Choral and artistic director


Text by Louise Rousseau
Photograph  Maxence Bilodeau


Friday, 11 March, 2022


The St. Lambert Choral Society seeks a new artistic director starting from the 2022-2023 season.
The first centennial choir in Québec, the SLCS is a classical mixed bilingual choir, established in St. Lambert since 1919.

In collaboration with the board of directors, the successful candidate will:

  • Develop the musical program for the season;
  • Carry out the planning for the choristers’ work and the direction of choral rehearsals and concerts;
  • Recommend to the board of directors the hire of soloists and professional musicians for the concerts;
  • Select the choristers on the basis of auditions;
  • Contribute to the musical and artistic development of the SLCS, as well as its influence.



  • Hold a graduate diploma in music and/or conducting;
  • Strong competence in the domain of voice and in choral conducting;
  • Ability to exercise good leadership and to work in a team;
  • Excellent teaching skills, able to explain in an accessible way the musical concepts needed to develop the skills of the choristers;
  • Ability to work with repertoire in multiple languages; 
  • Hold a very strong level of knowledge of the Québec artistic and musical scene;
  • Capable of flexibility, proactivity and inventiveness;
  • Excellent mastery of French and English.



  • Salary: To be discussed
  • Location: St. Lambert, Montérégie
  • Choir rehearsals: Tuesdays from 7pm to 10pm, plus an intensive rehearsal one Saturday per quarter.
  • Start of job: June 2022


Interested candidates should send their curriculum vitae, accompanied by a motivation letter and audio/video extracts,
by April 11, 2022, at the latest, to the following address: [email protected]

  • Interviews : Sunday May 1, 2022
  • Auditions with the choir: Tuesday evening, May 17, 2022

Dates for the job posting: from March 12 to April 11, 2022

For further information about our choir, consult our website


For information:
Louise Rousseau, président SLCS
cell :  514-953-0293
[email protected] 

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