UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON, TEXAS Position: Conducting, Voice/Opera
UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON, TEXAS
Position: Conducting, Voice/Opera. Non tenure-track. Responsibilities: Serve as conductor and coach on up to four full opera productions a year (both traditional and contemporary repertoire). Active involvement in coaching recital/audition repertoire. Assist in opera administrative duties with the program director. Collaborate with the supervisor of student vocal accompanist. Teach opera conducting, coaching, and lyric diction as needed. Qualifications: Documented professional experience with opera companies or in a university opera program, coaching and conducting both traditional and contemporary opera repertoire. Excellent keyboard skills. Expertise in lyric diction, including Italian, German, French and English. Ability to work in a positive, supportive, team environment. Qualifications: Master’s or doctorate preferred as is university teaching experience. Salary: Commensurate with experience. Begin: Aug. 25, 2014. Deadline: Review is ongoing, and will continue until the position is filled; apply ASAP. Submit: Transcripts, resume, and three letters of recommendation. Additional materials may be requested at a later time. Send to: Opera Conductor/Coach Search Committee, Buck Ross, Chair, Moores School of Music, University of Houston, 120 School of Music Building, Houston, TX 77204-4017. Contact: by phone: 713-743-3162; by fax: 713-743-31666; or by e-mail: <firstname.lastname@example.org>.