The Staples Area Men’s Chorus, an all-male chorus in Staples MN, is searching for a new Choral and Artistic Director for the 2018-19 season and beyond. This position requires the successful applicant to;
Select the performance music.
Develop and direct rehearsals at least one evening per week from September through mid-May.
Act as advisor to the executive board.
Work in collaboration with the local school district to establish a shared space to practice and perform.
Offer creative ideas on how we can grow as a performance group.
Work closely with our committees in developing programs and promotion ideas for the upcoming concert season.
A more detailed description can also be found here.
The upcoming 2018-19 performance season schedule for this 40-voice male chorus involves a performance schedule of approximately 8 events:
Real Men Sing event - October 13, 2018
Community Holiday Concert - December 8, 2018
2 - Care Center/Nursing Home performances in December and January
Spring Concert in February
Season Finale Concert in May
2 outreach performance concerts with dates to be determined.
This schedule is subject to adjustment and may also involve additional unscheduled events that come up with short notice. The SAMC is fortunate to have the assistance of an incredible accompanist who has been with the chorus for several years and the general management of this chorus is done by an executive board.
Anyone interested in a very rewarding experience working with this fun group of guys should immediately send any questions you have concerning this opportunity along with a letter of interest and a brief resume via email to the following email address.
The Chorus is looking for a new director. Job and application information can be found below!