Position Open: Personnel Manager for Eugene Concert Orchestra
Eugene Concert Orchestra is seeking a Personnel Manager for the 2017-2018 season. The Orchestra is a part of the Eugene Concert Choir organization, a resident company of the Hult Center for the Performing Arts in Eugene, Oregon. In addition to the Orchestra, the Eugene Concert Choir organization includes two choral ensembles: Eugene Concert Choir, a 100-voice masterworks chorus, and its associated chamber choir, Eugene Vocal Arts, all under the artistic direction of Dr. Diane Retallack.
The 2017-2018 season will include two concerts with orchestra:
November 10, 2017 Haydn Lord Nelson Mass Beall Concert Hall, U of O
February 25, 2018 Mozart Grand Mass in C Minor Silva Concert Hall, Hult Center
Compensation: $20 per hour
Interested applicants please submit a cover letter and resumé by September 22, 2017 to:
Eugene Concert Choir
1590 Willamette Street, Suite 400
Eugene, OR 97401
In 2016, the 30-piece Eugene Concert Orchestra (ECO) performed and recorded a newly-commissioned choral masterwork Shadow and Light: An Alzheimer’s Journey in 16 Movements by Portland composer Joan Szymko, which won the 2017 American Prize Ernst Bacon Memorial Award for American Music Recorded Performance. A video documentary by AO Films, The Story of Shadow and Light, about the project won Best Documentary at the 2017 Oregon Independent Film Festival. The ECO performs two or three concerts per season in the Hult Center or Beall Hall with the Eugene Concert Choir and Eugene Vocal Arts. ECO has a master agreement ratified by the Local 689 Musicians Union.