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Orchestra rehearsal /Concert Support

Humanitarian Symphony Orchestra (HSO)

About Humanitarian Symphony Orchestra (HSO)

Humanitarian Symphony Orchestra (HSO) provides a platform for musicians to perform in a group and in concert. (HSO) Provides classical/themed music/singing performance in an Orchestra to a wider audience as possible. Aims is to encourage Community participation /and raise funds through charity initiatives.

What's Involved

We are looking for volunteers who would like to help out at the concerts/venues and at our rehearsals in the school hall. Concerts- several per year

(1) Meet & greet people/audience as they arrive.
(2) Assistance with handing out programmes / general prep work for concerts.
(3) General help with organising.
(4) Clear up after venue.
It's not heavy work at all.
Would suite mature persons with an interest in music/community participation.

Rehearsal Sundays @6pm.
We rehearse in a school hall on Sunday evenings @6pm for 2 hours each week.
(1) We would like support with light admin work at that time.
(2) General help with tea/coffee, etc.
(3) Clear up.

General organisation at rehearsal times. Very easy going but bunch of people.

What's required for this position

Basic admin /Organising venues with a team/ light clear up duties/ online platform assistance. Support the runnng of an Orchestra.

  • Accountancy/ Finance
  • Arts/ Music/ Drama
  • Hospitality/ Befriending
  • PR/ Marketing/ Market Research

Level of English required for this role:
Fluent English

Times and commitment required for this role


Minimum time commitment: 3 months

Hours required: 2hrs Weekly

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
School hall/ where Orchestra practice weekly. Iona Road Drumcondra D9

Other location details:
Local school 2.5 hrs on Sunday night evenings & Only at concerts/ always local- several times a year.

Also available in these counties
Dublin - City

Screening details for this role:

  • Informal Interviews

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training

Age restrictions:
Over 25

Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

  • Gain insight into event management
  • Free admission to concert with the Orchestra.
  • Fun/ meet really nice group of people.
  • Social nights.
  • Enjoy Orchestra performances/music.
  • Participate in community activities/ charity work.
  • Getting there

    Car park space available/ 5 mins walk from Drumcondra Train station

    • This opportunity is posted by:
    • Volunteer Centre: Dublin City
    Volunteer Ireland is delighted to acknowledge the support of:
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