July 9, 2015

Invitation to an outstanding musician

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Holy Trinity Cathedral in Auckland, New Zealand, is seeking an inspirational choral conductor, who is also a top flight organist to succeed outstanding Timothy Noon. He is returning to the UK, after an illustrious 4 years at Holy Trinity, to take up the role of Director of Music at historic Exeter Cathedral.

Read about the position and if this is the next stop for you, contact the Cathedral with your application.


Auckland Cathedral of the Holy Trinity seeks to appoint an accomplished musician and conductor with a passion for sacred music and liturgy to the role of Director of Music. With the departure of the incumbent, Timothy Noon, to the position of Director of Music at Exeter Cathedral in the UK, the role will commence 17 January 2016.

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This is an exciting opportunity to join a committed Cathedral community, presently in the midst of a $14.5 million completion and consecration project. This is a 3/4 time position.

For full job description and application package, please email the Cathedral Precentor, The Rev’d Dr Tony Surman,

Interviews and auditions will be held at the Cathedral on Saturday and Sunday, 15-16 August 2015.

The deadline for applications is Friday, 31 July 2015.