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									                         OFFICE OF CAREER COUNSELING AND PLACEMENT

Virginia Probasco, Admin. Ass’t                                                               1 E. Mount Vernon Place                                                                         Room P06, Conservatory
Hours, 1 - 5 p.m.                               (410) 659-8100 x4450                               Baltimore, MD 21202

                                             JOB VACANCY BULLETIN NO. 499

                                                            January 15, 2006

                   CONGRATULATIONS                                    Pan Ensemble in Douglas MacClure's Caribbean Mass. Ms.
                                                                      Stevens will be presenting a tribute to Peabody's 150th
Composer JUDAH ADASHI (MM '02, DMA in-progress,                       Anniversary at the Pembroke campus of the University of North
Faculty) was recently commissioned to write a solo marimba            Carolina in Moore Concert Hall at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, February
work for Michigan State University faculty member and Peabody         9. DEBORAH THURLOW (MM '88, Voice) and GAIL
alumna GWENDOLYN BURGETT THRASHER. Ms. Thrasher                       MORFESIS (BM, MM Voice '80) will join her in the concert
commissioned the piece for a forthcoming CD, which will also          that is part of the Opera Workshop development seminar, "The
feature commissioned works by Roshanne Etezady, Doug Fisk,            Operatic Accompanist" with pianist Erica Rome. In the fall of
Ryan Howard, Lukas Ligeti, and Alejandro Vinao. As composer-          2007 Ms. Stevens will be performing Brahm's Liebeslieder
in-residence at An die Musik, Mr. Adashi also directs the             Waltzes with the voice faculty of St. Andrew's Presbyterian
Evolution Contemporary Music Series. The concert will take            Church.
place on Friday February 9. It will feature RYAN SCOTT
EBRIGHT (MM’06, Musicology and Voice), LEAH INGER                     AMINO PAGIN has won first prize in the "11th Premio
(GPD ’05, Voice), BONNIE LANDER (a master’s degree                    Pianistico Pausilypon” international piano competition held in
student of Phyllis Bryn-Julson), and ANDREA MOORE (BM                 mid-December, 2006, in Naples, Italy. While at Peabody, Mr.
’01, Voice), performing a recital of vocal works by Thomas            Pagin studied with Leon Fleisher. Visit or
Ades, David Del Tredici, Osvaldo Golijov, John Harbison,    
Bernard Rands, and Joseph Schwantner. The concert is at 8:00          12/280235.shtml
pm; there will be a pre-concert conversation with Peabody
faculty member PHYLLIS BRYN-JULSON and Baltimore Sun                  JORY VINIKOUR (’83, Piano) will give a harpsichord recital
music critic Tim Smith at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $12/$8 students &      “Music before 1800” on February 4, 2007 at 4 p.m. in the Corpus
seniors; call 410.385.2638.                                           Christi Church in New York City, 529 W 121st St. The program
                                                                      includes Bach's Fourth Partita, Handel’s Suite in g minor, and
ROBYN (WOODLE) STEVENS (MM '88, Voice) was a soloist                  his G Major Chaconne. The harpsichord, made by Titus Crijnen,
in a concert presented at The Cathedral of St. Matthew the            comes from the collection of Nicholas Bunning. For information
Apostle during December and, recently was soprano soloist in          on tickets, and for more information about this series of concerts,
Handel's Messiah with the University of North Carolina Concert        please follow the following link:, write
Choir and Orchestra, and soloist with the Pembroke Singers and        to or call 212-666-9266.
                                                                              of age, inclusive. (Must not have reached the 36th birthday on the day
Opera Ignoti Dei, TIM NELSON (BM ’04, Composition)                            of the competition.). Harp and Guitar: From 17 to 31 years of age,
founder and director, and the American Opera Theatre will                     inclusive. (Must not have reached the 32nd birthday on the day of the
present a new production of Händel's Acis and Galatea. The                    competition.). Applications are available in the Placement Office or
production, advertised for “kids and kids at heart,” turns the                contact Virginia Probasco at
theater into a circus tent complete with aerial performance,
magic, tumbling, juggling, and a dancing bear. After a two week               SARASATE INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION takes
run in Baltimore at the Theater Project ( January 19-21 & 25-27)              place Sept. 14 – 21, 2007 in Pamplona Spain for violinists age 15 –
the production will tour throughout the Midwest.                              28. Details are available in the Placement Office, or at For tickets to the Baltimore            Deadline is May 5, 2007.
shows, call 410-752-8558.

