Summer 2016 intern needed

CSJP_logoFine Arts Chamber Players seeks an intern to serve as Assistant Festival Director, a paid internship through the ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program, for the 36th annual Basically Beethoven Festival. The Assistant Festival Director oversees major administrative elements of the Festival, including marketing and event management.

“The FACP internship is the only one of its kind,” explains Lawson Malnory, 2015 intern. “You do everything, from marketing to stage managing to radio interviews. The work is genuinely fun, and the experience is an invaluable contribution to a career in Arts Management.”

Applicants must be a currently enrolled undergraduate student who will return to college as a full-time sophomore, junior, or senior in the fall. Experience in music or arts administration discipline is a plus. For more details, the recruitment flyer can be found here.

To apply, send resume and cover letter by April 11, 2016, to Executive Director Rachel Assi at rachel@fineartschamberplayers.org.


10th annual Charles Barr Memorial Concert showcases award-winning young cellist Sai Sai Ding

Fine Arts Chamber Players invites you to its FREE Bancroft Family Concert on Saturday, May 14, 2016, at the Dallas Museum of Art’s Horchow Auditorium featuring young cellist Sai Sai Ding, winner of the prestigious Fort Worth Symphony’s Young Artist competition (2016) and many other accolades. The May 14 concert also features pianist Yurie Iwasaki.

The program includes Cello Sonata in D Major by Pietro Locatelli; Sonata for Cello by George Crumb; and Sonata for Cello and Piano No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99 by Johannes Brahms. The concert, which concludes the 2015 – 2016 concert series, is the 10th annual Charles Barr Memorial Concert. Sponsored by Eric and Catherine Barr, this performance honors the memory of their son Charles, a Dallas-native bassist with the Cleveland Orchestra, who died at the age of 31 in a tragic bicycle accident. The afternoon will include updates on past Barr Memorial Concert performers.

Horchow Auditorium doors open at 2:30 p.m. for the 3 p.m. concert. The museum is located at 1717 N. Harwood Street, Dallas, TX 75201. As always, admission to the concert is free with no reservations or tickets required. For more information, visit www.fineartschamberplayers.org or find Fine Arts Chamber Players on Facebook.

Bancroft Family Concerts are made possible in part by Sue and Christopher Bancroft, the Dallas Museum of Art, Union Pacific Foundation, City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs, TACA, Texas Commission on the Arts, the Dallas Arts District Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, and Alphagraphics Carrollton.