Reports to: President and Artistic Director (PAD)
Rate: Bases upon qualifications/experience
Hours: Part-time, must accommodate auditions, Monday afternoon and/or Saturday morning
rehearsals, performances and meetings.
For Young Men's Chorus Position: must accommodate auditions, Tuesdays and Thursday's weekly rehearsals. Saturday monthly or bi-monthly rehearsal
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The mission of the Jacksonville Children's Chorus is to provide a high-quality choral music
education for children of diverse backgrounds, fostering teamwork, self-discipline,
accomplishment and pride while filling an important cultural need in the community and
sharing the beauty of the choral art form through artistically excellent performances.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The primary duties of the Conductor are to direct rehearsals, performances, and assist the PAD
in planning the concert season and auditioning. Other duties depending on the applicant's skills
and qualifications may include rehearsing and coaching soloists, preparing smaller groups for
run-out concerts, and education and outreach projects.
The successful applicant should possess a degree in music, and have a strong background in
vocal music. Kodály experience is desirable. The applicant should also have knowledge of
historical practices. Applicants should love working with young singers and be able to work
collaboratively with artistic and administrative staff.
Please submit cover letter, resume, three references and recorded materials to:
Kelly Rubin, Executive Assistant to the President and Artistic Director
Jacksonville Children's Chorus
225 E. Duval Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
DEADLINE September 1, 2019