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Gillet-Fox Competition in Bassoon, Chair

Position Description

IDRS is seeking applicants for the Gillet-Fox Competition in Bassoon chairperson. The position would begin with the 2020 competition in Iowa City, IA. Competition Chairs are chosen by IDRS Executive Committee.

The chair has the following duties:

  • Work with the 1st Vice President and competition advisory committee in selecting appropriate repertoire and preliminary and final round judges.
  • Create announcement of repertoire in multiple languages.
  • Manage online application questions and judging portal with Acceptd.
  • Announcing competition in consultation with IDRS Communications Coordinator on IDRS Webpage, Forum, and IDRS Social Media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram.).
  • Attend the IDRS Conference during Gillet-Fox Oboe competition years to oversee all aspects of the competition, working collaboratively with conference hosts.
  • Write an article following the competition summarizing the competition for the fall issue of the Double Reed.


  • Send letter of interest and resume to by May 15, 2018.
  • Membership in IDRS required.

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