The Royal New Zealand Navy Band is seeking a skilled trumpet player to join the band. It is expected that the applicant be tertiary qualified and have extensive experience as a performing musician.
An ability to perform in multiple genres will be considered favourably.
Application procedure :
Please submit an expression of interest, including a curriculum vitae, to navy.band nzdf.mil.nz regarding any vacancy listed above.
Suitable applicants will be invited to audition and interview for a position in the band.
General Information :
The RNZN Band is a 30-piece band of full time professional military musicians. The band’s primary role is to perform as a military band providing music for the ceremonial, public relations, recruiting and entertaining requirements of the Royal New Zealand Navy, the New Zealand Defence Force and the New Zealand Government.
The diverse nature of engagements at which the band performs means the musicians are extremely versatile, and can reconfigure themselves into a variety of ensembles.
The RNZN Band is based at HMNZS PHILOMEL in Devonport on Auckland’s North Shore. The band is land-based, so rarely serves at sea however there is a requirement to travel both nationally and internationally.