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Young Singers Director

Do you:

  • Love instilling a passion for choral singing in children?
  • Like working with engaged colleagues to create a stimulating music program?

The Calgary Boys’ Choir is seeking a Young Singers Choir Director for a new satellite choir in South Calgary as part of its strategy to expand current programs.

Reporting to and working closely with the Artistic Director and Young Singers Coordinator, the Young Singers South Director will be responsible for programming, rehearsals, and concerts for boys aged Kindergarten to Grade 2.

What’s in it for you?

Use your talents and skills, because you are:

  • An experienced conductor (two to five years), teacher of children (at least one year), with a degree in music, and an understanding of vocal pedagogy.
  • Highly organized, engaging, and can capture the attention and imagination of young boys.
  • Self-motivated, disciplined, and possess strong interpersonal skills.
  • A community builder.

Do something engaging and meaningful—areas of responsibility cover:

  • Leading weekly rehearsals.
  • September to May weekly rehearsals.

(Day and time TBC) at the south satellite.

Programming music in coordination with other Young Singers Coordinator and Artistic Director.

Location: Holy Nativity  Anglican Church (12707 Bonaventure Dr. SE)

Concerts and Workshops

  • Prepare and conduct boys in two main stage and two community-based concerts per year.
  • Lead/participate in choral workshops (four to five per season).
  • Additional events (other community appearances, festivals, etc) as required.

Challenge and variety—you love harnessing the energy of boys and working with engaged colleagues to instil a love of singing and foundational musicianship in young boys.

We look forward to hearing from positive, collaborative, driven people, who want to help make the Calgary Boys’ Choir even better than it is now.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to Christina Jahn, Past President, Calgary Boys’ Choir by email to by July 15, 2018.

We thank all interested candidates, however only those deemed most suitable for the role will be contacted.