KCLSO offer the opportunity of an Assistant Conductor position to a KCL music student for a season, providing extremely valuable orchestral conducting experience with one-to-one coaching from our Musical Director, Jonathon Lo. Previous Assistant Conductors have gone on to undertake postgraduate conducting studies at institutions including the Royal Academy of Music and Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory.
*APPLICATIONS FOR ASSISTANT CONDUCTOR ARE NOW OPEN*
Deadline for applications is Monday 30th December 2019
Auditions will take place in early January in Tutu's (Level 4, The Macadam Building, Strand Campus) during an all-day rehearsal. Stay tuned for specific dates.
Applicants are required to email a short CV and covering letter outlining any previous experience to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For the audition applicants should prepare the fourth movement of Shostakovich's 5th Symphony. Each applicant will be given 10-15 minutes to rehearse their allocated excerpt with the orchestra. At the end of the auditions, the Assistant Conductor will be chosen by orchestral vote.