Tenor & Bass Section Leader/Assistant to the Artistic Director

San Francisco Bach Choir
San Francisco, CA
Type of Position: 
Application Deadline: 
Thursday, February 28, 2019

OPEN UNTIL FILLED: The SF Bach choir seeks an experienced, trained Tenor or Bass singer for January to May, 2019 to assist the Artistic Director in sectional rehearsals, logistics and rehearsal organization. Option to renew for 2019-2020 season.



  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 Tues. 7-10pm, some Saturday rehearsals; dress rehearsals and concerts. Season runs late August – early May
  3. Remuneration will be commensurate with skills and experience
  4. Start date: immediately
Compensation and Benefits: 

Commensurate with skills and experience

Application Procedure: 

Send a cover letter and resume to positions@sfbach.org

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