Organist/Accompanist (Part-Time)

12 month position. 8-10 hours per week.  Will work closely with the Pastor and the Director of Music Ministry in providing music on the organ and piano for Sunday services of both traditional and contemporary (praise band) styles, for in-person and virtual worship, in alignment with St. James UMC’s principles and church mission and goals. 
Candidate will be expected to possess a high level of accomplishment in organ and piano performance. Provide supportive, flexible, and sensitive accompaniment to the Chancel Choir, praise band, and/or soloists. Demonstrate musical versatility, attention to detail, organization, and diligent preparation.  Demonstrate strong sight-reading and interpersonal skills. Participate in one weekly evening rehearsal in addition to Sunday services.
Experience: Minimum of 2 years experience in a concert, school, and/or church environment.
Candidates chosen for interview and audition should be prepared to play two verses of two prepared hymns, sight-read a third hymn, as well as prepared selections at the organ demonstrating your technique, registration, and expression (Rodgers organ).

Contact/How to Apply

This position listing will remain open until filled.  Qualified candidates should send resumes to Ann Moxley at stjamessec@verizon.net