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Music Director
Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church
7006 Jasna Gora Drive, North Little Rock, AR 72118
Phone: (501) 851-2763
Fax: (501) 851-2864
Email: frhart@ihmnlr.org
HLP-8060 Posted 06/27/14

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church (North Little Rock, Arkansas) seeks a part-time Music Director proficient on organ or piano (both preferred) and directing choirs of various age levels. Instruments include 2-manual electric Allen organ and Yamaha digital piano. Position involves 3 weekend Masses, 1 weekday school Mass, wedding/funerals, Holy Days/special events. Pay commensurate with experience/education. Candidates should email résumé and references to Fr. Thomas J. Hart. Short mp3 file demonstrating accompaniment skills is encouraged.



Director of Music
St. Ignatius Catholic Church
650 Parker Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94118
Phone: (415) 422-6021
Fax: (415) 387-1867
Email: ssauer2@usfca.edu
Website: http://stignatiussf.org
HLP-8057 Posted 06/27/14

Historic St. Ignatius Church, an inclusive and welcoming Jesuit parish, seeks a dedicated and energetic Director of Music to deepen our worship, revive a parish choral music program, and enhance our cultural profile through sacred and classical musical performances. Full-time, exempt position includes supervising other music ministers, directing and forming choirs, planning and accompanying funerals and weddings, and managing a budget. Significant experience in parish music ministry desired. Submit résumé, cover letter, and salary requirements to Fr. Stephen Sauer, SJ, Director of Worship. Preliminary interviews at NPM St. Louis conference possible.

Director of Music Ministries
Catholic Community of Pleasanton, St. Augustine and St. Elizabeth Seton Parish
4001 Stoneridge Drive, Pleasanton, CA 94566
Email: search@catholicsofpleasanton.org
HLP-8056 Posted 06/27/14

The Catholic Community of Pleasanton, a large, vibrant parish worshiping at two church campuses, seeks a dynamic Director of Music. The primary responsibilities include rehearsing, directing and recruiting children, teen and adult cantors and music ministers for worship at eight weekend and additional liturgies, as needed; in addition to also being the primary point of contact for all wedding and funeral music. Applicant must have a thorough knowledge of Catholic music and liturgy and have accompanist skills. This is a full-time position. Salary commensurate with experience, education and training. Position begins 9/1/14. Send résumé/letter of interest to the contact email.



Director of Music
St. Mary Catholic Church
6853 South Prince Street, Littleton, CO 80120
Phone: (303) 798-8506
Fax:  (303) 347-2270
Email: dsuddjian@stmarylittleton.com
Website: www.stmarylittleton.org
HLP-8055 Posted 06/21/14

Director of Music for active 2,800-family parish administered by religious order to work with liturgy team in leading a rich music ministry to serve and enhance all liturgies, increase participation by assemblies, and aid in their worship. Full-time, exempt position includes directing and forming choirs and ensembles that serve at the parish’s weekend liturgies, holy days, funerals, weddings, and other sacramental celebrations, scheduling musicians and cantors, and managing a budget. Significant experience in parish music ministry desired. Submit résumé, cover letter and salary requirements to David Suddjian. Complete job description on website.

Director of Liturgy and Music
St. Patrick Catholic Church
6455 Brook Park Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80918
Phone: 719-598-3595
Email: bgaughan@stpatscs.org
Website: www.stpatscs.org
HLP-8052 Posted 06/21/14

Immediately seeking full-time Director of Liturgy and Music for vibrant, multi-generational 2200-household parish accustomed to variety of musical styles. Experience leading Parish Liturgical ministries, knowledge of Church Documents required. Director shall recruit, direct, coordinate 65-member adult choir, 20 cantors, and accompanists for five weekend liturgies and Holy Days. Collaborate with Director of Children’s Youth music ministry of 50 singers in three separate Choirs. Excellent keyboard skills, personal vocal, and choral conducting proficiency a must. Additional compensation for weddings and funerals. Well-developed pastoral skills in working with volunteers and staff required. Salary commensurate with skill, experience, and diocesan guidelines.

