A choral director conducts and leads choirs and glee clubs using existing choral arrangements or makes his own interpretations and arrangements.  He often works with a band or a symphony or philharmonic orchestra conductor of civic and government sponsored cultural centers.  A resume for the position often can benefit from a portfolio of inspired choral works under your baton.

Choral Director/Conductor Resume Template

Margaretha  M. Feinstein

S. State St., Chicago, Illinois

Phone: 312 556-8798



Looking for a choral director position in a symphony orchestra or a theater production company

Summary of Qualification

  • More than a decade experience in a prestigious state symphony orchestra with global as a choral director for one of its choral groups.
  • Portfolio of choral recording under my supervision or conducting available upon request or during the interview.
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills to control a group of artist musicians.

Career Experience/Job History

1998 – Present:  Choral Director,  Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

  • Direct choir rehearsals at various levels up to final rehearsal with full orchestra together with the symphony’s resident or guest conductor.
  • Conduct choir with guest operatic soloists
  • Conduct auditions for choir or orchestral membership.
  • Lead the choir in a gala performance alone or with the symphony
  • Mentor aspiring conductors
  • Approve membership application based on audition performance
  • Confer with recording label audio engineers on rehearsals
  • Provide professional critique on sample recordings.


1998 – 2000: Master of Music in Choral Music and Conducting, College of Conservatory, Wheaton College.

1995 – 1998: Bachelor of Music in Music Composition and Theory,  Boston Conservatory

1994 :  Vocal/Choral Repertoire, Boston Conservatory

Professional reference will be furnished upon request