Association of British Orchestras

Youth and Ensembles Officer

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra 19,675 Closing date 29 November 2019
The world-renowned City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra is seeking a Youth & Ensembles Officer to work as part of our Learning & Participation team. Each year the CBSO’s Learning & Participation department provides over 70,000 engagement opportunities through our diverse programme of activity which takes place throughout Birmingham and across the Midlands.

The CBSO’s Learning & Participation programme currently provides performance and workshop opportunities for early years groups through to older people living in residential care, a broad programme of schools based activities for both mainstream and special schools, a 200 strong community choir, partnership programmes with Music Education Hubs, community groups and care providers and a series of main season orchestral concerts for schools and families.

The CBSO Youth Orchestra is also managed through the Learning & Participation department. Working with 110 exceptionally talented young musicians each year, the CBSO Youth Orchestra undertakes ambitious repertoire and commissions new works from some of the UK’s leading composers, in addition to working with world class conductors and soloists.

To apply, please send a CV of no more than two pages together with the names of two referees and a covering letter of no more than one side of A4 explaining why you think you are our ideal candidate to the email address below. If you have any queries relating to the application process, please contact Hollie Dunster on the below number.

Contact details
0121 616 65 15
CBSO Centre
Berkley Street
B1 2LF

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