University of Kansas
Position: Graduate Assistant in Trumpet Performance
Graduate Assistant in Trumpet Performance open at the University of Kansas beginning Fall 2023
Candidates interested in MM or DMA in Trumpet Performance encouraged to apply. Salary: approx $15,000 for 9 months (renewable) Full Tuition waiver, both in-state and out-of-state.
Duties include weekly applied teaching (approx 8 hours per week) and studio support (up to 8 hours per week) additional opportunities coaching chamber groups, sectionals etc.
Large Ensemble participation expected. Opportunities include leadership in award winning Wind Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra, and Jazz Ensemble. Classical and Jazz specialists (inc Lead Trumpet) all considered.
KU has a full studio of 30 players with players from multiple states. It is a positive, inclusive environment.
Candidates interested should apply to the Univ of Kansas Graduate School and School of Music. More info at Music.ku.edu, or contact Professor Steve Leisring at,
Application preference by Feb 24, 2023, and completed by March 1. Live audition in Lawrence, Kansas expected for appointment. Other possibilities could be arranged.