The Santa Fe Youth Symphony is seeking a new conductor for its flagship ensemble, Youth Symphony Orchestra (YSO).
YSO CONDUCTOR SEARCH
The YSO conductor is responsible for the instruction and general care of Youth Symphony Orchestra. The Conductor must maintain high performance quality through excellent artistic direction, teaching, recruitment, and outreach efforts, and must demonstrate a professional and positive demeanor, modeling for students the attitude and presence of an exemplary musician.
Duties include directing YSO in all of its scheduled concerts, (weekly) rehearsals, retreats, and yearly tours; selecting music appropriate for the needs of YSO students; hiring section coaches; adjudicating various auditions throughout the concert season; and helping to plan retreats and tours.
Annual Salary: $12,000
Start Date: August 2014
Audition Date: April 27 or May 4
Application deadline: April 15, 2014