The Guelph Concert Band (GCB) is seeking the services of a conductor for duties commencing in the 2022-2023 season. The Guelph Concert Band began in 1878 and has a rich history in the City of Guelph. It draws players of all ages and from different backgrounds. As a non-auditioned band, the range of abilities among players varies. What unifies members is their love of music, and their desire to learn, grow and work together.
The successful candidate will:
- demonstrate a strong ability to motivate, inspire and instruct
- possess an excellent knowledge of concert band music and an understanding of the operation and capabilities of band instruments
- the desire and capacity to work collegially with the board and its committees in concert planning and in the ongoing objective of advancing the calibre of the band
- be well organized, punctual, and efficient in the management of rehearsal time
- have experience working with musicians of various ages and abilities
- be willing to accept feedback and work with band members to foster a harmonious relationship
Rehearsals take place Sunday evenings from 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Guelph Youth Music Centre (75 Cardigan St., Guelph, ON, N1H 3Z7).
Candidates are requested to submit their application to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Friday, October 14, 2022.
Please visit www. guelphconcertband.ca for more detailed application requirements.