Please continue sending your Good News to Virginia Probasco                                                 OPERA
at the address above, or to her at
                                                                              OPERA AMERICA CAREER GUIDE UPDATES - listings of
            NEWS NOTES - OTHER EVENTS                                         auditions and application deadlines are available in this bimonthly
                                                                              publication. It is available in the Placement Office for your reference.
am to 3:30 pm, Miller Senate Building, Annapolis. Join arts                   GRANT PARK CHORUS AUDITIONS take place Feb. 12 – 24 for
supporters from across the state to communicate the value of the arts         the 60 member chorus that is a resident ensemble of the Jay Pritzker
to the newly elected leadership in Annapolis This is a unique                 Pavilion in Chicago’s Millennium Park. For more details about the
opportunity to voice your support directly to state representatives.          chorus, visit Deadline is Jan. 20,
Other highlights include educational presentations on Maryland’s              2007.
Creative Economy, Arts in Education, and an update on the Arts and
Entertainment Districts. Continental breakfast, box lunch and
afternoon reception included for $35. Group discounts available.                                SUMMER FESTIVALS
Register here: Bus                                  AND STUDY PROGRAMS
transportation is available. For information and/or to reserve a space
on the bus, call/email: Shawn James,
                                                                              Auditions at Peabody:
ARTS HELP LINE offers free legal advice. The University of
Baltimore has provided students and artists in the community with a
                                                                              Aspen – Strings Thur., Jan. 18
resource made possible by the Baltimore Renaissance Scholars Seed
Fund 2006. This year it will help fund the MLA/UB Arts Help Line,
an informational line designed to help artists and arts organizations.
                                                                              Eastern Music Festival Sat. Jan. 27
Working in affiliation with the Maryland Lawyers for the Arts,
University of Baltimore Law students will aid callers by providing
them with free legal information regarding an array of areas, whether
                                                                              National Repertory Orchestra, Mon. Feb. 5
it is information in how to protect their work, trademark, copyright or
other topics of interest to artists. Those issues that require greater
assistance including legal advice will be directed to the Maryland
                                                                              Yellow Barn Tues., Feb. 6
Lawyers for the Arts attorneys who provide pro bono legal assistance
to income eligible artists and non-profit arts organizations. The
MLA/UB Help Line is here to help so please call 410.545.0463 to
                                                                              AIMS, Voice, Fri, Feb. 16
receive a prompt response to your questions.

                       COMPETITIONS                                           Chautauqua, Sat. Feb. 11
THE AMERICAN MUSIC CENTER Opportunity Update, containing
information about composition competitions, is available in the               AIMS, Orchestra, Sun. Feb. 25
Placement Office for your reference.                                

BALTIMORE MUSIC CLUB competition will take place Sunday,                      CORTONA CONTRMPORARY MUSIC FESTIVAL takes place July
Feb. 25, 2007 for the instrumental division and Sunday, March 4,              13 – 22 in Cortona, Italy. The festival brings composers and
2007 for piano and voice. Competitions take place at the Peabody              instrumentalists together in the creation of new repertoire for piano,
Towson Preparatory, 949 Dulaney Valley Road, Towson, MD.                      violin, guitar, and flute. Participants engage in private lessons,
Deadline for the Instrumental Division is Feb. 9, and for Piano and           masterclasses and coaching sessions that culminate in the world
Voice, Feb. 16, 2007. Age categories: Student Strings, Winds, Piano,          premiere of a new work. The faculty includes Duo46, MATT
and Voice: From 17 to 21 years of age, inclusive. (Must not have              GOULD (BM ’91, Guitar) and his wife, violinist Beth Schneider; and
reached the 22nd birthday on the day of the competition.). Senior             LISA CELLA (MM ’91, GPD ’93, Flute). For information, visit
Strings, Winds, Piano, and Voice: From 22 to 26 years of age,        or contact the artistic director Nathanael
inclusive. (Must not have reached the 27th birthday on the day of the         May
competition.). Professional Strings, Winds, and Piano: From 27 to 31
years of age, inclusive. (Must not have reached the 32nd birthday on          ARIA International Summer Academy will be held at Ball State
the day of the competition.). Professional Voice: From 27 to 35 years         University, Muncie, IN, June 18 – 30 and July 2 – 14. The

