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The New Greeley Singers (NGS), a 501 (c)(3) non-profit community singing group, is seeking a musical director for the upcoming 2017-2018 season. This is a part-time position with a minimum weekly commitment of 2 hours per week on Sundays, from 4-6pm in Pelham, NH. Candidates must have a passion for music education, vocal instruction and enjoy working with people. NGS performs a minimum of 2 times per year. This is a one-year position with potential for subsequent years of employment. To apply, please send resume, cover letter and 3 professional references to Andrea West at ngsingers@gmail.com. Preferred Experience, Knowledge and Skills: -A BA or advanced degree in music or music education with an emphasis on choral conducting or equivalent conducting and/or vocal training experience -Excellent leadership, interpersonal and communication skills as well as stage presence -Experience conducting or working with a chorus comprised of singers of varied skill and musical abilities -Piano skills preferred (accompanist is provided) Duties: -Lead chorus in weekly rehearsals and conduct during concert performances -Provide engaging instruction on sight-reading, vocal techniques and performance skills as needed -Report to the Board, attend regular board meetings -Select concert music from the NGS archives as well as purchase new sheet music with available funds -Provide direction to the accompanist and guest musicians Salary: $39 per hour

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