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First United Methodist Church in Henderson, KY has positions available for a Full-Time Church Organist & Choir Director or a Part-Time Church Organist & Choral Accompanist. The church is in the process of installing a 2-manual, 28-stop mechanical-action pipe organ with electric stop action built by M. P. Rathke. For more information please contact Rev. Dr. James Wofford at the church or via email: churchoffice@hendersonfirstumc.org. (Posted May 12, 2018)

Eastminster Presbyterian Church, 5501 Washington Ave, Evansville is seeking a part-time Music Director with prior church music experience to begin in August 2018. Responsibilities include: rehearsing and directing the choir, leading and selecting music for congregational singing at worship services, and organizing and overseeing special music for worship services as well as music for other church-related services and events. To obtain complete information and how to apply, please contact Tim Fiedler, EPC Personnel Committee Chair, via email tfiedler@wowway.com or phone 812-773-8049. (Posted 5/1/2018)

Gateway Baptist Church in Newburgh, IN is seeking a choir director/praise band director.  Questions or resume may be sent to John Tooley at jtooley@vinu.edu. (Posted 4/26/2018)

Organist Needed For First United Methodist Church In Mt. Vernon IN.  The organ is a Wicks Pipe Organ with 2 Manuals and Full Pedals. Summary of duties: Play the organ or piano for weekly rehearsals (one weekly) and two church services three-four times a month. Play accompaniment for chancel choir. Play special services at Easter, Christmas and rehearsals required for these and other special services. Work with the Music Director and Pastor in planning liturgy. First call for weddings and funerals; screen and schedule substitute/guest organists that may play for services. Salary: $10,788.00 Contact: Julie Pfister at 812-985-7942 or jlpfister@yahoo.com with your interest and questions about the position. Please respond by May 29, 2018. Send resume to First UMC, 601 Main, Mt.Vernon IN, 47620.  (Posted 4/26/2018)

Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church is seeking an organist for regular Sunday morning services at 9:00 am and special seasonal services.  In addition, this position will require weekly attendance (August - May) for Choir rehearsals on Thursdays and accompaniment on Sundays.  For more information, please contact Sharon Wilson at 812-477-2495.  (Posted January 30, 2018)

LUTHERAN CHURCH OF OUR REDEEMER, EVANSVILLE is seeking an organist. Duties of this position will include: Playing for normal Sunday Services, both 8am and 10:30am services; Playing for Festival Services…..Thanksgiving Day, Midweek Advent, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, Ash Wednesday, Midweek Lenten, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter etc.;  Arranging the playing schedule for all services, weekend or weekday; Participating in planning sessions designed to evaluate, improve and plan public worship services as determined by the Senior Pastor;  Accompanying Adult Choir one night per week (September – June); Assisting the Ministry Staf and other parish musicians in administering the music ministry. Salary is based on experience. Please send resumes to: 1811 Lincoln Avenue, Evansville, IN 47714. You may also send resumes to Jeremy Seger at jeremy@redeemerchurch.org. You may also call to inquire at 812-476-9991. (Posted January 3, 2018)

Century Christian Church in Owensboro: Position includes playing the organ and/or piano [with preference for organ skills] for Sunday morning worship [a single service running from 10am to 11:15am], Developing a small choral ensemble that will rehearse at least once per week, Working with the Minister to provide liturgically appropriate service music and choral music presentations for Sunday worship and for special services throughout the year, which may include, but are not limited to: [Ecumenical Lenten Service, Maundy Thursday Service, Christmas Eve and any additional special services developed by the worship committee]. Submit their resume to officeccc1@gmail.com with the subject heading Re: Organist / Choir Director’s Position. (Posted December 2017)

CONCORDIA EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH is seeking an Organist to assist the congregation through the Divine Service each Sunday. This position will include the opportunity to play Wednesday evening services through the advent and lenten seasons as well as an occasional Thursday evening service. The organist will meet with the pastor and obtain hymns selected for each service, as well as provide prelude, offering and postlude music. A copy of the Worship Planning Book will be given to the organist to assist in making selections. The church will be available during the week for practice time. Compensation is $50 per service with an opportunity for increase if hired full time.  For further information please contact Reverend David Wiist church office at (812)422­0384. Resume may be sent to concordiachurch@juno.com. 2451 Stringtown Road, Evansville, IN 47711 (Posted August 2017)

OWENSBORO PUBLIC SCHOOLS (Posted August 2017)

INTERIM PIANIST NEEDED:
First United Methodist Church in Henderson KY is seeking a pianist to play for Sunday morning services, choir practices and other special occasions as needed and available. Position available from August 2017 thru May 2018.  Pay range $150 to $300 per week. 
Contact the church for more info. (Posted July 6, 2017)

PART-TIME CHOIR DIRECTOR POSITION:
Newburgh Presbyterian Church is in need of a part-time choir director.  The position would require about 4 hours per week.  Wed. evening from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and Sunday morning from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.   Choir practices on Wed. at 6:45 p.m. and again at 8:30 on Sunday morning.  Service time is 9:00 a.m. We are a small but very active choir of about 10 - 12 members.  We sing mostly traditional anthems, but would welcome new ideas and new energy. Pay will be $100/week, payable bi-weekly.  Please contact Gay Baker at 812-455-0563 or email gay.baker@yahoo.com. (Posted January 2017)

POSITION AVAILABLE – CHOIR DIRECTOR
First Christian Church, Disciples of Christ, 830 S. Green St., Henderson KY
Part time; Wednesday choir rehearsal and Sunday service at 10:30 AM.
Possibility of conducting handbell choir. Prior church music experience desirable
Salary $1,000 per month. Available immediately. Contact: Barbara Sprague, Personnel Committee Chair, 270-823-6127, or Linda in church office, 270-826-3652. (Posted January 2017)






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