program offers private lessons, chamber music, master classes,                                GRANTS AND AWARDS
faculty and student concerts. The faculty includes Peabody
Conservatory faculty members ALEXANDER SHTARKMAN,                          PEABODY CAREER DEVELOPMENT GRANTS - Grants are
YOUN HI MOON, and ALLISON WELLS. Applications are                          available for career enhancing activities in areas in which
available in The Placement Office, or write: Mihai Tetel,                  Peabody offers a program. Applications for grants are reviewed
Director; AISA; Ball State University, School of Music; Muncie,            three times a year - in October, February and April. Remaining
IN 47306. Deadline is March 23,                     deadlines for this academic year are February 9, 2007 and April
2007.                                                                      9, 2007. Proposals will be considered from graduate students,
                                                                           alumni within 5 years of graduation and from undergraduates
UNIVERSITY OF SIENA, Italy, summer program, July 17 –                      who have been enrolled at Peabody for at least two years.
Aug. 18, 2007, includes courses in Early Music, Organ, Chamber             Typical projects include competitions, concerts, recordings,
Music, Italian Language and Independent Studies. Information is            publicity and performance expenses, and the purchase of
available in the Placement Office, or request an application               instruments/ equipment. Applications will not be considered for
online at                                               regular college and university study, and proposals must be for a
                                                                           future event. For more information on application procedures
SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL for chamber music and orchestra                      and eligibility requirements, please see the Career Development
is held at Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO June 9 – July            pages of the Peabody website:
4, 2007. It includes coachings, private lessons, master classes   or contact Jan McLean at
and performances. In addition, faculty teach sessions that discuss
strategies for practice and how to prepare for orchestral auditions.
 Application forms and further information are available at                              GRADUATE ASSISTANTSHIPS Deadline
is March 15, 2007.
                                                                           Detailed information about the following assistantships can be
                                                                           obtained in the Placement Office or by contacting the institutions
AMERICAN CONSERVATORY in Fontainebleau, France will
hold its summer session July 9 – Aug. 4, 2007. The program
offers master classes in piano, violin, and cello; chamber music
                                                                           MANY AREAS/INSTRUMENTS – University of South Florida,
coaching; and master classes and workshops in composition.
French language classes are also available. Applications are
available in The Placement Office, or visit Deadline is March 1, 2007.                                              INTERNSHIPS

CONDUCTOR’S INSITUTE AT BARD will take Place in                            GLIMMERGLASS OPERA (Cooperstown, NY) Summer Internship
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY June 25 – Aug. 3, 2007. The                        Program includes a wide variety of positions in audio/video
program offers private studies with Maestro Harold Farberman,              engineering, costume construction, dramaturgy, stage management,
master classes, class study, and podium time. Applications are             marketing, photography, artistic administration, and other areas. Each
available in the Placement Office, or write: Administrative                intern will receive a weekly stipend and free housing. For further
Director; CI; Bard College, PO Box 5000; Annandale-on-                     information, visit the Placement Office or the website at
Hudson, NY 12504-5000.                           Deadline is March 2, 2007.

BANFF Music and Sound Programs 2004 will take place at the                                           JOB LISTINGS
Banff Centre for the Arts in Alberta, Canada May 21 – Aug. 18.
The programs include composition, piano, brass, chamber music,             Legend: cv=Curriculum vitae, MM/dp=Master's required, Doctorate
voice, jazz, on various dates during the summer. Additional                preferred
information is available in the Placement Office, or write: Banff          Please see clippings at the back of the bulletin for additional job
Centre for the Arts; Office of the Registrar; Box 1020; 107                listings.
Tunnel Mountain Dr.; Banff, Alberta, Canada T0L 0C0 Registration dates vary for each program                                      ADMINISTRATION
with the first deadline on January 26, 2007.
                                                                           A6 ASSISTANT TO THE DIRECTOR - Young Audiences of
APEI INTERNATIONAL MUSIC AND ART FESTIVAL takes place                      Maryland is a non-profit arts organization that brings arts education
July 10 – 29, 2007 in GuangZhou, China. The festival includes              programs into schools and communities across the state. YAMD has a
strings, chamber music, piano, voice, dance, conducting and world          $950,000 operating budget and 4 full-time and 4 part-time staff
premiere composition with master classes, individual lessons, chamber      members. The Assistant to the Executive Director will have the
music coaching, and performance. Information is available in the           opportunity to assist in a broad array of activities including:
Placement Office or visit Deadline is            programming, fundraising, marketing and board development. To
April 2, 2007.                                                             perform this job successfully, an individual must excellent
                                                                           organizational skills and attention to detail; Strong verbal, written, and
TORONTO SUMMER MUSIC ACADEMY – July 23 – Aug. 19,                          interpersonal communication skills; Ability to work independently as
2007 takes place on the campus of the University of Toronto for            well as part of a team; and be a self-starter with ability to prioritize
piano, strings, woodwinds. The programs include chamber music,             and multitask in a fast-paced environment with flexibility and a
percussion and opera (Barber of Seville). Applications are available       positive attitude. This person assists the Executive Director in:
in the Placement Office, or visit Application review          Organization Managing the day-to-day operational and administrative
begins Feb. 1, final deadline is April 1.                                  activities. Setting and monitoring the Executive Director's daily
                                                                           schedule by arranging appointments, budgeting time, and preparation

