Eclectica Music Ensemble Coventry

Conductor wanted for Community Ensemble in Coventry

Who we are

Eclectica Coventry is an ensemble of mixed abilities (beginner to advanced) playing a variety of instruments. We are a friendly and inclusive community group of around 30 musicians. We aim to help people develop and enjoy playing within a group.

Who we are looking for

A conductor to work on a voluntary basis, starting spring/summer 2019.

Musically trained to at least Grade 8 or equivalent on an Orchestral Instrument.

An enthusiastic musician with good aural skills.

Either an experienced conductor or someone keen to develop their conducting skills.

An ability to lead the group and support different levels of musicianship within it. An efficient time manager to ensure best use of rehearsal time.

An ability to arrange music to suit our varied ensemble (desirable but not essential).

Expected commitments of the role

Be available on Monday evenings 7:30- 9:30pm for rehearsals at Central Methodist Hall in Coventry City Centre.

Prepare and rehearse a programme for concerts (generally 3 per year, for charities).

Provide musical direction in collaboration with ensemble members.

Contact

Please contact Ruth Robertson on ruth.s.robertson@gmail.com if you are interested in coming along to one of our rehearsals to meet us.