Repetiteur - The Royal Opera

Permanent Contract

The Royal Opera House produces the best opera and ballet in the world and is seeking to appoint an additional repetiteur to join the music staff of The Royal Opera.

Reporting to Head of Music, the work of a repetiteur involves assisting conductors, playing for rehearsals and music calls, stage and pit duties, coaching, standing-in for conductors and prompting.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of the opera repertoire;
  • Significant experience as a repetiteur for a major opera company;
  • Experience as a high-profile coach/assistant conductor and equivalent experience as a recitalist with singers of an international standard; and
  • A team player approach, with a natural rapport with singers, conductors and director, who gets involved in the creative process and takes an interest across all productions.

We actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and value the positive impact difference has on our teams.

A full job description and information on how to apply for this position is available below by logging in or creating an account. If you have any queries regarding the recruitment process please contact the HR Department via e-mail to or by telephone on +44 (0)20 7212 9124. You can also contact us if you have any access needs for making an application.

Closing Date for applications: 8.00 am, Tuesday, 1 August 2017.

Applicants must have work authorisation for the UK.

No agencies.

RepetiteurRoyalOpera2017JD.pdf (PDF)

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