Junior Fellows in Piano Accompaniment

Salary Grade: £7,000 per Fellowship
Closing date: Friday 14th June 2019
Interview date: Monday 1st July 2019

Applications are invited for two RNCM Junior Fellows in Accompaniment for the academic year 2019 – 20.  The auditions for the Junior Fellowships will take place at the RNCM on July 1st 2019. 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. 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 14th June 2019, 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

If you have any queries please contact Dr David Jones, Head of Accompaniment via email at David.Jones@rncm.ac.uk.