Assistant Conductor

Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida, Inc.
Location: 
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Type of Position: 
Artistic
Application Deadline: 
Friday, July 30, 2021

Contract Position

The Gay Men’s Chorus of South Florida is seeking an accomplished and creative Assistant Conductor.  With 130+ men on its singing roster, the Gay Men’s Chorus of South Florida is the largest gay men’s chorus in the Southeast. The Chorus performs a robust season with three mainstage concert series, plus additional community engagement events.  The work produced by the position is assigned and approved by the Artistic Director (AD). Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Attend and participate in rehearsals on a regular basis
  • Lead vocal coaching sessions for designated individuals
  • Conduct rehearsals and performances in the absence of the AD
  • Rehearse and conduct assigned concert selections
  • Conduct sectional rehearsals as assigned
  • Participate in auditions as requested
  • Handle music licensing and rehearsal recordings as needed
  • Assist the Artistic Planning Team and the AD in repertoire selection and programming as requested
  • Serve as the Conductor of vocal ensembles as may be assigned
  • Provide additional support to the AD and the artistic team as may be required

Requirements: 

  • Position works primarily evenings and weekends with occasional daytime commitments required
  • A minimum of two years conducting experience
  • A Master’s Degree in Choral Conducting preferred

Position will remain open until filled.

The Gay Men’s Chorus of South Florida recruits, hires and promotes without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship, pregnancy or veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. This practice is extended to contracted talent and the delivery of services.

Compensation and Benefits: 

The position is a contract position at the rate of $1,500 per month. 

Application Procedure: 

Please send resume and cover letter to: GMCSF HR

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