Assistant Director and Accompanist; Purdue Musical Organizations
Purdue Musical Organizations
May 4, 2018
West Lafayette, Indiana
Commensurate with ability and
Full Time - Entry Level
4 Year Degree
Purdue Musical Organizations at Purdue University, in West Lafayette, IN, is seeking a full time assistant director for the vocal music department. Position involves accompanying two vocal ensembles (Purduettes and University Choir), directing the All Campus and Community Chorale, and rehearsing the PMO Kid’s choir for the annual Purdue Christmas Show. The Assistant Director will rehearse and be responsible for smaller vocal ensembles and a rhythm section for performances throughout the year. Evenings and weekends are required.
Skills needed are: Proficiency in keyboard performance and sight reading. Proficiency in vocal technique, conducting and music arranging. Ability to coach and play a broad range of musical styles including jazz, classical, pop and musical theatre. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral). Ability to build relationships among diverse constituents. Must be flexible, creative, thorough, and professional. Must be able to handle multiple and varied tasks. Must possess excellent time management skills.
Internal Number: 1800728
About Purdue Musical Organizations
Purdue Musical Organizations is Purdue University's Vocal Music department.