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Bass/Baritone Audition - U.S. Navy Band Sea Chanters Chorus

The United States Navy Band, located in Washington D.C., has an immediate opening for Bass-Baritone/Bass Vocalist in the Sea Chanters Chorus. If any of your students or those in your professional network of musicians would be interested in auditioning, please consider forwarding this information listed below. The Sea Chanters is the United States Navy’s official chorus and performs a variety of music including traditional choral music, sea chanteys, patriotic fare, opera, Broadway and contemporary music. For an example of what we do, check out this Youtube Playlist: The starting salary is $66,900-$74,208, plus full benefits and 30 days paid vacation. Applicants must be aged 18 to 39 and otherwise qualified for service in the U.S. Navy. Please note that the maximum age limit has recently increased, and that the Navy Band tattoo policy has relaxed, now reflecting that of the rest of the Navy. Application materials and preliminary audio recordings are due by April 29, 2022 at 11:59 PM. Those selected to advance will be invited to the live audition round in Washington, D.C. on June 6, 2022. The Navy Band is offering clinics, military music career talks, and information about our upcoming vacancies via Zoom conference calls. To schedule a Navy Band Zoom conference for your studio, please reply to this email for more details. For application instructions and recording requirements, visit For questions, email or call 202-433-2840.
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