Music Director and/or Organist/Pianist Position
 
Reservoir United Methodist Church, Shokan NY, is seeking a part-time music director and organist/pianist.
They are looking for one person for both positions OR two persons, one for each position.

 

Expectations for choir director: choose music for full choir and men’s and women’s ensembles to sing during weekly worship services; rehearse midweek and Sunday morning before worship with appropriate group; direct that group during worship; choose and rehearse Christmas cantata and music for other special services; communicate effectively with choir members about rehearsal schedule; maintain music library, which may occasionally include ordering new music. Special services may include: Christmas cantata, Christmas Eve (two services), Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Sunday; Worship in the Park (summer). 5-7 hours per week, $5200/year.

Expectations for organist/pianist: accompany choir or other vocal group at midweek rehearsals, Sunday morning rehearsal, and worship services; play for Sunday worship (prelude, offertory, postlude, congregational hymns, communion, and background music for pastoral prayers) and other special services (see above). 3-4 hours per week, $2600/year.

Contact Carol at carolmerante@aol.com.