Jobs and Opportunities

When known, available positions for paid employment requiring an organist, choir director, pianist, or any combination of the above will be posted here.  We are also happy to advertise opportunities for voluntary service in church or choral music.  Contact information will be posted as provided by the employer, or the organization seeking volunteers, and it will remain until the closing date for applications, or until the position is filled, whichever comes first.

Please check back to this page for updates.  If you have any questions about the hiring process, feel free to contact us using the Contact page.  We’re here to assist both employers and job seekers so please don’t hesitate to ask for help.

Positions Available

Sangre de Cristo Chorale

Currently auditioning for all vocal parts for its 41st season.  The group is made up of 40-50 volunteer singers who perform a broad variety of music.   There are three formal concerts, each performed in Santa Fe and Los Alamos.  Most rehearsals are held in Santa Fe on Monday evenings.  This season will include works by Copland, Bartók, Poulenc, Wilberg and Lauridsen, in addition to works of many other composer and arrangers.  To schedule an audition, please contact Fred Graham, music director, at sub-dean@agoabq.org

Santa Fe Symphony Chorus Auditions

All singers must prepare a solo piece for their audition that shows musical artistry, range, and is overall a piece that shows your your voice at its best.  Musical selections should be from the classical, arts song, folk, and sacred repertoire, no more that 2-3 minutes in length and performed from memory.  In addition to a prepared piece, a portion of the Brahms Requiem is required for all singers.  You will be able to use your music for the Brahms excerpt.  The selected excerpt is posted on the SFSC website, at this location: https://santafesymphony.org/wp-content/uploads/Brahms_Requiem.pdf for your preparation.

Audition dates:  Tuesday, September 4th and Thursday, September 6th, at the Cathedral Basilica 5:45 – 8:00 p.m. Location TBA. Additional audition date if needed is Thursday, September 13th.  Call the Symphony Office at 983-3530 to set up your audition.

Rehearsals will be Tuesday evenings 6:30-8:30 at the Cathedral Basilica. (Sectionals to be announced). Our first rehearsal is Tuesday, September 18th.

FALL 2018 Program

November 17th and 18th Handel, Messiah
16th Friday, Tutti w/Choir and Soloists, 7:00-10:00 in SF-TBA
17th Saturday, dress 3:00-5:00 and concert at 7:00pm Concert, SF Lensic Theater
18th Sunday, 4:00pm Concert, SF Lensic Theater

December 18th Carols & Choruses
The Santa Fe Symphony Chorus – Choral Director, Carmen Flórez-Mansi
Brass Quintet, Organ, and Choir
13th, Thursday, 6:00-8:00 Rehearsal CB
17th Monday, 6:00-9:00 Rehearsal CB
18th Tuesday, 7:00pm Concert, SF Cathedral Basilica

SPRING 2019 Program

March 3rd, Choral Masterworks – Rutter Magnificat
The Santa Fe Symphony Chorus – Choral Director, Carmen Flórez-Mansi
28th February, Thursday 6:00-8:00 Rehearsal CB
2nd March, Saturday (March) 9:00am-12:00 pm Rehearsal CB
3rd, Sunday, 4:00pm Concert- Cathedral Basilica

April 14th Brahms Requiem
Guest Conductor, Dante Anzolini
The Santa Fe Symphony Chorus – Choral Director, Carmen Flórez-Mansi

One Night Choral Invitation  (+ one rehearsal)

Adult Confirmation Service needs choral singers
Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 6:30pm
Church of the Incarnation (Roman Catholic)
2309 Monterrey Rd. NE Rio Rancho, NM 87144
Rehearsal Monday, September 10, 2018 at 6:30pm at the church.


To submit advertising information for a paid-employment position, or to make a volunteer request, either send info by email to: editor@agoabq.org, or use the form below:


AGO Career Services Center

(permanent postings for career musicians)

The Career Services Center on the National Guild Website has a listing of jobs that are available across the country.  You will need your member number to access the Career Services job postings.