of meetings. Screening correspondence and drafting correspondence         Methodist Church (Lutherville area, 25 min drive from Peabody),
on general inquiries for the Executive Director. Managing the             from January to
executive director’s files. Proofreading documents produced by            May 2007 (dates flexible). Lead the congregation in hymn singing, be
Executive Director. Organizing meetings. Coordinating recruitment,        a leader of sopranos in a small choir, prepare occasional solo as
interview and orientation process of new staff . Making necessary         needed. Sunday choir rehearsal at 9.30 am and service at 10.30-
arrangements for staff meetings. Compensation: Salary will be             11.30am. Need to be available for Ash Wednesday and one Holy
between $28,000-$32,000 and Young Audiences of Maryland offers a          Week service. Starting pay is $55 per call. Own transportation needed.
competitive benefits package. Send cover letter, resume and salary        For more info please contact Bozena J Brown: or
requirements to: Stacie Sanders, Executive Director, Young                410 366-4865.
Audiences of Maryland, 927 North Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD
21202, FAX: 410.837.7579, or EMAIL: for a full            SINGERS needed to lead the congregation in hymns during Sunday
job description.                                                          morning services at Old Otterbein United Methodist Church in
                                                                          downtown Baltimore near Camden Yards. In exchange for assisting
A7 COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST – Peabody Preparatory.                       with the 11 a.m. service, singers are invited to use the time before the
Coordinate the production of publications materials and assist with all   service to perform any repertoire of their choosing. Singers are invited
communications and marketing for the Peabody Preparatory.                 to the Fellowship Hall immediately following services. Contact Pastor
Advertising: Develop annual advertising schedule including tracking       Mernie Crane at 410-685-4703 or 410-725-5913 (cel) Please leave
of reservation and artwork deadlines, contracts, and associated costs.    message on both. SUBSTITUTE ORGANISTS are also needed.
Develop content in conjunction with Preparatory Dean, Department
Chairs, and Director of Communications. Implement design and final        CHURCH ORGANIST position available in a culturally diverse
production in conjunction with Graphic Designer. Reconcile the            church. Organist will be responsible for two weekly services and one
advertising budget and provides financial reports on a quarterly basis.   rehearsal with chancel choir, beginning in September. Approximately
 Preparatory Publications: Coordinate production of fall and summer       10 hours/week. Two-manual nine rank M.P. Moller Pipe Organ
course catalogs and spring update. Develop production schedule with       Double Artiste. Salary - $13,000. Paid vacation available. Send
Preparatory Administrative Manager, Graphic Designer and Director         resume to Loch Raven United Methodist Church, 6622 Loch Raven
of Communications and distributes production schedule to faculty and      Blvd., Baltimore, MD 21239 Attn: Judith Zahren, Music Director.
staff. Collect information from faculty pertaining to course              For additional information please contact the church office at 410-
descriptions, placement information, times, days, locations, age          825-0900.
requirements, etc. Website/Online Communications: Develop content
for Preparatory website including news items, calendar listings,                             COLLEGE TEACHING
faculty bios, etc. BA/BS/BM degree strongly preferred or equivalent
experience in Public Relations, Communications and Graphic Arts.          The Music Vacancy List of the College Music Society is available in
Working of knowledge of MS Office Suite and desktop publishing.           the Placement Office for reference.
Three years of relevant experience. Experience with purchasing and
budget maintenance. Knowledge or appreciation of classical music          CT7 THEORY/JAZZ/BRASS – University of West Florida. Teach
and dance strongly preferred. Reference Job #27135. Apply on line         undergraduate core theory and musicianship courses for majors.
at or contact Homewood Human Resources at 410-        Oversee jazz studies program, teach jazz courses or ensembles as
516-8048.                                                                 appropriate. Teach applied lessons (brass). Earned doctorate
                                                                          expected although equivalent professional experience considered.
                            CHURCH                                        Apply online at and be prepared to attach a letter
                                                                          of interest, CV, 3 letters of recommendation list of professional
CH3 PIANIST - The Church of Philippi, a Korean-American ethnic            references, and teaching philosophy. Deadline is March 2, 2007.
church in Columbia, MD, is in need of a pianist for the morning
service choir. The pianist should be a Christian, and understanding       CT8 VIOLIN – Louisiana State Univ. Recruit and teach undergrad
Korean is an advantage. The compensation is negotiable. Required          and graduate violin majors; teach courses in string literature and
hours: 7AM-8:30AM every Sunday for practice; 8:30AM-9:30AM                pedagogy, and coach chamber music. MM/dp. Submit letter, CV,
Sunday morning service; 8:00PM-10:10PM first Friday of the month          recent audio and video recording(s), and 3 letters of recommendation
for practice. Please contact The Church of Philippi 410-992-0403,         to: Dr. Sara Lynn Baird, Associate Dean; College of Music &
9033-F Red Branch Road, Columbia MD 21045 or eamil to                     Dramatic Arts; Attn: violin Search, Ref #023040; LSU; Baton Rouge,                                                       LA 70803-2504. Deadline is Feb. 1, 2007 – open until filled.

