Artistic Director, Phoenix Children's Chorus

Phoenix Children's Chorus
Phoenix, Arizona
Type of Position: 
Application Deadline: 
Saturday, January 12, 2019

Phoenix Children’s Chorus is excited to announce the search for its next Artistic Director. Ron Carpenter, who created one of the largest and most well-established children’s choirs in the country, will be handing over the baton after 25 years as artistic director of the Phoenix Children’s Chorus. Phoenix Children’s Chorus is seeking a creative leader to shape and implement the next phase of the organization’s legacy in the choral community. The artistic director provides the artistic vision of Phoenix Children’s Chorus and is responsible for the leadership and direction of every aspect of the programming, choral education and performances by the chorus.       For the full job description, please click HERE.    Ron Carpenter retirement press release                              Target Timeline

  • January 12, 2019 deadline to submit cover letter, resume & links
  • January 2019 complete confidential preliminary screening
  • February 2019 complete confidential interviews
  • March 2019 complete final selection
  • April 2019 announce new Artistic Director
  • Train with current artistic director dates TBD
  • July 1, 2019 start artistic director position


Compensation and Benefits: 
  • Part-time averaging 15 hours per week (summer & holiday break), Tuesday evening rehearsals, one Saturday morning rehearsal per month September through April, one Saturday afternoon staff meeting per month August through April, flexible hours, evening and weekends as needed for events, summer camp, tour, board meetings, outreach and performances.
  • Salaried part-time position $30,000
  • Report directly to Board of Directors
Application Procedure: 

If you are interested in the position, please submit your cover letter, resume and links to                                                                             ... January 12, 2019 deadline to submit cover letter, resume & links

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