*New as of January 2023*
The Avanti Orchestra of the Friday Morning Music Club, Inc. (FMMC), based in Washington, DC, seeks an individual to be its conductor and music director, starting in the 2024-2025 season. The season encompasses four concerts in September, November, March, and May. A preliminary conductor tryout period will take place in the 2023-2024 season, during which four conductor candidates will each conduct one concert over the course of the season.
This position provides administrative and management support to the Friday Morning Music Club, a 137-year-old, non-profit organization in Washington, DC, that encourages musicians and music lovers alike to make and share classical music together in a community setting.
Under the supervision of the FMMC president and Board of Directors, the Managing Director plays a major role in fundraising, grant research and submissions, and membership and donor development, in addition to handling all the day-to-day operations for this all-volunteer organization.
This is a fully remote position, with occasionally required attendance at meetings and concerts. The annual salary is $60,000 and includes health care benefits.