CH4 PIANIST needed at St. Luke’s Church for Saturday evening              CT9 DIRECTOR OF CHORAL STUDIES – Western Michigan
Contemporary Services and Thursday evening choir rehearsals. 5            University. Administer choral program, direct masters program in
hours per week.                                                           choral conducting; conduct University Chorale and at least one other
                                                                          choral ensemble. Teach choral conducting and literature classes.
CH5 MINISTER OF MUSIC/CHOIR DIRECTOR needed at                            Earned doctorate and demonstrated excellence and success as a choral
Christian Memorial Church, 2001 W. North Avenue in Baltimore.             conductor in higher education required. Voice and keyboard
Sunday and Friday services and choir rehearsals. The church is            background preferred. Send letter, detailed CV, 3 current letters of
looking for someone with 5 years of music experience proficient on        recommendation, CD of recent performances, transcripts, and
the organ and keyboard to establish a music ministry in the church.       programs of performances conducted. Send to: Richard N. O’Hearn,
Call Robin Waters at 410-488-5272.                                        Director; School of Music; WMU; 1903 W. Michigan Ave.;
                                                                          Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5434. Review begins Jan. 29, 2007.
                                                                          CT10 VOCAL STUDIES (Soprano or Mezzo) – Wayland Baptist
SINGER needed (soprano or mezzo) for Carroll's Gill’s United              University. Teach applied voice. Other duties may include

accompanying or teaching diction, literature, and/or vocal pedagogy.            CT17 ORCHESTRA DIRECTOR – Lehigh University. The
Pursue professional performance activities. Doctorate preferred but             candidate will demonstrate: ability to inspire and instruct majors
not required. Send letter of application Wayland Baptist Univ.                  and non-majors in orchestral performance at a high level;
application (may be downloaded from “Application for                commitment to a liberal arts education; expertise in either studio
Employment”); CV, 3 current letters of recommendation, list of                  (strings preferred but not required) or classroom instruction; a
additional references, and recent performance recording. Applications           background in the performance of new music. The candidate will
received by Jan. 31, 2007 will be assured consideration. Send to” Ron           be actively involved in the recruitment of students for the
Appling, Director of Human Resources; 1900 West 7th Street #689;                orchestra. MM/dp The candidate should send a letter of intent, a
Plainview, TX 79072.                                                            resume, a videotape of previous orchestra performances and/or
                                                                                rehearsals, and three letters of recommendations to Dr. Steven
CT11 DIRECTOR OF INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC EDUCATION –                                 Sametz, Chair, Orchestra Director Search Committee, Music
Wayland Baptist University. Teach in the area of instrumental music             Department, Lehigh University, 420 E. Packer Ave., Bethlehem,
education, observation, and supervision of instrumental student                 PA 18015. The deadline for submission of the letter of intent,
teachers, and teach applied lessons in the area of high brass. Direct           videotape and resume is January 20, 2007.
jazz ensemble and supervise the basketball pep band. MM/dp Send
letter of application Wayland Baptist Univ. application (may be                 Positions also available:
downloaded from “Application for Employment”; CV,                   MUSIC – Cabrillo College, Monterey, CA
3 current letters of recommendation, list of additional references, and
recent performance recording. Applications received by Jan. 31, 2007
will be assured consideration. Send to” Ron Appling, Director of                MUSIC TECHNOLOGY – Foothill-DeAnza Community College
Human Resources; 1900 West 7th Street #689; Plainview, TX 79072.                District, Los Altos Hills, CA

