Vacancies

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Anglia NAC

VILLAGE SINGERS (BRECKLAND) (The)

Musical Director for The Village Singers

The Village Singers are now looking for their next Musical Director to start in September 2024, upon our current MD’s retirement after 15 years of leadership. We are a friendly adult, un-auditioned, SATB choir based near Attleborough, currently with around 30 members, singing a wide variety of music from Bacharach to Rutter, Mercury to Schönberg, with an experienced and supportive committee.

We rehearse weekly during term time on Tuesday evenings in a modern village hall, and produce two, sometimes three, shows a year, performing in a beautiful grade-1 listed church, with the occasional drop in appearance at other events. We aim to produce a good standard of performance whilst having
a lot of fun, and our new MD can look forward to having a great time whilst leading us. We’ve previously been led from the keyboard by our MD, but are open to embracing an accompanist as well.

See thevillagesingers.uk for more info about us and email Sue (secretary) or Jonathan (chair) at thevillagesingers@gmail.com for more details on the
vacancy and to send us your cv.

thevillagesingers@gmail.com

Midlands South West NAC

STOURPORT Choral

Musical Director needed for Stourport Choral

We are looking for a Musical Director for our choir, Stourport Choral, to commence September 2024. This 50 voice mixed voice choir, based at Arley Kings, has been established for over 50 years and has consistently performed four concerts per year to a very high standard.
If you know of anyone who might be interested, please contact us at this e-mail.

kenstrutt@hotmail.com

Midlands West NAC

STONELEIGH Male Voice Choir

A new MD for Stoneleigh MVC

We are looking to appoint a MD to take over and direct the Stoneleigh Male Voice Choir.
The SMVC was formed in 1989 and since then has become a community choir well known in the area. We have a membership of 30 and sing a variety of light music and have a repertoire of over 400 songs which we sing with and without books. The choir sings 4 part harmony. Some of our members are sight readers whilst the majority learn their parts at our weekly Wednesday evening rehearsals held in Stoneleigh Village Hall.
At present we hold 3 main events.
a. A show/revue in March usually at the Village Hall, Stoneleigh
b. The Summer Serenade, an outdoor concert early in July.
c. A Christmas Concert at Stoneleigh Abbey stables in early December.
We also hold concerts at a number of different venues throughout the year.
The MD is expected to prepare material for our weekly practices.
Closing Date for applications is August 31st 2024.
If you have an interest in being considered for this opportunity to direct and improve a great bunch of men, please get in touch in the first instance with the Chairman. Phil Jones Tel: 01926853511 or the
Secretary. David Critchley Tel: 02476410194

North East NAC

HEXHAM Male Voice Choir

Accompanist needed for Hexham MVC

Hexham Male Voice Choir are looking for an experienced Accompanist. The position will start from early September even though an earlier start working with our current Accompanist is possible for familiarisation. Generous remuneration is paid monthly based on session attendance. We rehearse on Thursday evenings (appx 44wks per annum) and perform between 4 and 6 concerts per annum. Our Accompanist will be working in conjunction with our Musical Director.

Please contact if you require any further information , James Walmsley (Secretary) hmvc.sec.james@gmail.com or 07771 715574 “

hmvc.sec.james@gmail.com

North West NAC

BOSTOCK Singers (The)

An Accompanist for Bostock Singers

The Bostock Singers wish to recruit an accompanist from September 2024.

We are a 60+ strong mixed voice choir (SATB) based in Hartford, near Northwich in Cheshire. Founded in 2009, our membership is drawn from all over Cheshire from Widnes in the north, to Crewe in the south. We meet for rehearsals on Tuesdays (term-time only) from 7.00pm to 9.00pm at the Grange Junior School on Beechwood Avenue, Hartford where we indulge in high quality music making whilst having fun.

We are looking for a talented, dynamic accompanist who will support not only the choir but also our current Musical Director, Nicola Howbrigg, as she progresses the choir both musically and vocally. A successful candidate would not only be required to play for rehearsals, but also for concerts and competitions. There is also an expectation that they would lead sectional rehearsals when required.

The Bostock Singers have grown greatly in number over the past 3 years. We are an ambitious choir, driven by high standards, laughter and vocal excellence. Competitive festivals are important to us and are a key part of our performances. Anybody applying for this role would need to be willing to support this ethos and be available to accompany at such events.

Auditions will take place on either Tuesday 18th June 2024 or Tuesday 25th June 2024. Applicants must be available to attend an audition on one of these dates.
To find out more about the choir, visit the first link below.
To apply for the role of accompanist, please apply via the form accessed on the second link below.

OR you can contact the MD, Nicola Howbrigg on the email link shown below.

www.bostock-singers.co.uk

forms.office.com/Pages/DesignPageV2.aspx?prevorigin=Marketing&origin=NeoPortalPage&subpage=design&id=DQSIkWdsW0yxEjajBLZtrQAAAAAAAAAAAAZ__pvRqH9UOEdKWko5M1JBMTFLQkZESzlBMUZPMEZLRy4u&analysis=false

md@bostock-singers.co.uk

Thames South NAC

CRAWLEY DOWN Ladies Choir

Musical Director for Crawley Down Ladies Choir


We need a new Musical Director for our choir.

Following the decision of our long-standing Musical Director (MD) to retire after our June concert this year, the Crawley Down Ladies Choir (CDLC) is seeking a replacement MD commencing September 2024 if possible.

CDLC is a community choir, serving our local area and has been in existence for over 50 years. We meet at the Haven Centre in Crawley Down, currently hold 2 concerts a year and perform at other events in and around the village.

If interested, please contact Linda Stewart via email, shown below.

l.stewart.88@hotmail.com


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