Director of Music Search Underway

By now, you’ve heard that CVUUS is taking steps toward a long-standing vision of having a Music Director. As we begin the process of identifying interested applicants, we’d like YOUR HELP in two ways.

Complete Our Short CVUUS Music Survey! First, we hope to hear from everyone, young and old. The survey will run until May 15: SHORT CVUUS MUSIC SURVEY

Second, contact Carol Harden (charden@utk.edu) if you are interested in being part of determining our music future and staffing.

SEARCH FOR DIRECTOR OF MUSIC: This new position is designed to enhance and grow the music program at CVUUS. The Director of Music will be an experienced pianist and choir director who is interested in diverse forms of music and cultural traditions and might also play the guitar or other instrument. Ideal candidates will be capable managers and congenial collaborators who understand and support the values of Unitarian Universalism, have experience bringing persons of all ages into musical performance settings, and are comfortable with basic operations of creating, uploading, and archiving digital audio files. The part-time position invites creativity and innovation and brings opportunities to build new connections between CVUUS and musicians in the local community.

CVUUS has a beautiful, well cared for Steinway grand piano, and our sanctuary has been a favored performance space for the community, including piano recitals, chamber music performances, and Middlebury Opera Company events.

Are you potentially interested? Click here for the full job description Contact cvuusmusic@gmail.com to express your interest and/or learn more about the position.

TO APPLY

Send a résumé that contains your contact information and a letter describing your experience and interest to cvuusmusic@gmail.com. Interviews, either via Zoom or in person, will take place on a rolling basis beginning May 21, with an anticipated start date in July or August 2021. The position will remain open until filled.

See more about music and choir at CVUUS in recent times at https://www.cvuus.org/worship/music-and-choir/