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Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Webster Groves, MO is looking for an assistant organist. Flexible duties include playing for the choirs, the prelude, and other service elements according to your interests. Two children’s choir rehearsals (25 min each) and adult choir (90 min) on Wednesday nights. One Sunday morning service, the children sing bi-weekly, the adults every week September through Pentecost. Summers off except for occasional subbing (paid separately) should you want to.
Restored Steinway grand in the Sanctuary, Yamaha grand in the choir room. Holtkamp organ, 1965, 3 manuals, 37 ranks.
Emmanuel Episcopal Church is a vibrant, progressive congregation with very traditional worship forms (Book of Common Prayer Rite II) and music. Salary is negotiable (previous salary was $10K per year) .
St. Paul United Methodist Church, 10 North Center Street, East Alton, IL is seeing a Handbell Choir Director. Familiarity with sacred music a must. Performance monthly during worship at both services – 8:15am & 10:30am. Rehearsals are at least an hour on Wednesdays from September to May.
Please call church for more information, 618-259-5210. A complete job description and application are available at www.stpaulwired.org under the Job heading.
Send a cover letter, resume, and completed application to: St. Paul UMC, Staff-Parish Committee, 10 N. Center St., East Alton IL 62024 by August 31, 2019.
Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 3600 Hampton Ave., St. Louis, Missouri is seeking applicants for the part-time position of Choir Director and Handbell Choir Director. Gethsemane is a diverse, active, and multi-generational congregation. Duties include conducting the choir at one service each Sunday from September – May. The handbell choir performs less frequently. The choir and handbells also perform at special services throughout the church year, such as Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Easter. Weekly services are at 8:30 am and 11 am. Choir and handbell rehearsals are scheduled on Monday evenings, September – May.
Preferred candidates have a Bachelor’s degree in music, church music, or equivalent experience in choral conducting and handbells. The ideal candidate will have a knowledge of different styles of church music (classical, contemporary, folk, and gospel) and an understanding of the role of music in worship.
Please contact the church at 314-352-8050 or email@example.com for more information or to apply.
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 227 Goodhaven Drive, Columbia, Illinois (only seven minutes from the JB Bridge) is seeking a Choir and Handbell Director with keyboard accompaniment skills. Duties include directing the choirs and conducting weekly rehearsals for worship services from September – May and for special services throughout the church year. There are additional opportunities for assisting with the Music Team at our 10:30am Blended Service. Guitar and vocal skills would be a plus.
Please contact the church at 618-281-4600 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to apply.
First Church of Christ, Scientist, Alton-Godfrey (a Christian Science church) in Illinois is looking for an organist/keyboardist for both Sunday morning (10-11am) and Wednesday evening (7:30-8:30) services.
Sunday service consists of a prelude, 3 hymns, prelude, postlude, an interlude and accompanying a soloist. Wednesday service consists of a prelude, 3 hymns and a postlude.
To apply or for more information please contact Laura Garritson at email@example.com or contact the church at 618 462-0964