This position will supervise the use of music technology (e.g., audio and video recording equipment) and software, train faculty and students in the use of music technology, and oversee and advise on updating or repairing current inventory. This person will also coordinate with large ensemble conductors to provide logistical and operational support relative to rehearsals, concerts, festivals and other special events and work with the choral area in logistical and operational support.
Music Technology Specialist:
Manage all technical aspects of student and faculty music technology needs and serve as the point of contact for the unit for equipment and technical support.
Maintain functionality, coordinate use, and oversee inventory of music technology equipment. The current equipment includes cameras, consoles, microphones, recording and mixing hardware, computer software/hardware and systems, etc. Contract for repair and installation services as needed. Stay apprised of technology trends in the music field.
Work with faculty, administrators and the Technology Committee in formulating an annual purchase plan to update technology needs for the SOM. Examples include purchasing faculty and staff hardware and assisting with the annual student Technology Fee proposal.
Create a long-term technology plan for the unit.
Train faculty (when requested) and student personnel in proper professional audio and video recording techniques, skills, and systems and other technologies, as needed.
Oversee student workers who provide support for technology needs.
Responsible for procuring all supplies related to music technology.
Complete an annual SOM music technology equipment inventory.
Work with Auditoria Coordinator, as needed, to assure School of Music events that utilize music technology are successful.
Large Ensemble Coordinator:
Support large ensemble conductors with logistical and operational support relative to rehearsals, concerts, festivals and other special events, including gathering equipment and coordinating the transportation and set-up of instruments (on- and off-campus).
Maintain and update electronic records of instrument inventories.
Coordinate the repair of school-owned instruments, as needed.
Work with Auditoria Coordinator, as needed, to assure events are successful.
Choral Area Assistant:
Maintain inventory of all uniforms (tuxes, dresses, blazers) and record rental payments & distribution of uniforms.
Send uniforms out for yearly cleaning and re-inventory upon return, tagging with sizes, etc.
Maintain office supplies and copier maintenance for the area.
Schedule transportation and hotels, as needed, for domestic travel.
Receive and catalog all incoming music and add to Choral Library database.
Internal Number: 216028
Our primary mission is to move forward the frontiers of human knowledge and enrich and elevate the citizens of the state of Tennessee, the nation, and the world. As the preeminent research-based, land-grant university in the state, UT embodies the spirit of excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, outreach, and engagement attained by the nation’s finest public research institutions.