AURA Chamber Choir seeking a MUSIC DIRECTOR

The AURA Chamber Choir ,  an auditioned SATB choir of 35 to 40 singers situated in Vernon, B.C., is dedicated to the performance of fine choral music,  having a  music repertoire  that extends from Renaissance to twenty first century and including  a wide range of musical styles as well as  major works by the masters.

AURA is seeking a new dynamic  Music Director. Our  founding  director will be retiring in the spring of 2019 following a Fortieth Anniversary Concert  so we are planning a transition period with auditions of applicants  in the fall of 2017.

We envision the successful applicant to be a suitable fit with AURA’s vision and values, and a strong musical  leader with:

-sound knowledge and skills in choral singing, and conducting

-a passion for musical interpretation and artistry

-strong teaching  skills

-excellent communication and organizational skills

AURA rehearses on Tuesday evenings, September through April/May in Vernon, B.C.   Remuneration details will be determined with the successful applicant.

Applicants are requested to provide a resume outlining qualifications and experience, contact details and two references. Send resume and other information to Frida Paetsch,  ; 950 37th St. S.E., Salmon Arm, B.C.  V1E 3M2 .

Please submit your application by July 15, 2017

For further details about the Music Director position, contact  Frida Paetsch at (250-832-6745)


About AURA Chamber Choir

AURA is a registered not-for-profit society, dedicated to the performance of fine choral music. Based in Vernon, BC, its 40 members come from throughout the Okanagan Valley and Shuswap area.
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