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OPERA Iowa Music Director/Pianist & 2020 Summer Festival Season Apprentice Coach
SUBMITTED DATE: 4/11/2019

Des Moines Metro Opera seeks a Music Director for its 2020 OPERA Iowa Educational Touring Troupe.  Dates of the engagement are February 1 through May 3, 2020. Performances will include Mozart’s THE MAGIC FLUTE and Davies’ LITTLE RED’S MOST UNUSUAL DAY. Both productions are sung in English.  Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to: musical preparation and piano accompaniment for all productions and concerts as well as participation in educational workshops and masterclasses.  The ideal candidate will possess proven leadership abilities, the ability to make decisions under pressure, and demonstrate adaptability to scheduling changes, in addition to excellent coaching skills.  DMMO provides a fee ($500/week), travel stipend for travel to and from Indianola and housing and per diem while on the tour.

 Ideally the musician selected for the Music Director position would return to DMMO during the summer season of 2020 (May 28 – July 19, 2020) as the Apprentice Music Coach. As a member of a talented staff of music coaches and stage directors, the Apprentice Music Coach contributes in the preparation of scene assignments within the Apprentice Artist Program for singers as well as assisting as a pianist for mainstage rehearsals of the Summer Festival.  This position provides significant professional experience and learning opportunities for talented young musicians.

To apply, please send a resume with references and cover letter to: Sam Carroll, Artistic Administrator & Education Director, Des Moines Metro Opera, scarroll@dmmo.org.  For more information call 515-961-6221.


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