Music Editorial Internship, Spring 2014


The music department at W. W. Norton & Company is currently seeking an intern to assist the editorial team from January to April. Starting and ending dates are negotiable. The intern will assist in the publication of a substantial list of text and trade books; provide information to professors and college bookstores regarding Norton’s music publications; procure music, photo, and text permissions; assist in market research; assist in the writing and proofing of copy; research online databases; and perform various clerical tasks as required.


The ideal candidate is extremely detail-oriented with strong organizational skills, excellent command of spoken and written English, and the ability to balance multiple projects at one time. The ability to read music and experience with music notation software are preferred but not required. Please note that this is a part-time internship for someone who is interested in a publishing career.


This is a 20 hour a week position and the pay is $7.25 an hour.


If interested, please contact Professor Jane Kinney-Denning at for information on how to apply.