STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AT FREDONIA Graduate Assistant Conductor of Orchestras and Opera, while pursuing a Master of Music performance degree at SUNY – Fredonia

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AT FREDONIA

Graduate Assistant Conductor of Orchestras and Opera, while pursuing

a Master of Music performance degree at SUNY – Fredonia, one of

the premiere schools of music in the SUNY system. There are 650

undergraduate majors, 45 full time faculty, excellent facilities and a strong

orchestral program. (www.fredonia.edu/som). As the only assistant

conductor, there is significant podium time with the 100-piece symphony

orchestra, and chamber orchestra, in rehearsal and concert. Candidates

for the degree would also assist with full opera productions and conduct

opera scenes. Teaching undergraduate conducting and close involvement

with orchestra management would also be included. Assistance includes

9 credits of in-state grad tuition per semester for two years plus stipend

of $6800 annually. To apply, send a resume, video recording and letter

of intent to: Dr. David Rudge, Director, Orchestras and Opera, School of

Music, State University of New York at Fredonia, Fredonia, NY 14063.

(716) 673-4644 david.rudge@fredonia.edu. Deadline: Send materials, and

apply to the Graduate School (www.fredonia.edu/gradstudies) by February

15, 2014. Auditions will be held during March and April. Repertoire:

Stravinsky – Apollon musagète and Mussorgsky/Ravel – Pictures at an

Exhibition.


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