Artistic Director (Part-time)
The Young New Yorkers’ Chorus (YNYC) seeks an Artistic Director to guide the artistic vision for the organization, conduct its two ensembles (the Mixed and Women’s Ensembles), and serve as an ambassador for the chorus.
This paid, part-time position offers an unparalleled opportunity to lead one of New York City’s rising choral organizations, composed of talented non-professional singers in their 20s and 30s who are able to perform a wide range of musical styles, from classical to experimental.
The Artistic Director will assume leadership for the 2018-2019 season, beginning July 2018, and will work closely with the organization’s volunteer leadership team. For the full job description, please visit: www.ynyc.org/contact/employment
The total estimated weekly commitment is 8-12 hours per week, though this will vary during the year. Salary is up to $15,000, dependent on experience. Some funds for professional development may be available.
Please send a cover letter, CV, list of three references, and a YouTube link of a 5-10 minute recording of a rehearsal or performance that shows you conducting an ensemble.
Please submit your application materials via email to firstname.lastname@example.org with “YNYC Artistic Director Search” in the subject line.
Application Deadline: Friday, December 15th
Interviews will begin in January. Applicants who are invited to interview will be asked to prepare a sample season for the ensembles, with season and concert themes and key pieces.
For the full job description, please visit: www.ynyc.org/contact/employment