Established in 1975, the Williamsburg Choral Guild is a highly regarded 90 member, mixed all-volunteer chorus that presents three major concerts each season with enthusiastic support from the community. Entering its 43rd season in July, 2018, the Guild is seeking a highly skilled artistic director to lead the chorus as it fulfills its mission to bring magnificent choral music to the greater Williamsburg area. Such a leader will consistently offer creative and engaging programming that presents classical repertoire as well as new works, involves singers young and old and appeals to current and potential audiences. Primary responsibilities of this part-time position include selecting repertoire, conducting all rehearsals and performances, developing program budgets, and auditioning and developing members.
Compensation is commensurate with experience
Successful applicants will have the minimum qualifications of a Masters degree in music and three years of experience conducting a college/university, community, religious and/or secondary school vocal ensemble. Experience in orchestral conducting is a plus. A full position description and requirements, as well as pertinent application submission information, can be found at williamsburgchoralguild.org. Questions may be directed to dirsearch@WilliamsburgChoralGuild.org. Application review will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until January 10, 2018.