Bass Soloist/Section Leader Needed, Starting in September

A professional bass/baritone is sought to provide musical and technical leadership for the volunteer singers of the bass section during weekly rehearsals (Tuesday evenings, 7:30-9pm, starting September 5) and Sunday services (9 -11:45am, but including up to 4 double services per year 9am-12:45pm, starting September 10).

The soloist-section leader will assist volunteer singers by example and suggestions and perform arias and solos at services as the Director of Music may reasonably request.

Required: relevant degree and/or significant experience in performing sacred music, strong solo performance skills and experience, excellent vocal musical and technical skills, excellent sight-reading skills, ability to lead choir sectionals and support its members to perform well.

A driver’s license is not required, but applicants should be advised that there is no public transportation to Lexington on Sunday morning.

Compensation: $5400/year, paid biweekly from September through June, three Sundays off per year with manager approval (in addition to scheduled Sundays when the choir & soloists aren’t needed), and discount on rental of facilities for personal use.

Submit application letter, CV, and sample recording (link or MP3) via email to Interim Director of Music, Dr. Vivian Montgomery at vivian.musicdirector@gmail.com

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Applications may be sent to: follenmusicdirector@gmail.com.

Digital format only, including all audio/visual material.

Please include three professional references.