Choral Conducting Scholarship 2024-25

Warwick Arts Centre are seeking a dynamic, emerging conductor with previous conducting experience who is looking for more opportunity for podium time in front of student and community ensembles at the University of Warwick

You will need to be available to come to the Warwick Arts Centre, University of Warwick on Tuesday evenings and Thursday afternoons and evenings, during term time. Term dates are available here: https://warwick.ac.uk/study/termdates/#2024

You should already be confident in taking choir rehearsals and working with singers.

You will be supported and mentored by University of Warwick Music Centre conductors, Suzzie Vango and Tom Newall, and you will have the opportunity to conduct a vast array of ensembles including: Chamber Choir, Symphony Chorus and Pop Choir.

There may also be the opportunity to work with our student Chamber Orchestra and Symphony Orchestra.

This position would suit someone who has experience in running choirs but would like to develop their practice further by leading different groups of singers and instrumentalists.

30 weeks (27 x weeks of rehearsals, 3 x weeks of performances)

Approx 1day per week

Remuneration:

£6,000 (to include travel expenses, planning and prep time)

To apply:


Please send the following to, Suzzie Vango, [email protected]:
Current CV
If possible, a short video demonstrating your conducting (please send this as a weblink rather than an attachment).
Instead of a supporting statement we would like you to answer these questions which relate to the role (approx 200 words each). This can be written or you can send a video of yourself answering:
Q1 What relevant choral/other conducting experience do you have that would make you a suitable candidate for this role?
Q2 What do you hope to achieve from this opportunity?
Q3 Which of the groups you will be working with interests you most? (Chorus, Chamber Choir, Vox Warwick (pop choir), staff choir, Symphony Orchestra)
Q4 What experience do you have of working as part of a team?

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