Seeking Director of Music/Accompanist
Location: Fort Worth, Texas
Work Load: Two worship services and one rehearsal per week.
Requirements:
● Ability to provide leadership, direction and administration for the Catholic and
Protestant musical program;
● Must have the ability to play the piano and organ;
● Must have the skills and experience in leading a variety of religious worship
services;
● Must have the ability to direct other musicians and vocalists in four-part musical
scores;
● Excellent sight-reading skills and key/chord adaptation;
● Must have a working understanding of Navy organization and the pluralistic
ministry requirements that affect the use of chapel facilities and staff. An
applicant with no previous Department of the Navy (DON) experience must
demonstrate such understanding to the satisfaction of the Command Chaplain
within three months of the start date of the contract;
● Must have a religious background, impeccable reputation, and amenable personal
habits with a pleasant demeanor when interfacing with chapel staff, visitors,
military personnel, parishioners, and others.

For more information contact:
Company: Jasper Sawyer Company LLC
Point of Contact
Contact Person: Christine Aldeguer
Email: office@sawyercontracting.com
Office: 407-602-7780 ext. 102
Fax: 321-765-6437
Please attach a resume highlighting the above requirements when submitting application

For PDF files relating to this position click here for a job description and here for a list of tasks.

Posted on August 29th, 2017
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WANTED: ACCOMPANISTS AT ACTON UMC GRANBURY

Two Positions open at Acton United Methodist Church:

Accompanist for two children’s choirs
Angel Choir (age 5 through 1st grade) rehearses Wednesdays from 3:45 to 4:15 PM beginning on Wednesday, September 6 and roughly follows the Granbury ISD calendar.
Bethlehem Choir (grades 2 through 5) rehearses Wednesdays from 4:15 to 5:15 PM beginning on Wednesday, September 6 and roughly follows the Granbury ISD calendar.

Accompanist for one youth choir
This choir is for young people grades 6 through 12 and will rehearse on Sunday afternoons from 2 to 3 PM beginning on Sunday, August 27 and roughly following the Granbury ISD calendar.
Music Director Ken McDonald will direct all three choirs, and the accompanist’s compensation will be $62.50 per rehearsal/service.  

For more information, please contact…..
Ken McDonald
Director of Music Ministries
Acton Methodist Church
3433 Fall Creek Highway
Granbury, TX 76049
Church Phone:  817-326-4242
Ken’s Cell:  575-693-3295
Ken’s email:  kenthemusicguy@yahoo.com

Posted on August 29th, 2017

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Open Position: Chapel Organist


St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church located in Breckenridge, TX, approx. 90 miles West of Fort Worth, is currently seeking a Part-Time Chapel Organist. It is our desire to hire an organized and motivated individual willing to accompany our choir through coordination of voice and organ melody in an effort to enhance our morning worship. Student applicants or those with limited experience will also be considered. A brief summary of the job description as well as a description of the instrument are as follows:
Wages:          Negotiable ,Including mileage and/or travel as well as special service fees          
Hours:            5-10 per week
Schedule:      Sunday morning service, 10 AM; Rehearsal and instrument upkeep (organist’s discretion)
Organ:            17 Ranks, 2 manuals Installed by The Ross King Company in 1994

Please direct all inquiries to Nicholas McClymond at nicmc@petexltd.com or 214.205.5502.
St. Andrews Episcopal Church
210 N. Easton
Breckenridge, TX 76424
http://standrewsbkd.com/

For a PDF of this position listing click here

Posted on August 21st, 2017
*********************************************************************************************************************************************************************Part-time Organist/Pianist - Abiding Grace Lutheran Church Southlake, TX

Abiding Grace Lutheran Church is an ELCA congregation of 350 and currently we meet for one service on Sunday mornings at 10:30am. We are seeking a skilled part time organist/pianist to provide music for preludes, liturgy, hymns, choir anthems, and various service music.

Requirements and responsibilities of this position include:
1. At least 1-2 years of organ study
2. Ability to provide service music for regularly scheduled Sunday services, as well as special services such as Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter, and Christmas Eve
3. Ability to coordinate with the Director of Choral Ministries and Pastor to plan appropriate worship music weekly
4. Selecting liturgically appropriate music for preludes, interludes, and postludes
5. Occasionally accompanying soloists and other small ensembles as needed
6. Availability for a weekly Wednesday evening choir rehearsal and a brief rehearsal on Sunday morning before the service
7. Ability to sight read and read open score

Please contact Vanessa Crixell at 214.244.4677 or vcrixell@gmail.com

Posted on August 9th, 2017
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