Army Music
U.S. Army band conductor


Entry-level positions to conduct, supervise and administrate professional musicians in Army bands throughout the world.


Bachelor's degree in applied music or music education is required. Must have instrumental or vocal conducting experience at high school, college or professional level. Must meet Army Officer Candidate School or Reserve Officer Training Corps requirements. Must be less than 35 years of age on date of commissioning.


Competitive, includes all military benefits.

Audition Packet

Videotape of selected repertoire, résumé, college transcripts and letters of recommendation. Contact the Department of Army staff bands officer for details prior to submitting an application.

CPT David Paroby
Director, U.S. Army Ceremonial Band
Associate Conductor, The U.S. Army Band