VOLUNTEER!

2019 Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the Gateways Music Festival.  For much of Gateways’ history, volunteers have played a significant role in the Festival’s growth, development and operations.  We are grateful for your support.

Below are current volunteer opportunities.  To sign up for a volunteer activity or to ask a question, please contact Marni Carfley, Gateways Office Manager, at info@gatewaysmusicfestival.org or at 585-274-1127.


USHER

General Responsibilities:

·   Stand at entrance of performance hall.

·   Hand out program guides (including donation form, survey and envelope) to audience members as they enter performance hall.

·   Collect audience donations and surveys at intermission or after the concert.  Give to Gateways staff immediately following the performance.

·   Take audience count and report final statistics to Gateways staff or volunteer coordinator.

  Performance Quantity Location Time
Tuesday,
August 6
Usher: Talk & Panel Discussion / Film:  RAW 2 Hatch Recital Hall
Eastman School of Music
433 East Main Street
2:30p – 5:30p
  Usher: Solo Piano Recital | Stewart Goodyear 2 Hatch Recital Hall
Eastman School of Music
433 East Main Street
7:30p – 10:00p
Wednesday,
August 7 
Usher: Festival Piano Recital 2 Hatch Recital Hall
Eastman School of Music
433 East Main Street
2:30p – 5:00p
  Usher:  Kinshasa Symphony Documentary 2 The Little Theatre
240 East Avenue
6:00p – 9:00p
Thursday,
August 8
Usher:  Organ Recital | Nathaniel Gumbs 2 Third Presbyterian Church
4 Meigs Street
11:30a – 1:30p
  Usher: Chamber Music Recital I 4 Mt. Olivet Baptist Church
141 Adams Street
6:30p – 9:00p
Friday,
August 9
Usher: Festival Preview / Live Backstage Pass 4 Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre
60 Gibbs Street
12:00p – 1:30p
  Usher: Solo Piano Recital | Terrence Wilson 2 Hatch Recital Hall
Eastman School of Music
433 East Main Street
3:00p – 4:30p
  Usher: Chamber Music in the Community:  City Hall 2 City Hall
30 Church Street
5:00p – 8:00p
  Usher: Chamber Music in the Community:  Memorial Art Gallery 2 Memorial Art Gallery
500 University Avenue
6:30p – 8:30p
Saturday,
August 10
Usher: Film:  Caged Bird | Talk | Chamber Music Concert II 4 Hochstein School of Music & Dance
50 North Plymouth Avenue
4:30p – 9:30p
Sunday,
August 11
Usher:  GMF Orchestra Concert 8 Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre
60 Gibbs Street
3:30p – 6:30p