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Employment Opportunity: Accompanist

posted May 31, 2018, 1:25 PM by Lee Church

Accompanist job description

The position of accompanist at Lee Church Congregational has the following requirements:

·         Competency playing the piano and organ; such competency to include being accomplished at sight reading all music

·         Accompanying the Senior Choir weekly, as well as during rehearsal time. Current rehearsal schedule is Thursday evenings from 7-8:30; current worship schedule is Sunday mornings from 9:45-11:30 (time approximate)

·         Accompanying the Senior Choir at special services throughout the year, to include Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, and Easter

·         Providing the accompaniment for all singing during weekly services of worship

·         Being available to accompany the Praise Team if circumstances require

·         Availability to provide accompaniment at funerals/weddings as preferred, but not required

The position of accompanist has the expectation of a commitment of 3.5-4 hours her week, exclusive of practice time. This is a salaried position from September through June, with optional additional compensation for services during July and August. The accompanist will work closely with the Senior Choir Director, the Pastor and the Coordinator of Worship Ministries, and is directly accountable to the Coordinator of Worship Ministries through the Senior Choir Director.