Work Place: Music Association of Minnetonka
Location: Minnetonka, MN
Post Date: 09/07/2021
Deadline: Until Filled
The Music Association of Minnetonka is seeking an experienced conductor with a strong interest in working with young singers to direct the Minnetonka Youth Choir program. The program is comprised of students in grades K-8, which meet on Tuesday evenings at Minnetonka High School. Students in kindergarten-2nd grade rehearse from 4:45-5:30 p.m. and students in 3rd-8th grade rehearse from 6-7 p.m. The choirs perform 2-3 times per season. Rehearsals begin at the end of September 2021.
- Vocal-based music education instruction with a focus on elementary school students
- Piano skills adequate to run a rehearsal without an additional accompanist (accompanist provided for dress rehearsal & performances as needed).
- Classroom management and organization skills to lead an ensemble with a wide age range.
- Professional communication and collaboration skills to effectively coordinate with Music Association of Minnetonka administrative and artistic staff
If interested, choir director also has opportunity to offer private Zoom voice lessons, with schedules and payment managed by Music Association of Minnetonka.
Contact Person: April Ueland