Volunteer for the Virtual Festival

Interest in helping? Email: joy@oldsongs.org

 

What we need:


Moderators

The Moderator is the behind the scenes manager of the Zoom session, communicating with the M.C. and artists to start and end sessions on time, monitoring the chat window and interfacing with attendees as needed. Requirements: Needs to be comfortable with Zoom’s internal controls, have a keen awareness of time & schedule, and fluent with local audio/video settings on their online device of choice.


Techies

The duties of the Techie are to audio and video check the M.C. and artists prior to a session beginning (in the sound check), to ensure the highest quality content delivery, and to screen share video during the session (in the performance stage). Requirements: Needs to be intimately familiar with both the Zoom platform and controls, as well as the functionality & control of audio, video and internet settings within the PC and Mac platforms. Ability to work under pressure and to problem solve quickly is essential to this position.


MCs

The MC is a representative of the Old Songs Festival, introducing the artists at the beginning of the session, making announcements, and closing the session with a thank you to the artist and announcing the upcoming sessions. Scripts will be provided as needed. Requirements: Comfortable and excited to be the public face of Old Songs and the artists, basic knowledge of Zoom and fluent with local audio/video settings on their online device of choice.