President & CEO
Los Angeles Master Chorale (the Chorale) is in the search to recruit an arts management entrepreneur to be its President & CEO. Please click to view the full position description or to nominate/apply.
The President & CEO will:
- Leverage Los Angeles Master Chorale’s creative and financial resources to deliver the world’s very best environment for artists to produce and present choral music, and for audiences to experience the art of choral music
- Drive increased audience engagement along a broad front, with particular emphasis on young, diverse audiences whose active embrace is critical to the future vitality of choral music;
- And complete a comprehensive campaign to transform young lives through choral music, to expand artistic excellence, and increase local and global reach.
Los Angeles Master Chorale is an $8 million budgeted organization with 24 staff members and 25 members of the Board of Directors, and has been called “the finest-by-far major chorus in America” (Los Angeles Times) and a vibrant cultural treasure. Hailed for its powerful performances, technical precision, and artistic daring, the Chorale is led by Grant Gershon, Kiki & David Gindler Artistic Director; Associate Artistic Director Jenny Wong; and Swan Family Artist-in-Residence Reena Esmail.
Now in the midst of Grant Gershon’s 22nd season, the Chorale has transformed itself from a vibrant semi-professional chorus to the largest independent professional choral ensemble in the United States, as well as one of the most acclaimed. The Chorale draws audiences from throughout Los Angeles County and reaches an estimated 175,000 people a year through its concert series at Walt Disney Concert Hall, its international touring of innovative works, its performances with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and its education programs.
We appreciate you sharing the position description with your network, and also any nominations you might have.
For additional information or to apply, please contact Lee Kappelman or Dennis Hanthorn at info[at]moppenheim[dot]com.