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Savitri - August 2021

Soprano and Mezzo voices required for chorus

We are recruiting soprano and mezzo-soprano voices to form the off-stage chorus for our Leeds Opera Festival headline production of Gustav Holst’s ‘Savitri’.

These are paid positions aimed at singers early in their careers, and / or studying at university / conservatoire.

Singers will be required for sessions (dates and times TBC) between 21 and 26 August 2021 in Leeds, alongside performances on 27 and 28 August at Morley Town Hall.

The fee is £350 to cover 20 hours of rehearsals and performances (paid at £17.50 p/h). We are not able to cover accommodation costs.

We are looking for candidates who:
- Demonstrate a high level of vocal ability
- Have strong experience singing in choirs and/or opera choruses
- Are available in Leeds for the dates outlined

To apply please send the following to Louise Garner (General Manager) at [email protected]

- A CV and/or statement of relevant experience and training
- An audio and/or film recording, preferably of English language repertoire
- Details of one referee who can vouch for your level of ability (referees will not be contacted without prior permission)

Applications should be submitted by noon on Friday 30 April 2021.