Accompanist for rehearsals and concerts

Vacancy Type: 
Application deadline: 
Sunday, 12 November 2017
Description of vacancy: 

The Philharmonic Choir of Manchester wish to appoint a new rehearsal accompanist/concert pianist to start in January 2018. The Philharmonic Choir of Manchester is a SATB choir based in Withington, South Manchester. Our recent repertoire has included Bach’s Mass in B Minor, Chilcott’s A Little Jazz Mass, Elgar’s The Music Makers and Monteverdi Vespers. In January we will begin rehearsing Brahms’ German Requiem for a performance in April 2018.

We rehearse every Tuesday evening in term-time between 7.30 and 9.00pm and perform three concerts per year. We would, ideally, like to appoint a pianist who is also a good organist. However, we would still welcome applications from pianists only. For more information about the choir or the role please look at our website www.philchoir.org.uk or send an email to memberships@philchoir.org.uk  

To apply please send a CV and letter of application to Paul Bradbury – Chair of the Choir Committee at memberships@philchoir.org.uk by 12th November 2017. Please put 'Accompanist' in the subject line.