Vacancy for a Musical Director
We are seeking a dynamic and inspiring Musical Director to lead our choir from September 2019 when our current director, Jacob Swindells leaves us for a new post.
We are a well established, friendly, 4 part, mixed choir of about 50 members. We rehearse on a Monday evening at Framingham Earl High School and enjoy singing a broad range of music, with or without an orchestra
Full details of the application process can be obtained from Amanda Lockett:
mobile no: 07775777404
Our current Musical Director is Jacob Swindells. He grew up in Brighton where he directed several city choirs before undertaking a BA in Music from Oxford University. At Oxford he was awarded many of the university’s top conductorships, including the University Philharmonia and Chorus. He went on to train as a choral conductor at Yale University, studying with Marguerite L. Brooks, Jeffery Douma and David Hill. He is currently a countertenor choral scholar at Norwich Cathedral. On top of his conducting activities, Jacob holds associate and licentiate diplomas in piano. He studies voice with David Lowe and piano with Anthony Purkiss.
He joined Framingham Earl Singers as our Musical Director in January 2018