Bard CollegeDirector of Youth Educational Performance and South American Music Curator Employer Website: https://apply.interfolio.com/110376Position Description
The Orchestra Now Program at Bard College invites application for a full-time position.
The successful candidate for this position will join the faculty of The Orchestra Now, guiding the future of the orchestral area within the larger Orchestra Now program. We seek an individual that can lead ensembles on campus, play within the orchestra and teach academic courses in their field. We seek a creative artist that will be able to teach 3 music courses while assisting the Academic Director in overseeing Capstone projects for third-year students. Additionally, they will be curating music programs to encourage and develop exposure to composers from South America, both in an educational and professional context.
Duties include organizing performances and performing in music festivals in both South America and in the US, to provide exposure and educational value, as well as develop international relationships for the orchestra.
Bard College is a highly selective college of liberal arts and sciences with 2000 students and is located in the Hudson valley, 90 miles north of NYC. For more information on Bard visit www.bard.edu
Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and is especially interested in candidates who intend to contribute to the diversity goals of the institution.Qualifications
Master’s degree in Music is required.
Preferred qualifications include experience playing in an orchestra at the graduate level and /or professional level, and knowledge of South American Music.Application Instructions
To apply, please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, sample course syllabus, and three letters of recommendation at: http://apply.interfolio.com/110376
Recordings do not need to be sent at this time.Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Bard College is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from those who contribute to our diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, mental, or physical disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, veteran status, or genetic information.
Bard is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for all individuals in employment practices, services, programs, and activities.