The Barbergators Chorus(Barbergators.com) an all male, a cappella, barbershop chorus, is searching for its next music director. The Barbergators, founded in 1974, has been an active part of the Gainesville, FL arts scene for many years.
The chorus rehearses weekly and performs throughout the year, including two major concerts.
The music director is responsible for the overall musical product, including music selection with our music committee, rehearsal planning, leading the music team, long term planning.
Our current repertoire is a mix of traditional barbershop, doo-wop, show tunes, pop, and country music, all arranged in 4-part a cappella, contemporary and traditional barbershop stylings.
The ideal candidate will enjoy a fun rehearsal environment. He/she will be a positive motivator, with a choral conducting and vocal pedagogy background, who is familiar or interested in the barbershop style.