The United States Army Band Pershing’s Own announces a vacancy for FEMALE VOCALIST with the Army’s premier musical organization, located 5 minutes from downtown Washington, DC.
Downrange, a dynamic element of the world-renowned United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own”, is a talented 6-piece rhythm section (2 guitars, 2 keyboards, bass and drums) and a group of four vocalists that perform a variety of popular music including Rock, Pop, Funk, R&B and today’s Country. Members of this exciting group enjoy sharing their talents in and around the Washington, DC area, performing at a variety of public venues and supporting top military leadership at the Pentagon, the State Department, and the White House.
Main duties will include rehearsals and performances with The U.S. Army Band Downrange (pop/rock ensemble). Additional duties include singing the Anthem at important military and civilian functions as well as performing with other elements of The United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own”.
Military benefits include medical and dental care; 30-days paid vacation each year; permanent assignment to Fort Myer, and educational benefits such as military Tuition Assistance and the Post 9/11 G.I. Bill.
Annual starting salary for Staff Sergeant is $64,412 without dependents; $67,472 with dependents.
Auditions will be held at Brucker Hall, home of The United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own” at 400 McNair Road, Fort Myer, Virginia 22211-1306.
See website for specific audition and application requirements.
Appl deadline: Jan 18, 2021. Auditions will be in March.