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About kjharriman95

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  1. Winter winds opportunity

    I am writing this as an invite to share with any interested students that I will be directing a winter winds group under the pioneer organization with the goal of competing in class A at WGI this winter. We will be holding rehearsals in Des Plaines and would love to get some of the area talent involved in this group. If you have any questions feel free to email me at kjharriman@cps.edu
  2. Color guard and battery instructors needed

    We're still desperately looking for a color guard tech.
  3. Taft High school is in need of instructors for the color guard and battery for our upcoming band camp and our 2019 season. Band camp is 2 weeks starting on August 12th 10:00 - 4:00 and we rehearse Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 3:30 - 5:30. I would be willing to have people come in for part of the season if need be, but consistency would be ideal. If you are interested please send an email to kjharriman@cps.edu
  4. Taft high school in Chicago is looking to fill the position of guard instructor for the winter and next years marching season. for the winter season, rehearsals are currently scheduled for Thursday nights from 6:00-8:00. If interested, please send a letter of interest to kjharriman@cps.edu
  5. William Howard Taft High school is in search of individuals to head up their color guard and percussion sections for the upcoming fall marching season. Taft has been participating in 4-5 competitions each fall for the past 4 seasons. We are looking for instructors who can be at our august band camp, Tuesday and Thursday night rehearsals(4:00-7:00), and the 4 Saturday competitions we have scheduled. Our season concludes on October 20th at the ISU championships. Interested applicants can send a brief resume and any questions they have to kjharriman@cps.edu
  6. The Taft High School Marching Band is looking for qualified individuals to work as techs for the upcoming marching season. We have a very strong design team this year and are looking for techs to help us achieve their vision. Taft high school is located on the northwest side of the city, very close to O'hare. Here are some of the things we are looking for: able to attend the majority of our band camps ( the last week in July and the first week in August, 10:00 - 5:00) available for the majority of night rehearsals (we rehearse Mondays and Thursdays, 4:00 - 7:30) DCI or WGI experience is preferred, but a strong high school / college experience would suffice Interested candidates should email a brief resume and a letter of introduction to Kevin Harriman, Band Director at kjharriman@cps.edu
  7. The Taft marching band is in need of individual(s) to design and instruct the color guard for the upcoming marching season. We have a 2 week summer camp, practice bi-weekly (Monday & Thursday evenings), and will be competing in 4 area shows through out the season. Individuals should have a strong fundamental approach, as the members are very new to the activity (this is only the 3rd year of having a guard). DCI/WGI experience would be preferred. any interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to kjharriman@cps.edu
  8. William Howard Taft High School in Chicago is seeking instructors for the front line and battery for this marching season. We rehearse Monday and Thursday evenings 4:00 -7:30 and have 3 Saturday Shows this season on 9/19, 10/3 & 10/24. I'm looking for people to help build our program, we have only been competing for 2 years now. Interested individuals should email me.
  9. The Taft high school marching band is looking for staff to fill a few spots on the guard staff and percussion staff. This would include weekly spring rehearsals, a 2 week band camp in August, weekly night rehearsals, home football games, and our short competitive season (3 competitions). If interested please send a cover letter and brief resume to kjharriman@cps.edu Kevin Harriman Band Director William Howard Taft High School 6530 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. Chicago, IL 60631
  10. There is an immediate opening for a color guard instructor at William Howard Taft high school in Chicago. The position would include working with the guard during the fall season and possibly continuing in establishing a winter program. Interested applicants should email Kevin Harriman at kjharriman@cps.edu