CT12 CLASS PIANO AND PEDAGOGY – University of Memphis.                          INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC – Citrus College, Glendora, CA
Coordinate and develop the class piano curriculum, teach class piano, 
and/or functional skills for keyboard majors and class piano pedagogy.
 Doctoral degree and university teaching experience, or equivalent              VOCAL COACH ACCOMPANIST – Univ. of Texas-Pan American
professional experience are required. Submit a letter, CV, names and  
contact information of 3 references to: John Chiego Chair; Class Piano
Search Committee; Rudi E. Scheid School of Music; UM; 129 Music                 VOICE – Lamar University, Beaumont, TX.
Building; Memphis, TN 38152. Review begins Feb. 15, 2007.
                                                                                MUSIC – Manatee Community College, FL
University Choir, Women’s Chorus and Men’s Chorus, and teach                    MUSIC – Chabot-Las Positas Community College District,
choral methods and supervise vocal music education students.                    Pleasanton, CA
Doctorate required, ABD considered. Send letter, video or DVD of
recent rehearsal, video or DVD of recent performance (both with view            PIANO/THEORY – Pellissippi State Technical Community College,
of conductor and description of ensembles), CV, transcripts, and 3              Knoxville, TN
letters of recommendation to: Prof. Anne Fiedler, Choral Activities
Search Committee Chair, Dept. of Music’ UE; 1800 Lincoln Ave.;                  MUSIC – Central California Community Colleges –
Evansville, IN 47722. Consideration begins Feb. 7, 2007.              
CT14 VOICE (tenor) – Fort Hays State University. Teach studio
voice, direct the opera productions and perform as solo recitalist on                                    CONDUCTING
campus and throughout the region. MM/dp Send letter; resume, CV,
or credential file; 3 confidential letters; official transcripts and a recent   CONDUCTORS GUILD Opportunities Bulletin is available in the
live performance recording of varied repertoire to: Dr. Paula L. Boire,         Placement Office for reference.
Search Committee Chair’ Dept. of Music; FHSU; 600 Park Street;
Hays, KS 67601-4099. Screening begins Jan. 30, 2007.                            C2 CONDUCTOR, possibly Artistic Director. The Maryland Classic
                                                                                Youth Orchestras, Inc. Conduct weekly rehearsals and periodic
CT15 VIOLIN – University of Toronto. Duties include individual                  concerts for the organization's top orchestra; audition students;
lessons, coachings and active participation in the administration of the        develop program repertoire and select guest soloists; support
string and chamber music area. Master’s degree or equivalent in                 fundraising and community outreach projects and participate actively
experience is required. Applicants should send a letter of intent,              in assuring the solid educational and musical foundation of the
recording(s), and a professional dossier to Professor Gage Averill,             program. Ability to motivate and inspire student musicians to play
Dean; Faculty of Music; UT; 80 Queen’s Park, Toronto, Ontario,                  their best; outstanding musicianship, teaching, and conducting skills,
Canada M5S 2C5. Also arrange to have 3 letters of reference sent by             proven success in audience relations, orchestra development and
the deadline February 5, 2007.                                                  programming, strong interpersonal, leadership and communication
                                                                                skills. Undergraduate degree in music performance or music
CT16 PIANO - University of Toronto. Duties include individual                   education, graduate degree preferred; successful experience working
lessons, coachings and active participation in the administration of the        with children and in orchestral conducting; professional performing
keyboard area. Master’s degree or equivalent in experience is                   and conducting experience a bonus. Must be legally eligible to work
required. Applicants should send a letter of intent, recording(s), and a        in U.S. Application Procedure: Please submit cover letter and resume
professional dossier to Professor Gage Averill, Dean; Faculty of                with 3 references to: Cheryl Jukes, MCYO; The Music Center at
Music; UT; 80 Queen’s Park, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 2C5.                   Strathmore; 5301 Tuckerman Lane; N. Bethesda, MD 20852. or via
Have 3 letters of reference sent by the deadline January 26, 2007.              email to

