Teaching Job

Çankaya, Turkey
Posted: 09 Dec 2020
Bilkent University Music Preparatory School

Bilkent University Music Preparatory School

Instructor of Ear Training

Bilkent University Music Preparatory School in the Faculty of Music and Performing Arts invites applications for an instructor in ear training effective September 2021.

Bilkent Preparatory Music School serves approximately 150 full time music students from ages 6 to 18. It’s located on the Bilkent University Campus and shares facilities and faculty with the Music Department. The primary language of education is Turkish however students take English as a Second Language courses from 1st grade, and are able to take music courses in English.


Responsibilities include:

Teach ear training curriculum (fixed do solfége, fundamental theory, dictation) at elementary, middle and high school divisions.
Service on jury exam committees as assigned.
Administrative duties and service on committees as assigned.
Required Qualifications:

Master's degree in music required.
Prior experience in teaching ear training to small children ranging from 6 to 18 years old.
The Ear Training Curriculum uses the following books and texts. Some familiarity with these sources are expected:
Dandelot, Manuel Pratique pour l’Etude des Cles.
Dandelot, Etude du Rythme vols. 1-2-3
Fontaine, Rythme Mesure vol. 1
Lavignac, Solfège des solfèges vols. 1A, 2A, 2B, 2C, 3A, 3F, 4A
Mangeot, Exercices d'Intonation vols. 1-2-3
Edlund, Modus Novus
Manouvrier, Solfège Polyphonique vol. 2
Adequate piano proficiency for ear-training courses
Ability to communicate well with young students
Applicants must upload a (i) CV, and (ii) teaching statement. In addition candidates are required to provide contact details for at least two referees, one of which must be about candidate’s teaching abilities (candidates may also arrange for their reference letters to be sent directly to mssf@bilkent.edu.tr). Informal inquiries can be forwarded to Chair Dr. Tolga Yayalar (tolga.yayalar@bilkent.edu.tr) or Dr. Onur Türkmen (oturkmen@bilkent.edu.tr). Application deadline is 31 December, 2020
Closing date: n/a
Start date: September 2021
More details/How to apply:
Application form
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