Employment & Internships : About
Being a part of Eastern Music Festival is rewarding. Each position is highly valued and provides professional experience in each area of expertise. We hope you apply to be a part of our team!
Available Summer Staff Positions:
EMF's summer internship program is uniquely designed to challenge you and provide training and experience in arts administration, education, festival management, production, or performance. Although the following internships are unpaid positions based on the hours worked at EMF, each intern will receive room and board at Guilford College and a stipend to cover expenses associated with meals and travel. Some positions are located at our downtown office and will also receive a gasoline stipend. Room and board is included for non-local, full-time summer interns and staff.
EMF Festival orchestra interns perform in the professional faculty orchestra with conductors, such as Gerard Schwarz. In addition to this invaluable performing experience, performance interns work behind the scenes at EMF providing support for various departments.
Eastern Music Festival and school is recognized internationally for its prodigious contributions to the field of classical music and its commitment to nurturing talented youth. The five-week Festival presents more than 100 public events (concerts, workshops, master classes, open rehearsals, lectures) each season, featuring world-class artists and students from its academy for pre-professional young musicians ages 14-22. During the 2013 season, EMF will engage faculty and orchestral scholars to perform in the Eastern Music Festival Orchestra..