Ara'Kus is looking for a talented lead violinist to be a part of its lineup and perform in its upcoming Aeterno Elementum: A Heavy Metal Opera.
All applicants should meet the following requirements:
- Be able to learn complex music in a timely fashion from notation and by ear
- Be able to work harmoniously in a large group environment with a variety of different performers
- Have at least 3 years of live performance experience and be comfortable playing in front of many hundreds of people
- Possess their own professional quality gear and have a good ability to manage their own setup (must have an electric violin and be DI capable)
- Have awesome stage presence and be willing to wear a costume and stage makeup
- Be reliable and able to attend weekly studio rehearsals and occasional blocking and theater rehearsals, as well as all shows
- Have or be willing to purchase a wireless system (Line6 M50 or equivalent quality)
- Willing to contribute in other areas of the project
- Be able to check their ego at the door
- Acting experience is a plus, but not required
Interested applicants should send either video or audio samples of their playing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Auditions and weekly rehearsals will be held on Sundays in Lynnwood.