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Voice Area Coordinator - Interlochen Arts Camp

This is a Temporary, Full-time position.

Category: Other
State/Province: Interlochen, MI
Position: Voice Area Coordinator
Deadline: December 9, 2020
Posted: November 9, 2020

Job Description / Duties

Walk among our towering pines, where music from over one hundred practice huts invades your senses and lifts your spirits. Marvel at the dancers on a rooftop above a full orchestra and choir. Delight in the smiles of our youth as they walk hand-in-hand, squealing over the pleasure of a cold ice cream cone on a sunny summer day. Form bonds that cross backgrounds and beliefs, abilities and nationalities. Fill your summer with art and passion. Work joyfully. Discover Interlochen.

Interlochen Arts Camp is currently seeking a Voice Area Coordinator to oversee all of the voice programs we offer during the summer months.  This includes program and curriculum development, working with the Director of Music for Summer Programs to hire voice faculty (studio voice, opera, choir), guest artist curation, and repertoire selection. The Coordinator will also be engaged to steward Interlochen’s new one-week Classical Voice Intensive Program. The Coordinator will be expected to be on Interlochen’s campus during the summer season and take part in programmatic work and meetings occasionally between September and May. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Work directly with Director of Music for Camp Programs on faculty hiring

Develop curriculum for Camp voice program to attract voice students of all ages to camp programs

Oversee the daily schedule, faculty schedules, and performance schedule

Promote repertoire selection that is diverse and inclusive

Seek the best use of materials, equipment and staff to maximize efficiency and effectiveness

Comply with ICA policies/procedures and acts as a good steward of ICA finances

Respect the culture, diversity and rights of all students, their families and the community

Prioritize duties in a manner consistent with organizational objectives and growth

Perform other duties as assigned

Housing and Meals:
Faculty have a choice of on-campus or off-campus housing.  On-campus housing is subject to availability. (early arrival/late stay requests, if available, will be paid in full by the employee). Lunch is included with your agreement and is available to you through our various cafeterias on campus.

Interlochen is where incredible memories are made, important friendships are formed, and faculty and staff truly make a difference in the lives of our students. Make this your best summer ever. Make it Interlochen.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Qualifications:

Master’s degree in music or equivalent professional experience is required

Significant national and international experience as an artist-performer

Ability to identify and engage guest artists of international repute

Ability to work with both internal and external stakeholders in advocating for and highlighting the voice program of IAC

Ability to follow and execute specific verbal and written instructions

Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing

Ability to promote and maintain positive interaction with all internal and external stakeholders

Demonstrate respect for cultural, ethnic, spiritual, and linguistic diversity and values including differences in personal goals, lifestyle choices and varying family backgrounds and histories 

Contact Information

Heather Lee (she/her)
Human Resources Specialist
Interlochen Center for the Arts
E: heather.lee@interlochen.org
P: 231-276-4817  
W: interlochen.org
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Employer Profile

A global destination for artists and arts enthusiasts, Interlochen Center for the Arts nurtures creativity through five dynamic platforms: Interlochen Arts Camp, the renowned summer arts program; Interlochen Arts Academy, the nation’s premier fine arts boarding high school; Interlochen Presents, a producer of more than 600 annual performances by internationally celebrated guest artists, Interlochen students, and faculty; Interlochen Public Radio, two listener-supported, 24-hour public radio stations (classical music and news); and Interlochen College of Creative Arts, a convener for lifelong learning in the arts.

Since 1928, Interlochen’s mission to inspire people worldwide through excellence in the arts and education has produced generations of purposeful creative lives. For more information, visit interlochen.org. Follow Interlochen on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube at @interlochenarts.

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