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Red & Black Music is looking for deputy percussionist(s) (cajon) for Fiesta Latina
Fiesta Latina is our newer 2 - 4 piece Latin salsa function / party production. There is little or no formal sheet music and the performance is largely improvised. You will be performing with percussion, vocalist (and trumpet on some engagements), and the musical direction is led by the vocalist.
Performance time typically up to 135 minutes (2.25 hours)
Divided into sets (2 x 65 / 3 x 45 / 4 x 35)
Ideally London or Manchester. However, we welcome proposals from all UK towns, particularly as Fiesta Latina performs nationwide.
This is a deputy position. Red & Black Music is often required to cover multiple engagements on 1 date.
We can offer you the following minimum performance fees:
*fees increase by £5 / per -1 performer (minimum 2-piece), and by £10 / per +1 zone (distance from London or Manchester). Expenses (transport, accommodation, subsistence) are added on top.
Before applying, please check through the list of pre-requisites on the opportunities page, or by clicking HERE.
Please email the producer, Rory (email@example.com) with the following:
If you have any questions prior to application, email Jo (firstname.lastname@example.org) who will be happy to help. Reasonable audition expenses will be reimbursed.
No schedule. However auditions will be arranged on a first come first served basis as there are dates that we are looking to fulfil for July / August / September. This ad will expire once suitable performer(s) have been found.
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Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, and potentially able to take on engagements anywhere in the UK.
All payments are made electronically via BACS (online).