Come and work for Liverpool Cathedral

 

Choral Scholar
(alto, tenor and bass - 1 vacancy per vocal range)
Sept 2019 to August 2020. Scholarship £3700 pa. (plus accommodation on site)

We’re seeking Choral Scholars to be part of our renowned choir under the direction of Lee Ward. You will experience fine choral singing from an extensive repertoire – from renaissance to contemporary - in English and Latin as well as challenging new works. You will gain concert experience in magnificent venues with the opportunity for freelance work.

You will need a fine singing voice and correct vocal ranges with very good sight reading. You will be expected to attend all choral rehearsals and prepare thoroughly for services and concerts.

This will suit gap year students -  all applications are welcome.

Applications by Jan 14th 2019
Assessments by Jan 21st 2019

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Organ Scholar
Sept 2019 to August 2020. Scholarship £5000 pa. (plus accommodation on site)

We’re seeking an Organ Scholar to participate in the busy life of our renowned choir. With one of the largest pipe organs in the world we are an excellent place to expand your repertoire and build a portfolio career. Working under the supervision of Lee Ward, our Musical Director and Organist Titulaire, Professor Ian Tracey, you will assist, as organist, accompanist or conductor, at rehearsals and services. You will also help train and supervise probationers. The scholar is normally invited to give an organ recital during their year in office.

This will suit gap year students - all applications are welcome.

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Bass Lay Clerk

We looking for suitably qualified singers to join our prestigious choir. Singing with us offer the opportunity to join us for six of the seven principal services in the week. You would also be involved in a range of special services and events. 

In addition to the wide variety of Church Music sung at services, the choir has an excellent relationship with the Metropolitan Cathedral Choir, joining them several times per year for services and an annual concert, an annual three choirs evensong with Chester and Manchester cathedral choirs, termly concerts in the Diocese, Concerts supporting the Choral Outreach Programme and appearances with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, in both Cathedral and concert hall. There is a series of lunchtime concerts which lay clerks often perform in as soloists. There is plenty of scope for individual Lay Clerks to make progress in their own musical ability and to develop new skills and expertise.

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Tenor Lay Clerk

We looking for suitably qualified singers to join our prestigious choir. Singing with us offer the opportunity to join us for six of the seven principal services in the week. You would also be involved in a range of special services and events. 

In addition to the wide variety of Church Music sung at services, the choir has an excellent relationship with the Metropolitan Cathedral Choir, joining them several times per year for services and an annual concert, an annual three choirs evensong with Chester and Manchester cathedral choirs, termly concerts in the Diocese, Concerts supporting the Choral Outreach Programme and appearances with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, in both Cathedral and concert hall. There is a series of lunchtime concerts which lay clerks often perform in as soloists. There is plenty of scope for individual Lay Clerks to make progress in their own musical ability and to develop new skills and expertise.

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Verger (Part Time)

£11,602.50 - £11,602.50 24.5 hours per week

We're looking for a part-time Verger to work as part of the Verger team in the largest Cathedral in the UK (and 5th largest in the World) you will be part of a busy team facilitating the requirements of liturgical services and secular events throughout the year. You will also provide a welcoming presence to the many visitors which the Cathedral attracts from around the world.

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