Musical Director

Friday 19 October 2018

Concordis Chamber Choir seeks a new Musical Director to commence February 2019. The applicant will be an enthusiastic and dedicated musician with strong leadership qualities to contribute to all artistic and technical activities of the choir.

Duties for the Musical Director include leading and inspiring the members towards high musical standards, selection of theme and repertoire for each concert (two per year), devising and running practical and timely rehearsal and providing creative and technical excellence in the development and delivery of repertoire. Prior experience as a choral conductor, knowledge of choral pedagogy and a comprehensive understanding of advanced SATB choral repertoire are requirements for this position.

Concordis has embraced a variety of musical styles, forming an eclectic and ever-expanding repertoire. With its deliberate emphasis on Australian choral music, Concordis is proud to regularly commission and premiere new works by Australian composers and to further its reputation in this field. Concordis’ singers are united by a passion for choral music and a dedication to achieving a high quality of sound. The choir aims to harness solo voices in the choral context while offering young adult singers the opportunity to further extend their vocal skills. Concordis is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in choral singing, with an emphasis on the high quality performance of accessible and enjoyable choral music.

Rehearsals take place on Monday nights from 7:30 to 9:30pm in Hawthorn.

Applications including a cover letter and a CV should be addressed to Josh Tram, President, and submitted to [opportunities@concordis.org.au] by Friday 19 October 2018.

For further information, please contact Jacki Kwok at [info@concordis.org.au]

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