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Premiere/New Works Coordinator

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Wise Music/G. Schirmer Inc.
New York, New York, United States (on-site)
26 days ago


We are seeking a Premiere/ New Works Coordinator to oversee all aspects of materials production for premiere works. The coordinator must work collaboratively and proactively with composers, ensembles, and colleagues on various project management.

About our Company:

Part of the Wise Music Group, G. Schirmer & Associated Music Publishers is the oldest continuously active North American music publisher. In addition to publishing an active catalog of celebrated 20th Century composers, including Samuel Barber, Henry Cowell, Julius Eastman, Duke Ellington, Charles Ives, Olivier Messiaen, Florence Price, Sergei Prokofiev, Dmitri Shostakovich, and Franz Waxman, our company also represents works by a wide range of living composers. These include Hans Abrahamsen, John Adams, John Corigliano, Donnacha Dennehy, Du Yun, Gabriela Lena Frank, Missy Mazzoli, Nico Muhly, Terry Riley, Kaija Saariaho, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Sarah Kirkland Snider, Tan Dun, Joby Talbot, Anna Thorvaldsdottir, and Joan Tower. The company is a driving force in the dissemination of composed music, creating a vehicle for gifted composers to communicate their art around the world.



Create score templates for use by freelancers and composers (Sibelius, Finale, Dorico).

Liaise with orchestral librarians and composers during the rehearsal process.

Work on a collection of errata/revisions.

Assign and manage freelancer’s timelines, and editing and engraving skills.

Perform proofreading and correction work done in-house.

Process new compositions to the catalog of Wise Music/G. Schirmer/AMP.


Minimum bachelor’s degree and strong knowledge of 20th-century and contemporary concert music. Must have a high degree of organization and proficiency in Sibelius and Finale. Ability to work under deadlines. COVID- 19 vaccination required.

This is an overtime-exempt salaried position. Full medical and dental benefits and 401(K) are offered. Wise Music/G. Schirmer Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and existing employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, citizenship status, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, or any protected category prohibited by local, state or federal laws.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 66663919
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Location:
    New York, New York, United States
  • Company Name For Job: Wise Music/G. Schirmer Inc.
  • Position Title: Premiere/New Works Coordinator
  • Job Function: Other
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: 3-5 Years
  • Required Travel: None
  • Salary: $60,000.00 - $70,000.00 (Yearly Salary)

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