Inviting experienced, enthusiastic conductors to apply for:
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Criteria for Conductors
Experience working with students in the age category of the ensemble
Knowledge, expertise, and experience with repertoire appropriate for the ensemble
Ability to motivate and relate to students in the age category of the ensemble
Demonstrates the essence of Allegro: joyful music presented by joyful musicians
Ability to recruit students in the age and ability category of the ensemble
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Letter of interest, indicating why the candidate is interested in this position, as well as highlights of experience in this area
Email addresses of two references, which Allegro will contact
Due December 31
Submit to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Strings grades 4-6 and
Intermezzo (strings grades 6-8)
This is a combined position that will conduct both ensembles. There will be two conductors selected that will run simultaneous programs, located in different geographic locations (north and south Lancaster County).
Rehearsal will be Sunday afternoons (Prelude 2:00pm - 3:00pm, Intermezzo 3:15pm - 4:15pm), twice a month. Rehearsal location to be announced. There will be one concert, at the end of the academic season (early May). Stipend $2,000 per academic year.
Conductor Overture Orchestra
Full orchestra, grades 8-12
Rehearsals will be determined based on the availability of rehearsal location and the schedule of the
Overture is the developmental ensemble, leading to Allegretto, which is the highest select ensemble in the Allegro
Rehearsal will most likely be on Sunday afternoons from 2:00pm - 4:30pm, twice a month; Monday evenings from 7:00pm - 9:00pm, twice a month; or combination of Sunday afternoons and Tuesday evenings. Overture will have seven rehearsals in a five-week span, followed by time off before the next season begins (mimicking the Allegretto schedule).
There will be two or three concerts per academic year, depending rehearsal schedule.
Stipend $2,000 per academic year.