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Chamber Music Director

Philadelphia International Music Festival

The Philadelphia International Music Festival has an immediate opening for a Director of our Chamber Music Program. PIMF’s Chamber Music program takes place every afternoon from 3:00 pm-5: 00pm during our summer festivals. Dates of the festivals are June 16-June 29, 2018 and July 14-July 27, 2018.

The primary responsibilities of the PIMF Chamber Music Director include placing all students in appropriate chamber groups or small ensembles, assigning coaches to appropriate groups, selecting appropriate repertoire for each chamber group, and arranging room assignments, and other logistics involving the program. Other responsibilities include regular communication with students, parents, and coaches prior to and throughout the festivals.

Requirements:

  • Professional musician with extensive experience with chamber music.
  • Must be highly organized with particular attention to detail.
  • Must be an excellent communicator.
  • Must be a multi-tasker with the ability to make last minute adjustments.
  • Must enjoy working in a face-paced, high energy environment.

Estimated time commitment: 5-10 hours weekly April and May (may work remotely). Hours increase incrementally throughout the month of June. Then Full-time June 13-July 30, 2018.

To Apply

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to info@pimf.org.