New School of Music

25 Lowell Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
www.newschoolofmusic.org
info@newschoolofmusic.org

Date Posted:
January 14, 2019

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Education/Instruction

Type:
Part-Time

LONG TERM SUB: CHILDREN’S CHORAL CONDUCTOR

Description:
The New School of Music is searching for a long term sub (to cover
maternity leave) during Spring 2019 to conduct our two Saturday
morning youth choruses, to begin April 2019.
This instructor will teach, rehearse, and prepare our Training Choir
(ages 5-8) and Repertory Chorus (ages 9-17), for their culminating
spring concert in June. Our ensembles focus on proper vocal technique,
sight reading skills, aural training, and musicianship. Therefore, the
successful candidate will have a background in youth choral
conducting, a knowledge of appropriate vocal pedagogy for young and
developing voices, a strong background in solfege (relative do
required) and ear training, and familiarity with choral literature.
Training and/or experience in the Kodály Concept a plus, but not
required.

DATES AND TIMES:
Saturdays - Training Choir meets 9:00-9:50am, Repertory Chorus from
10:00-11:50am.
March 30 if needed
April 6, 13, 27
May 4, 11
Additional preparation time out of class is often required.

Qualifications:
Additional qualifications include the ability to communicate clearly
and regularly with staff, students, and families, experience in
classroom management and lesson planning, and the desire to
collaborate and work as a team. Reliability and integrity are a must.
How To Apply:
Please send resume and statement of interest/brief cover letter to Lauren Cook, Executive Director: director@newschoolofmusic.org
Apply by:
March 01, 2019
Salary:
$42-$50 per hour
About this Organization:
The New School of Music is a community music school offering music lessons to all ages since 1976. Our mission is to provide music instruction and music access to all through music education and music performances. The New School of Music is a full member of the National Guild of Community Schools of the Arts. We are located in Cambridge, MA just beyond Harvard Square and directly across from the Mt Auburn Hospital. Please visit us online at www.newschoolofmusic.org/