C3 MUSIC DIRECTOR/CONDUCTOR – Cayuga Chamber                                festivals presented by Strathmore throughout the 2007-2008 season.
Orchestra. Select works to be performed and determine the number            Interested musicians should send a package including: 1. CD. 2.
and kind of rehearsals required, in cooperation with the Orchestra’s        Biography. 3. Performance history of the last 18 months. Please send
Music Advisory Committee, including orchestral concerts, chamber            to the attention of the Strathmore Local Performer Auditions, Music
music concerts and seasonal or other special events, within existing        Center at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda, MD
budget and schedule considerations. Must have proven ability to             20852. Packages should be postmarked no later than Friday, January
enable performances of the highest quality; thorough knowledge of           26, 2007. Incomplete packages will not be considered. Artists
repertoire and styles including orchestral concert music, opera,            selected from the initial application period will be contacted for live
chamber music, and oratorios. Respondents should include a resume,          auditions at Strathmore on April 2, 4, or 5. The auditions are open to
cover letter, and DVD. The Search Committee is committed to                 residents of Washington D.C., Maryland and Virginia. Musicians of
auditioning a minimum of the first 3-5 minutes of each submitted            all ages and musical interests are invited to submit materials. For
recording. Deadline for receiving applications is February 15, 2007 or      more information, please call (301) 581-5237 or visit
until the vacancy is filled. Apply to: Cayuga Chamber Orchestra    There is no charge to apply. Strathmore, a 23-
Music Director Search 116 North Cayuga Street Ithaca, NY 14850              year old established presenter and destination, nurtures art, artists, and
Deadline is Feb. 15, 2007.                   community through creative and diverse programming of the highest
                                                                            quality. The Mansion at Strathmore is located at 10701 Rockville
C4 MUSIC DIRECTOR – Richmond Symphony Orchestra (Virginia)                  Pike (Route 355), in North Bethesda, MD and The Music Center at
- Provide artistic leadership for the organization; lead artistic           Strathmore is located at 5301 Tuckerman Lane (next to the Mansion).
development and planning, including the selection of program                 . For further information call (301) 581-5100 or visit
repertoire and guest artists, through the Artistic Committee, which
includes elected members of the orchestra; conduct weekly rehearsals
and concerts; oversee the Associate Conductor, Chorus Director and                          PART-TIME MUSICAL
other artistic and orchestra personnel. Must have exceptional                             PART-TIME AND FULL-TIME
musicianship and conducting skills; dynamic personality with proven
record of success in audience relationship-building, orchestral                                 NON-MUSICAL
development, and innovative programming; strong interpersonal,
leadership, and communication skills. Please mail resume, letter of         PT1 TECHNICAL DIRECTOR – Minnesota Public Radio/American
application, and references by mail to: Search Committee, Richmond          Public Media. Coordinate the day-to-day operations related to the St.
Symphony, 300 West Franklin St. #103-E, Richmond, VA 23220 or               Paul Chamber Orchestra and other MPR/APM in-studio and off-site
by email to David Fisk, Executive Director, Richmond Symphony at            classical music recording. Post produces St. Paul Chamber Orchestra The deadline for applications is 5              recordings for broadcast and distribution. Manage the technical
PM on Friday, 16 March 2007. Please indicate any areas of special           resources needed for MPR/APM classical recording and production
musical interest, and please do not send video or audio tapes at this       activities. Must have a bachelor’s degree or 5 or more years
time. Deadline is March 16, 2007.                  experience as broadcast or recording engineer and experience
                                                                            recording in many recording environments including studios, control
C5 ASSISTANT CONDUCTOR – Canton Symphony (Ohio) - Assist                    rooms, concert halls, churches, clubs and outdoor venues. To apply,
the Music Director and staff in all matters related to the artistic         go to and click on the Job
administration of the Canton Symphony Orchestra. Assistant                  Openings link. Click on the Technical Director, Music job opening
Conductor shall, in conjunction with the Music Director, President &        (439) to apply online.
CEO and staff, plan and conduct Kinder Concerts, Young People’s
Concerts and other educational concerts/services, and in general,           PT2 FRONT OF HOUSE ASSISTANTS – CENTERSTAGE (700 N.
actively participate in a leadership role in the direction and              Calvert St.) is in need of Part-Time Front of House Assistants.
development of educational outreach activities for the Orchestra, as        Temporary, part-time day and evening hours available assisting with
assigned. Assistant Conductor shall serve as conductor of the Canton        our busy concessions and front-of-house operations. Duties include
Youth Symphony, and in that capacity, plan, program, oversee and            stocking, cleaning, and assisting with the show-time operation of our
manage the Youth Symphony program, including coachings,                     three bars; volunteer coordination support; and the possibility of
rehearsals and performances. Must have outstanding musicianship;            occasional house management. CENTERSTAGE is an equal
substantial instrumental conducting experience; strong programming          opportunity employer. Please send cover letter indicating your interest
and communication skills appropriate for musicians and audiences of         in the temporary or permanent positions, or both, along with résumé
all ages. Complete application will include a resume, repertoire list,      and references to Front of House & Volunteer Coordinator, Dale
three references, 15-minute demonstration DVD/videotape (in                 Marie Prenatt, at 700 N Calvert St, Baltimore MD 21202 or via e-mail
rehearsal and performance) and essay. The essay should be no more           to
than 1500 words, addressing this topic: Explain how you believe
education and outreach performance activities should relate to the          PT3 STAFF ACCOUNTANT – Levine School of Music. Work with
primary artistic mission of a modern American symphony orchestra.           faculty and staff in the compilation of information related to
Materials should be mailed via post only to: Assistant Conductor            expenditures and revenue budgets, including grants, contracts,
Search Canton Symphony Orchestra, 1001 Market Ave North, Canton,            endowments, general funds, revenues, and/or gift accounts. Assist in
OH 44702 No e-mails or faxes. Deadline is Feb. 16, 2007                     the development of budgets and budget projections. Provide up-to-                                                      date expenditure and balance information. Must have a bachelor’s
                                                                            degree in accounting or equivalent and minimum 3 years experience in
                                                                            handling full set of financials. Prior experience using Microsoft Office
                       PERFORMANCE                                          Software. Must understand function of balance sheet schedules. Experience usi
P2 STRATHMORE seeks talented, local performers in the
Washington D.C. area (including Maryland and Virginia) to apply for
                                                                            PT4 RECEPTIONIST – Part-time The Levine School of Music,
auditions. These auditions will identify performers for concerts and
                                                                            Washington, DC. Assist in a variety of tasks integral to the efficiency

