Junior Fellows in Piano Accompaniment

Salary Grade: The Fellowships are worth £7,000
Closing date: Friday 15th June 2018
Interview date: Monday 25th June 2018

Applications are invited for two RNCM Junior Fellows in Accompaniment for the academic year 2018 – 19.  The auditions for the Junior Fellowships will take place at the RNCM on June 25th 2018. Prospective applicants should ideally have completed postgraduate accompaniment studies and already have a broad working knowledge of the vocal and instrumental duo repertoire. The Fellowships are worth £7,000 each and the successful applicants will be directed to work for 350 hours per annum working with students and tutors across all the performance schools. The successful applicants will also receive 20 hours individual tuition per annum. Fellowships are for one year and Junior Fellows are expected to be resident in Manchester for the duration of the award.

Audition requirements:
Either a duo sonata movement or three contrasting songs (they may be part of a song cycle). (NB The RNCM is unable to provide duo partners for the audition.)
A short solo piano piece.
Quick study.
Sight-reading.
Interview.

Applications, consisting of a CV with covering letter, to arrive by Friday 15th June 2018, should be sent to:

Dr David Jones
Head of Accompaniment
School of Keyboard Studies
Royal Northern College of Music
124 Oxford Road
MANCHESTER
M13 9RD