Low Brass Instructor, part-time

Our Organization

Levine Music is a welcoming community where children and adults find lifelong inspiration and joy through learning, performing, listening to, and participating with others in music. Levine’s core values – excellence and opportunity – infuse everything we do. Our distinguished faculty offers a broad and well-rounded curriculum that provides a strong musical foundation for students of different ages, abilities, and interests. We strive to make Levine’s education available to everyone. Hundreds of students receive substantial scholarship assistance; many hundreds more receive free instruction through fully funded in-school programs.

The Position

Levine Music is pleased to announce a part-time low brass teaching position in the Winds and Brass Department. Levine Music is looking for applicants interested in and prepared to join a team of mutually supportive and collaborative teachers with a diversity of pedagogical approaches.  The instructor must be flexible to teach at multiple campuses, with more student interest at our DC Campus: NW and VA Campus: Falls Church and be available for weekly lessons from September through June. Low Brass instructors should be comfortable teaching trombone, euphonium, and tuba.

Compensation will be awarded according to qualifications, experience, and open availability.


Applicants should possess a BM in Performance or Education, a MM in Performance or Education preferred, or equivalent teaching experience. Candidates should be experienced teaching students of all ages with a broad range of abilities and backgrounds in both private and group class settings. Ideally, candidates should have both a strong classical background and a capacity to teach other musical styles. Applicants should possess a love of music, teaching, and children as well as the desire to nurture and shape the lives of young musicians.

Performance opportunities may also be possible for successful candidates with strong performance backgrounds.

How To Apply

Applicants for this position should send a letter of application, resume, copies of the candidate’s and/or students’ recent concert programs, and a video link of the candidate and/or candidate’s students in performance.

Please submit application materials to:

A. Maria Williams
Director of Human Resources
Levine Music
2801 Upton Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008

The posting will remain open until the position is filled. 

Levine Music is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Levine Music’s employment policy is committed to anti-discrimination of employees or applicants based on sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law concerning any employment practices.