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Conductor Job – Junior Fellowship in Conducting – United Kingdom

Performance, with Royal Northern College of Music. Closing date: 17 Nov 2017Two-year appointment from September 2018, with yearly stipend of £10,500.

Widely regarded as the UK’s finest programme for conductors, the benefits for the successful candidate include:

– Working with Sir Mark Elder, Clark Rundell and guest conductors
– Significant practical experience conducting the RNCM’s orchestras and ensembles
– Opportunities with the BBC Philharmonic, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Manchester Camerata and Hallé orchestras
– Masterclasses and tuition from guest conductors, who have included Cristian Mandeal, Juanjo Mena, Gianandrea Noseda, Vasily Petrenko, André de Ridder, Stanislaw Skrowaczewski, Jac van Steen and Yan Pascal Tortelier
– Receipt of the RNCM’s Postgraduate Diploma (International Artist) upon completion of the Fellowship

The successful candidate is likely to be a graduate with professional experience, of any nationality.

Auditions (by invitation) will be held in Manchester from 22-24 January 2018.

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Conductor Job – Assistant Conductor & Community Ambassador – Canada

Performance, with Edmonton Symphony Orchestra | Winspear Centre for Music. Closing date: 20 Oct 2017The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra (ESO) is an ensemble with adventurous programming that reflects the diversity of the communities it serves, and has been an anchor in Edmonton’s music community for over six decades. Our vision is to make music accessible to everyone and minimize barriers for people to access musical arts experiences. The ESO invites applications from qualified individuals for the full-time position of Assistant Conductor & Community Ambassador.

Under the guidance of Chief Conductor Alexander Prior, and with regular feedback from ESO musicians, this is a mentorship position for a promising conductor. This role encompasses not only conducting duties, but also outreach into the community and a regular role at the Youth Orchestra of Northern Alberta (YONA) program, an El Sistema-based program aiming to enact social change through music education.

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Conductor Job – Conductor – 6 year tenure – Australia

Performance, with Royal Australian Air Force Band. Closing date: 16 Oct 2017We are looking for an outstanding conductor with experience in arts administration to help promote and enhance the image and culture of the Air Force through leading one of Australia’s premier military music ensembles.

Based in Melbourne, you will lead the 40-piece Air Force Concert Band at events around Australia. You will lead the 40-piece Air Force Ceremonial Band at military parades, public events and ceremonies around Australia and internationally.

Benefits include:
• starting salary package of $74,160 (inclusive of
Service Allowance)
• free medical and dental
• subsidised accommodation


The most suitable applicants will be invited to audition on Monday 23rd, Thursday 26th and Friday 27th of October 2017 at the Air Force Band rehearsal facility at RAAF Base Williams, Laverton, Victoria.

See attached advertisement for full job description and audition requirements.

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Conductor Job – Associate Conductor – United Kingdom

Performance, with English National Ballet. Closing date: 15 Oct 2017In an expansion programme for the Music Department of ENB, we are seeking to appoint a full-time Associate Conductor to provide musicianship and administrative support to this exciting and innovative company.

Please click on the link for a full job description and details of the application process.

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Conductor Job – Musical Director – Australia

Performance, with The Band of The South Australia Police. Closing date: 25 Sept 2017The Musical Director is the musical and artistic director of the Band and is responsible for music selection, conducting the Band in rehearsal and concert including ceremonial parade and other performances and musical direction of smaller subsidiary groups within the band.

The Musical Director is accountable to the Officer in Charge of the Band and works very closely with the management group of the Band of South Australia Police.

The Musical Director is required to wear a police uniform whilst performing, but will not represent themselves as a police officer to any person as a result of any act or statement.

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Conductor Job – Artistic Director – Canada

Performance, with Vancouver Chamber Choir. Closing date: 30 Sept 2017The Vancouver Chamber Choir is accepting applications for the position of Artistic Director.

Founded in 1971 by conductor Jon Washburn, the twenty-voice Vancouver Chamber Choir is one of Canada’s outstanding professional vocal ensembles and has been praised for its diverse repertoire and performing excellence.

Interested candidates are asked to submit the following to searchcommittee@vancouverchamberchoir.com:

• A résumé outlining education, conducting experience and vocal training,
• a selection of printed programs of previous performances,
• up to three audio recordings,
• and up to three high-resolution videos of professional quality demonstrating a diversity of repertoire.

As video file sizes tend to be too large for email, please upload these to a file sharing platform (Dropbox, Google Drive, etc.) and include the link in your application.

Compensation for this full-time position is negotiable and commensurate with experience and will include a full benefits pack

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Conductor Job – Associate Conductor – United States

Performance, with Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. Closing date: 30 Sept 2017POSITION SUMMARY:
Conduct concerts and rehearsals of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra as assigned. In conjunction with the Artistic Department and Education Department, develop and conduct education programs and concerts. In the role as cover conductor, attend selected rehearsals and concerts in order to prepare for unexpected conducting duties and/or provide additional assistance or advice. Assist and advise the Music Director and Management team on artistic matters. Serve as an ambassador for the ISO to help sustain its role as a major cultural entity in the community.

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Performance, with National Arts Centre / Centre national des Arts. Closing date: 27 Aug 2017The Artistic Associate’s extensive experience in the creation and production of theatre, music and/or dance will make them a key member of the National Creation Fund team. Under the supervision of the Artistic Producer, the Artistic Associate will review and manage submissions, ensuring that they meet investment criteria. The incumbent will research artists and arts organizations, gather additional information on artistic projects, and regularly liaise with members of the performing arts community. The selected candidate will manage and track project budgets and maintain ongoing communications with artists and arts organizations receiving National Creation Fund investments.

Required qualifications:
*Demonstrated experience in the creation and production of works in the performing arts;
*University degree in a related field and approximately 5 years of experience within the performing arts environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience…

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Repetiteur Job – Accompanist for cello, viola or violin – Belgium

Performance, with Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel. Closing date: 4 Sept 2017You are a pianist, specialized in accompanying violinists, cellists, or violists? The Music Chapel is looking for piano accompanists for these sections (concerts and lessons).

To apply, send the application form (see website), your CV, motivation letter, and video link to audition@musicchapel.org.

Violin : audition on 06.09.2017 – Application deadline : 10.08.2017

Viola : audition on 04.10.2017 – Application deadline : 31.08.2017

Cello : audition audition 25.09.2017 – Application deadline : 21.08.2017

For more info, see our website: http://musicchapel.org

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Conductor Job – Musical Director – United Kingdom

Performance, with Southampton University Symphonic Wind Orchestra. Closing date: 8 Oct 2017The Musical Director of SUSWO conducts the ensemble and makes crucial artistic choices to help get the best sound out of the orchestra. SUSWO is an auditioned society at the university and is made up of 40-50 talented wind and percussion players. SUSWO rehearses on the University of Southampton campus Monday evenings 19:30-21:30. For more information about SUSWO please go to our website http://ift.tt/2fb7bGQ.

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