Choral Scholarships available

13 May 2021 - 6 Jun 2021

Thames Philharmonic Choir seeks to appoint four choral scholars (SATB) for the 2021-22 season.  The scholarships are designed for aspiring professional singers aged 18-30, or students in full or part time music education. An annual stipend of £1000 will be paid to each scholar across three terms.

What we expect from scholars

  • Attendance at weekly Tuesday rehearsals providing confident vocal and musical support for members of the section 
  • Mandatory attendance at the three main concerts of the season
  • Active participation in other musical and social events in the choir calendar e.g. charity carol singing 
  • Occasional help with setting up venues and social media promotion 

What we can offer scholars 

  • Annual stipend of £1000
  • Opportunities for step-out solos in main concerts (dependent on repertoire)
  • One 1-1 and one group coaching with MD, Harry Bradford, and Accompanist, James Orford 
  • Three ‘Scholars’ Recitals’ a year, proceeds from two of which will go directly to the scholars.
  • Free music hire for the year

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter highlighting your current studies or work and future ambitions by email to midnight 6th June 2021.

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