provide students with feedback on performance.
    5. Coordinate with Program Director and General Manager on programming, hiring and strategic direction.
    6. Organize concerts and on air interviews with local and touring bands.
    7. Manage a staff of over 60 volunteer on-air DJs.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
B.S. In Finance

Music Director Resume

Objective : Seeking position within an organization that can fully utilize my skills to achieve their business needs and objectives.

Skills : Graphic Design, Pro-Tools, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe AfterEffects, MegaSeg, Adobe Acrobat.

Description :

    1. Communicate with artists, record labels and promoters to receive and listen to new music.
    2. Interviewing over 70 applicants a semester.
    3. Develop student's communication skills, using industry-standard training.
    4. Provide students with feedback on performance.
    5. Coordinate with Program Director and General Manager on programming, hiring and strategic direction.
    6. Organize concerts and on-air interviews with local and touring bands.
    7. Responsible for Developing, coordinate, and supervise music programs and organizations such as orchestras, bands, choirs, or symphonies.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S.