and day-to-day functions of the school. Maintain the daily schedules                                    VOLUNTEER
for all faculty lessons and group classes, coordinate marketing efforts
with Campus Director and Marketing Manager, produce and                       SMALL ENSEMBLE - Chesapeake Bay Foundation and the Farm
coordinate monthly student recitals, handle new student registration.         Bureau and are interested in Classical or Jazz musical ensembles that
Ideal candidates should be self-motivated and interested in music and         are willing to play gratis for a legislative reception in Annapolis. If
education . Bachelor’s degree preferred. Computer literacy and                you want to see firsthand how state decisions are made at power
proficiency required. Some weekend hours required. Submit a letter            receptions, this is for you! We are looking for an ensemble to play
of interest, CV, salary requirements and contact information for 3            5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on Monday, February 26, 2007. Bring your
references to: A. Maria Williams; Director of Human Resources;                business cards and network with Maryland legislators! If you are
Levine School of Music; 2801 Upton Street, NW; Washington, DC                 interested, please call Lillian at 443.482.2174.
                                                                              INSTRUMENTAL MUSICIANS needed for worship services and
Repeats:                                                                      special performance projects at Bethel AME Church in Baltimore
                                                                              City. Stipend available. Contact Timothy Price, Music Director, at
SINGER/PIANIST with recording equipment needed to record demos                410-523-4273, ext. 226.
of original pop songs. $100 per song for performance and recording.
Contact Martin Berlanstein at 410-828-0234.                                   We do our best to provide good information in this Job Vacancy
                                                                              Bulletin. However, since the information is drawn almost completely
HOUSEHOLD HELPER needed to assist with various chores                         from other sources, we cannot be responsible for its accuracy.
including dog walking at a home 2 blocks from Peabody. Contact Mr.
Rosen at 410-576-6889.


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