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JOB POSTINGS:

 

DIRECTOR OF MUSIC:

 First Presbyterian Church of Findlay, Ohio, is actively seeking to fill the position of

Director of Music, by September 1st. FPC has a long history of wonderful music ministry

and wants to continue that tradition in the midst of a changing world. Under our most

recent director’s leadership our music ministry has expanded beyond traditional chancel

choir and bell choir to include a children’s choir, a week-long summer music and arts

camp, hosting and facilitating 6 concerts of regional musicians and choirs, and increased

ecumenical connection with other churches and the University of Findlay. The church is

also amid a large renovation of our Aeolian Skinner organ to be finish by year end. The

Director of Music is to work with the Pastor and other worship leaders to create dynamic,

traditional worship experiences on Sunday mornings and other Christian holidays

throughout the year. This position is full time with benefits. Responsibilities include

worship planning, playing organ weekly, directing choirs, oversight of the choral scholars

program/summer internship program and summer music and arts camp. Please send

resumes to info@findlayfpc.org

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CHURCH MUSICIAN:

St. John United Church of Christ in Defiance, Ohio, is seeking an organist/pianist.

Year-round position beginning Sept., 2020.Primarily traditional sacred music.Regular

duties include Sunday services, weekly choir rehearsals, occasional special services.

Substitute organist available. High degree of musical competence required; degree in

music preferred.

RELATED OPPORTUNITY:

St. John United Church of Christ would offer additional compensation for an

organist/choir director. In addition to organist duties cited above, this position

would include choral conducting experience and knowledge of choral music

repertoire. Degree in music and experience in liturgical choir conducting preferred.

Send inquiries with vita to St. John UCC, 950 Webster, Defiance, OH 43512,

419-782-4176 or to:  fred.coulter@gmail.com.

Phone contact:Dr. Sally Myers, 419-784-3608.

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PIANIST NEEDED

Competent pianist(s) needed for St. Patrick Catholic Church in Providence, Ohio (Grand Rapids).  Three liturgies per weekend – one Saturday at 4:30 PM, Sundays at 7:30 and 11:30 AM.  Fine Kawai studio upright piano and GATHER (GIA) hymnals in the pews.  Friendly people and a stipend in the $250 (per weekend) vicinity.

If you are interested, or know of someone who might be, contact the parish office at 419-832-5215 between 9 and 3, Monday – Thursday.

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