Part-time Organist

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Concord St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church
5910 Goldsboro Road, Bethesda, MD 20817



Position Description - This is a part time position with an expected 8-10 hours/week average, which may vary depending on the season of the year. 
The Organist serves the congregation by providing quality music performance, inspirational music selection, and working with the pastor to develop and plan meaningful and inspiring worship services. 

Key Responsibilities:

 -  Play the piano and organ of all service music for weekly Sunday services, and seasonal, and occasional music.

 -  Select a wide variety of music such as, but not limited to: Christian, classical, gospel and contemporary.

 -  Coordinate with pastor with planned theme and/or according to the season of the year, for all services including:
        a.  Preludes and Postludes
        b.  Offertories
        c.  Anthems
        d.  Special Music/Solos

 -  Two weeks prior to scheduled worship services, in coordination with the pastor, provide the titles of all selected music including names of composers, to the church Office Administrator via email.


 -  Experience with a Wicks Pipe Organ with 2 manuals, 12 registers, 14 ranks, and a Yamaha upright piano

 -  Familiarity with Protestant hymns a plus


 -  2 weeks paid vacation

 -  Opportunities for additional income to be paid for by the families requesting special services such as: weddings, funerals, and any special occasions at Guild of Organists suggested rates.


 Send your resume to titled “Opening for Organist”