**The West Point Band will now accept electronic submissions for all auditions where indicated. For more info and to submit your packet electronically, click on the links below each vacancy listing called "Submit Electronically."
West Point Band Employment
The West Point Band is the oldest musical organization in the United States Army. Its primary mission is to provide musical support for the United States Corps of Cadets. The West Point Band performs a wide variety of commitments, including public concerts, ceremonies, chamber music recitals, recording sessions, and athletic events, and has performed at such prestigious venues as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Tanglewood and the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.
An assignment in the West Point Band is stabilized. Promotion to Staff Sergeant is awarded after the completion of Initial Proficiency Training as well as four months service.
** Regular military compensation combines basic pay, the Basic Allowance for Subsistence, the Basic Allowance for Housing and the tax advantage of those two untaxed allowances. It does not include the overseas housing allowance or the overseas cost-of-living allowance.
Packet Received: Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
Final Round: Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
Packet Received: Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
Final Round: Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
Information for Current Soldiers
Current Active Duty Soldiers should submit an audition packet that includes the following additional material:
Prior service and active military requirements for audition with the USMA Band: MilitaryAppRequirements.pdf information chart
For further information on employment with the West Point Band...
Please call 845.938.2445 or 845.938.6746 between 8am — 4 pm Eastern Standard Time or e-mail email@example.com
The West Point Band is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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