THE OPÉRA DE LYON IS SEEKING A CHORUS MASTER (M/F)

THE OPÉRA DE LYON IS SEEKING A CHORUS MASTER (M/F)
Made up of 34 permanent singers, as well as supplementary singers depending on the
production, the chorus of the Opéra National de Lyon is recognised as being one of the finest
opera choruses both in France and the world.
JOB DESCRIPTION
Reporting to the General Director, the Chorus Master coordinates the chorus’s musical work.
Missions
Providing the preparation and musical direction of the chorus’s members (mastering direction
techniques, favouring team cohesion, managing group dynamics).
Participating in the recruitment of the chorus’s members and possible skills audits.
Participating in the drafting of work schedules for the chorus (organisation of working
sequences, scheduling of rehearsals and setting work loads, progression of the group, objectives
to be reached…).
Leading and encouraging the chorus’s members around the artistic project as defined by the
general direction (constructing and managing the group’s dynamics).
Skills
For this post with an international profile, a considerable professional experience is required.
A perfect mastery of the operatic repertoire.
Capacities for organisation and leadership.
Fluency in at least two foreign languages, including English.
Commencement of duty
To be agreed.
Permanent contract.
Remuneration
Negotiable in terms of the candidate’s qualifications and experience.
Send a letter of motivation, a CV and stipulations before September 30th 2014 to:
Opéra National de Lyon, Madame Valérie Mironneau, Place de la Comédie – 69001 Lyon
or on our website http://www.opera-lyon.com/via the recruitment section.


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