Sample Music Critic Cover Letter

This music critic cover letter shows the hiring manager the applicant's interest in and aptitude for writing a column reviewing music performances, and the latest CDs for a newspaper or magazine. All music critic cover letters with helpful information and referral to past experience help job seekers land an interview and a position.

Marion Hartwell
786 Bartlett Road
Any City, USA 89890

October 4, 2006

Mr. Gene Hilliard,
Hiring Manager
Any Place Herald
970 Morris Avenue
Any Place, USA 99999

Dear Mr. Hilliard:

I read your posting for an experienced music critic on JobBankUSA.com. I am looking for this work and can start right away. I am a trained musician with a specialty in piano performance and flute. I also have a background in critical writing. I was the music critic for the Daily Times music section for two years.

May I meet you in person to talk over what you expect from music critics who work for your paper? I'd be happy to come to your office with samples of my. If you're interested, please phone me at 888-888-8888 to arrange a time. Thank you for reading my cover letter and giving me a chance to win this job.


Marion Hartwell

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