Rock to the Future is a 501(c)3 organization founded in 2010 that provides music education for Philadelphia’s underserved youth at no cost to them or their families. Using music, our programs ignite passion and creativity, support academic achievement, and improve self-esteem. We empower individuals and strengthen communities.
Visit RocktotheFuture.org for more information about us.
Rock to the Future is currently hiring:
Teen Lounge Teaching Artists3:30-6pm Fridays (Month Long Workshops from one lead teaching artist) February - June2139 E Cumberland St, Philadelphia, PA 19125$100 per session (Friday afternoon 3:30 - 6pm) / 1099 contract employment
Rock to the Future is looking for teaching artists for monthly sessions at our new drop-in teen lounge. Rock to the Future's Teen Lounge will provide a safe and positive space for teens to learn music, create their own projects, collaborate with other teens from various neighborhoods and backgrounds, and opportunities for monthly exhibitions. Each month there will be a different featured teaching artist. Workshops topics include but are not limited to: hip-hop, songwriting, voice and vocal improvisation, instrumental instruction on guitar, bass, drums, and piano, recording, digital music and technology, the influence and power of music to make change, and more.
Each Friday from 4 - 6pm, teens ages 13 - 17 will have the opportunity to learn from a teaching artist and work on their projects individually or in groups. At the end of each month, there will be an open showcase for students who wish to present their projects. Teen Music Lounge will accommodate up to 20 participants weekly.
Fill out the below request for proposal to be considered for our fall program.
Deadline: Winter/Spring Session: January - June 2018: Proposals due December 5, 2017
NOTE: Some months are only 2 - 3 weeks, if you are applying for a shorter month, please put "N/A" in the sessions that are not applicable.