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Atlanta Gay Men's Chorus

Position: 

Artistic Director

Job Location: 

Atlanta, GA
USA

Closing Date: 
03/15/2018
Type of Position: 

Contract

Salary and Benefits: 

$30,000 to $35,000

Description of Position Duties: 

Duties include, but not limited to:

  • Plan season programming at least 23 years forward for the Atlanta Gay Men's Chorus
  • Lead and conduct the Atlanta Gay Men's Chorus and its small ensemble in weekly rehearsals, retreats, extra rehearsals as deemed necessary
  • Work with the chorus leadership team on recruiting, auditions, recordings, other necessary details to grow the organization
  • Present 3 subscription events per year with multiple concerts per event
  • Lead and develop community engagement programming/concerts
  • Attend corporate functions such as donor events and major fundraising campaigns, board meetings
  • Be a spokesperson for the Atlanta Gay Men's Chorus
  • Work closely with the executive director and board of directors
  • Maintain a healthy, happy chorus and small ensemble
Description of Position Qualifications: 

Preferred MA or Doctorate
Minimum BA in music field
Required 5-7 years choral conducting experience

Information Required to Apply: 

Information Required to Apply:
1. Letter of Intent to Apply
2. Resume

In the Letter of Interest, applicants should specifically discuss their:

  • Interest in the position
  • Education and background in music, vocal technique, choral/instrumental conducting (including adult TTBB ensembles), music education/teaching, and piano proficiency (if not already addressed in rsum)
  • Artistic vision for the AGMC, given its mission and history (types of repertoire/concerts, choral sound, collaboration with other art/LGBTQ organizations, participation in choral festivals and tours, etc.)
  • Ability to collaborate productively with others, including staff/volunteers of community or non-profit organizations
  • Ability to lead, inspire, and recruit volunteer performers-Experience in selecting repertoire and programming concerts for choruses-
  • Experience with the LGBTQ community/organizations and GALA choruses
Other Information: 

The Atlanta Gay Men's Chorus is a part of Voices of Note, an umbrella organization for the men's chorus and the Atlanta Women's Chorus. The successful candidate will desire to collaborate with the AD of the women's chorus on corporate endeavors that may occasionally involve both groups.

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