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Monument City Music - Richmond Men's Chorus


Ensemble (Music) Director

Job Location: 

Richmond, VA

Closing Date: 
Type of Position: 


Salary and Benefits: 

$3,500 to $4,500 (based on experience) for the choral season (September-June)

Description of Position Duties: 

Conduct at minimum two (2) major concerts each season, encourage smaller ensembles, and participate in cabaret.

Along with the RMC Accompanist, provide musical direction, coaching and leadership at rehearsals.

Audition and select all the members of the RMC in accordance with MCM policies and standards.

Work with the RMC Accompanist and be responsible for the selection of guest artists.

Conduct all rehearsals for the RMC or find capable substitute.

Work with section leaders to provide feedback and focus rehearsal time.

Prior to the start of the season, and together with the Board and/or designated committees/working groups, schedule the performance season, including selection and acquisition of literature.

Stay within budget constraints for items under the artistic and music budgets for the RMC as set forth by the Board of Directors of MCM. 

Description of Position Qualifications: 

Demonstrated success in conducting a well-rounded repertoire of works in a variety of styles and venues.

Knowledge of TTBB repertoire (and, preferably, the ability to create new arrangements).

Thorough knowledge of choral music across multiple styles.

A commitment to diversityincluding, but not limited to, knowledge of and experience with GALA Choruses. 

Information Required to Apply: 

Applications will be accepted through 5:00PM on Friday, June 15, 2018. Each application should include a cover letter detailing the applicants interest in and suitability for the position, as well as a resume highlighting the applicants pertinent experience. 

Other Information: 

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Submit Information to: 

Applications should be submitted online via email to The subject line should read MUSIC DIRECTOR SEARCH.