Following the recent resignation of Wes Lockfaw due to his relocation out of the area Easton Choral Arts is seeking a new Artistic Director. Mr. Lockfaw directed ECAS for the past 12 years.
For the 2022-2023 season the chorus will perform two concert programs, one in December 2022 and one in April or May 2023. Each concert is presented twice.
The new AD will lead the chorus in weekly two-hour rehearsals on Tuesday evenings. Our accompanist will be available for most scheduled rehearsals. Members of ECAS will begin rehearsing on August 22 with the assistance of current members who are retired music teachers. Saturday, Nov. 5, 9 AM – 1 PM and Monday, Dec. 5, 7-9 PM are also scheduled rehearsals for the December concert. Performances are set for either the evening of Dec. 7 or 8 (TBD by ECAS BOD) and the afternoon of Dec. 11. Music for the December concert has been chosen and ordered. The new AD will have input for the spring repertoire along with assistance from the Music Selection Committee.
The ideal candidate will have skills in singing, keyboard performance and conducting. Such candidate would also be willing to work collaboratively with singers, board members and community members.
Please submit a letter of interest, your resume, plus current contact information for three references by August 22 to:
or by USPS to:
Easton Choral Arts Society, PO Box 13, Easton, MD 21601
Website = EastonChoralArts.org Note: Picture on website is from pre-COVID concert. Current photos and links to concert performances will be shared with applicants.
Chorus America contact for ECAS = email@example.com (Chorus America account manager for ECAS)
Contract fee for rehearsals, performances and administrative work.
Send resume and current contact info for three references to:
firstname.lastname@example.org or by USPS to: Easton Choral Arts Society, PO Box 13, Easton, MD 21601
ECAS will then respond to each applicant. Additional information will be requested after that initial application is received by ECAS. Following that an invitation to interview will be sent to applicants along with materials to prepare.