Choral Director

TITLE OF POSITION:

Choral Director

STATUS:

Part-time

DEPARTMENT:

Student Activities 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Philadelphia University invites applications for a new, part-time music director position, beginning August 2015.  

The qualified candidate will have experience conducting an ensemble groups both vocal and instrumental and performing concerts, preferably in a college or university setting. 

EDUCATION REQUIRED:

A graduate degree in Choral Conducting, Vocal Performance, or related field is required. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Music performance is a growing program at Philadelphia University, and the director is charged with expanding this student program and the Philadelphia University Singers and Chamber Ensemble.  The director will be able to influence the direction and scope of the ensemble groups, including its size and extent of rehearsal.  The organizations should perform at least two concerts each academic year, as well as participate in ceremonial events.  The director is also responsible for hiring an accompanist and additional instrumentalists / vocalists, as appropriate.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

Salary is commensurate with training and experience. Interested candidates should forward resume, cover letter, references, and demo tape, videotape/DVD, or CD of a rehearsal or performance to: Timothy J. Butler, Philadelphia University, School House Lane & Henry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144 or send digital versions to ButlerT@PhilaU.edu.  

STARTING DATE:

August 2015

POSTING DATE:

June 2015

Philadelphia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.