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The Defence Forces School of Music is currently recruiting instrumentalists for vacancies in the three Defence Forces military bands. Applications are invited from musicians who currently have a minimum playing standard of Grade 7 and who are interested in the challenging and varied musical life that a career in the Defence Forces School of Music offers.

Military instrumentalists are full-time musicians whose primary role is to service the musical requirements of state and military ceremonial. Defence Forces military bands also perform an immensely varied repertoire of concert and ceremonial music at concerts and community events throughout Ireland and abroad.

Applicants must be not less than 18 years of age and under 28 years of age on 13/06/18.

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Competition Closes at 23:59hrs on the 13th June 2018.

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