Gustavo Dudamel / LA Times

Gustavo Dudamel / LA Times

 

Work with us

Classical Post is looking for highly motivated individuals who have a passion for journalism and building a startup media platform about classical music. This is the perfect opportunity for someone to build their resume in journalism, creative writing, and the music industry.


Position Available

Editor

(Part time; paid; virtual; must be a US citizen.)

Work Tasks

  • Write 16 articles per week and feature a combination of the following:

    • News pieces (from press releases)

    • Artist interviews

    • Album reviews

    • Concert reviews

    • Creative pieces (like Buzzfeed-type listicles)

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, creative writing, music, arts administration, marketing, music business, or similar field

  • Access to internet and phone

Skills Required

  • Creative copywriting

  • Article writing

  • Ability to stitch a written interview together into a published article

  • Ability to re-tool a press release into a published article

  • Strong curation skills (think Buzzfeed listicles)

Time Required

20 hours per week

Salary

$18,000 per year; paid as contract work; no benefits; paid in monthly installments.

Perks

Press tickets provided to classical music concerts and events in the city you’re based, or particularly, in New York City, since Classical Post is based here.

Apply Today

Please send cover letter, resume, and writing samples to info@classicalpost.com.


Position Available

Editorial Intern

(Quarter time; unpaid; virtual.)

Work Tasks

  • Write four articles per week based on interviews from artists around the world. Look at our existing published interviews. Published articles need to be between 600-800 words.

  • Optional, not required: Attend classical music concerts in your city, write a review, and get it published on Classical Post. Press tickets provided — free entertainment! View existing reviews.

Qualifications

  • Enrolled in a Bachelor or Master's degree program in journalism, creative writing, music, business, arts administration, marketing, music business, or similar field.

  • Access to internet and phone.

  • The internship is performed remotely with regular Skype/FaceTime/phone meetings for training and feedback.

Skills Required

  • Creative copywriting

  • Article writing

  • Ability to stitch an interview together into a published work

Time Required

The amount of time required is pendant on your schedule. Typically, four written articles are required per week. All work is done remotely. Join our team for three to six months — you choose how long!

Apply Today

Please send cover letter, resume, and writing samples to info@classicalpost.com.

Please note: the Editorial Internship is an unpaid internship.