Resident Choral Mentor/Lead Opportunity
The Canadian Men’s Chorus seeks a BASS voice to join our chamber performing ensemble for the role of Resident Choral Mentor beginning September 1, 2019.
The Chorus rehearses Wednesday evenings 7-10 pm with occasional added Saturday calls at Lawrence Park Community Church, 2180 Bayview Ave., North York. This season we present three self-produced concerts in addition to hired engagements, and community outreach concerts.
CMC will also perform at the Podium national conference in May 2020 in Montreal.
Remuneration is per call and is in line with established Toronto rates.
MINIMUM REQUIRED SKILLS:
At least one degree in vocal or choral music
Ability to lead and mentor singers, both technically and socially
Comfortable coaching both individuals and sectionals
Ability and skills to lead rehearsal warm-ups
OPTIONAL - Conducting skills. Should this candidate also have conducting interests, podium time may be made available.
The CMC is a low-voice chamber ensemble rooted in contemporary choral repertoire, also performing a wide range of music from varied genres.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please send current resume and at least one link to a video or audio clip to:
Lynn McMurray, Executive Director