The Learning Intern will assist in many aspects of the LA Phil’s Youth Orchestra LA (YOLA) program, and interface with other departments including Production and Artistic Planning. They will assist in special projects including the staging of YOLA National At Home, work leading up to the launch of the Judith and Thomas L. Beckmen YOLA Center, and other activities associated with the YOLA program as assigned. We expect that this position will work from June-August 2021 for approximately 40 hours per week.
Must be highly organized, accurate and detail-oriented. Must be reliable and dependable, as well as focused and self-motivated. Knowledge of orchestral music and music reading skills. Should possess strong oral and written communication skills. Works well in a high-pressure, fast-paced corporate environment. Able to work cooperatively in a shared work space. Ability to work with diverse personalities. Spanish language proficiency preferred, not required. Should be a team player with the ability to remain calm under pressure. Must be computer literate (Word, Access, Excel, Outlook.) Should have an ambition to learn about music education. Ability to maintain confidentiality and handle sensitive situations with excellent judgment and discretion .
The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association was founded in 1919 and is currently led by the visionary Venezuelan conductor Gustavo Dudamel, who became its eleventh Music Director in 2009. The LA Phil serves more than one million people annually through 300 classical, jazz, world music, and pop concert offerings at Walt Disney Concert Hall and the Hollywood Bowl. In addition, the LA Phil serves approximately 100,000 children and their families each year through Learning initiatives.