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Conductor Job – Principal Conductor/Cathedral Music Director – Canada

Performance, with St. Michael’s Choir School-St. Michael’s Cathedral-Basilica. Closing date: 5 Feb 2018The Principal Conductor/Cathedral Music Director has overall responsibility for the selection and preparation of music sung by all choirs for weekly Sunday liturgies and celebrations at St. Michael’s Cathedral-Basilica. In collaboration with the conducting team, the Principal Conductor/Cathedral Music Director will draw on a significant depth of repertoire and strong musical education pedagogy to build a musical plan that will inform concerts, tours, media appearances and recordings and aligns with the Strategic Plan of SMCS. The Principal Conductor/Cathedral Music Director will lead with an overarching vision that nurtures strong musical education (sacred and secular), instills an appreciation of traditional Catholic choral music, and will encourage and excite the choristers to aspire to a high caliber of liturgical musical excellence.

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Repetiteur Job – Repetitor/vocal coach for The Royal Danish Opera. – Denmark

Performance, with Royal Danish Opera and Orchestra. Closing date: 16 Feb 2018The position involves:

Leading solo coaching and ensemble rehearsals from the piano.

Preparing roles with singers and actively coaching them musically, linguistically and technically.

Accompanying music and staging rehearsals with conductor and/or stage director.

Playing recitatives on harpsichord, hammerklavier or piano in performances, and orchestral keyboard instruments in opera and concert performances of the Royal Danish Orchestra.

Accompanying opera and orchestral auditions.

Playing occasional performances of touring productions, outreach projects and concerts.

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Conductor Job – Jette Parker Young Artists Programme – United Kingdom

Performance, with Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Closing date: 19 Jan 2018There is not an upper or lower age limit for the Programme. However, applicants should bear in mind that the Programme is intended to benefit extremely gifted individuals at the start of their professional careers. Singers, conductors or répétiteurs are expected to have some performance experience and to have completed training at an established music college (although this is not an essential requirement). Stage directors are expected to have some experience in mounting productions, either as a director or an assistant director.

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Repetiteur Job – Jette Parker Young Artists Programme – United Kingdom

Performance, with Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Closing date: 19 Jan 2018There is not an upper or lower age limit for the Programme. However, applicants should bear in mind that the Programme is intended to benefit extremely gifted individuals at the start of their professional careers. Singers, conductors or répétiteurs are expected to have some performance experience and to have completed training at an established music college (although this is not an essential requirement). Stage directors are expected to have some experience in mounting productions, either as a director or an assistant director.

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Conductor Job – CHEF D’ORCHESTRE ASSISTANT – France

Performance with Opéra Orchestre National Montpellier Occitanie Pyrénées-Médite…. Closing date: 1 Feb 2018L’Opéra Orchestre national de Montpellier Occitanie recherche un chef assistant pour les saisons 2018-2019 et 2019-2020

Audition les 23 et 24 mars 2018 au Corum de Montpellier

Date limite de dépôt des candidatures : jeudi 1er février 2018

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Conductor Job – Musical Director and Conductor – United Kingdom

Performance, with Aylesbury Symphony Orchestra. Closing date: 19 Jan 2018Aylesbury Symphony Orchestra seek a new Musical Director to take over from Ben Palmer in September 2018. The successful candidate will have the experience, passion and commitment to inspire the orchestra, engage with our audience and assist the committee with selecting repertoire and soloists. We seek applications from highly qualified candidates with professional experience to continue to raise the bar of the orchestra’s performance quality and explore a varied repertoire.

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Conductor Job – LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR IN MUSIC (WIND SY… – Australia

Teaching Post, with University of Melbourne. Closing date: 4 Feb 2018The Melbourne Conservatorium of Music seeks to appoint an innovative and committed Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Music (Wind Symphony, Conducting) who will build on the distinguished tradition of ensemble performance and provide high level artistic direction for the Conservatorium’s wind symphony and woodwind/brass/percussion ensemble program.

You will be a passionate musician with an emerging or established national and international profile. You will have a doctoral qualification in music performance or relevant area with experience conducting advanced level wind symphonies and large ensembles. Experience teaching at the university level and an extensive knowledge of the wind band repertoire and its history is also required.

This is a full time, continuing position commencing from the second half of 2018 or as negotiated.

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