Tenor & Bass section leader/Assistant to the Artistic Director

San Francisco Bach Choir
San Francisco, CA
Type of Position: 
Application Deadline: 
Friday, June 22, 2018

The SF Bach choir seeks an experienced, trained Tenor or Bass singer for the 2018/2019 season to assist the Artistic Director in sectional rehearsals, logistics and rehearsal organization. 


  1. Significant choral experience, solid, healthy vocal technique and the ability to communicate this to adult amateur singers effectively and professionally
  2. The ability to run a fast-paced, detail-oriented, and musical sectional rehearsal (according to the AD’s guidelines)
  3. Be able to maintain a carefully marked score, hear and note mistakes in all parts
  4. Must be organized, flexible, team-oriented, and possess a sense of humor 
  5. Must be able to attend 95% of the scheduled rehearsals and all performances
  6. Experience leading sectional or other rehearsals
  7. Conducting opportunities may be offered to the candidate with requisite skills

 Other information:

  1. Position title: Assistant to the Artistic Director
  2. Time commitment: weekly rehearsals Tues. 7-10pm, some Saturday workshops; dress rehearsals and concerts. Season runs late August – early May  
  3. Remuneration: commensurate with skills and experience
  4. Start date: August 2018

Detailed job description available at https://www.sfbach.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Assistant-to-Music-Dir...

Compensation and Benefits: 

Remuneration will be commensurate with skills and experience

Application Procedure: 

Send a cover letter and resume to positions@sfbach.org. No phone calls, please.

Deadline: Friday, June 22, 2018, but position may be filled sooner if appropriate candidate is found


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