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Staff Singers for Singing City

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Singing City, a 75-member volunteer choir in Philadelphia, is now auditioning tenors and basses for the position of Staff Singer.
 
Job Description for Staff Singers
                                   
Title:                                Staff Singer
 
Reports to:                        Artistic and Music Director           
 
Position Purpose:              To encourage and enhance the singing abilities of volunteer choir members.
 
Duties:                       
  • To be present and on time at rehearsals and performances at which Singing City sings.  The singer will inform the director well in advance of any planned absence.
  • Organize and lead sectional rehearsals.
  • Take careful note of details in rehearsal, such as phrasing, breathing, pronunciation etc., so that exact details can be communicated to members.
  • To be well prepared on the appropriate vocal part in all of the literature to be performed, after the initial rehearsal of each piece.
  • To encourage the singing ability and sight-reading skills of the other singers in the section, and to consistently work towards the goal of a blended ensemble.
  • To be supportive in thought, word, and deed, both in rehearsal and elsewhere, of all other members of the choir and the mission of Singing City.
Compensation is $50 per rehearsal and $125 per performance. Rehearsals take place on Tuesday evenings from 7:20-9:50 p.m. at Friends Center, 1501 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA.
For more information, contact Jeff Brillhart, jbsingcity@aol.com.
Visit our website to learn more about Singing City.