Director of Music
Pax Christi Catholic Church
5761 McArthur Ranch Road, Littleton, CO 80124
Phone: (303) 799-1036
Fax: (303) 799-1072
Email: frjim@paxchristi.org
Website: www.paxchristi.org
HLP-8040 Posted 06/01/14

The position of Director of Music requires a degree or equivalent in music field, experience in Catholic liturgical setting, proficiency in voice and vocal training. Candidate should have high degree of liturgical competence, experience in coordinating and directing volunteer choirs and cantors. Responsible for scheduling accompanists, managing a budget, and working with clergy for Sunday Masses, Holy Days, weddings, and funerals. Should be familiar with chant/traditional Catholic music. Full time position - salaried. Please submit résumés to Fr. Jim Baron via email. Position opens June 15 and applications will be taken until position filled.


District of Columbia

Director of Music
St. Joseph’s on Capitol Hill
313 Second Street NE, Washington DC  20002
Phone: (202) 547-1223
Fax: (202) 547-4189
Email: music@saintpetersdc.org
Website: www.st-josephs.org
HLP-8047 Posted 06/13/14

St. Joseph Church on Capitol Hill Catholic Church seeks a half-time director of music.  The director will have knowledge of the canon of sacred music to the present era, and employ the finest of art music and congregational music in a contemporary ecclesiological context.   As organist, the director of music will play the Hook and Hastings (II/25) at weekend masses and holy days.  As conductor, s/he will teach the volunteer choir to excellence in the choral art.  Salary commensurate to AGO guidelines.  Email questions or submission of résumé and cover letter: c/o Dr. Kevin O’Brien.



Director of Music Ministry
St. Mary Catholic Church
15520 North Boulevard, Tampa, Florida 33613
Website: www.stmarytampa.org
HLP-8054 Posted 06/21/14

Facilitates and play organ/piano for liturgical celebrations under guidance of parish pastor. Responsible for liturgy, education, communication, choir development and training.  University or conservatory degree in music.  Requires skills in keyboard, voice, and conducting.  Also excellent written and oral communication skills.  Must be practicing Roman Catholic.  Visit parish website for more data.

Director of Music
Light of Christ Catholic Church
2176 Marilyn Street, Clearwater, FL 33765
Phone: (727)441-4545
email: mbd@locchurch.org
Website: www.locchurch.org
HLP-8046 Posted 06/13/14

Responsibilities include leading and developing choirs, cantors, and instrumentalists and leading music at four weekend Masses, Holy days, weddings, funerals, and any other parish communal events such as our annual parish mission. Organ proficiency and ability to sing is required for this position. Strong understanding and practice of Catholic Liturgy, planning and attending liturgy meetings, being a Practicing Catholic are also required. Salary is commensurate with knowledge and experience. Position will include full health benefits and individual must successfully pass a level II (FBI) criminal history background check and attend Safe Environment Training. Please respond with résumé and two references.



Mary Our Queen Catholic Church
6260 The Corners Parkway, Peachtree Corners, GA  30092
Phone: (770) 416-0002
Fax (770) 416-1846
Email: music@maryourqueen.com
HLP-8082 Posted 07/25/14

Vibrant 700-family parish seeking part-time (12 hours) organist to play two Sunday morning masses, weekly adult choir rehearsal (35 members), and accompany 15-20 voiced children’s choir once a month. Also provide music for special services, Holy Week, Easter, Christmas, Holy Days, concerts and weddings.  Ideal candidate would have degree in organ performance (3 manual Rodgers, Kawai concert grand, Zuckerman single manual harpsichord) and broad repertoire of Catholic liturgical organ/piano literature. Would report and work with the music director.  Salary of $15,000 depending on experience.  Immediate opening.  Please email or fax résumé.

Assistant Director of Music/Staff Musician
St. Andrew Catholic Church
675 Riverside Road, Roswell, GA 30075
Phone: (770) 641-9720 ext. 246
Fax: (770) 641-8584
Email: pbarreca@standrewcatholic.org
HLP-8043 Posted 06/01/14

A large suburban intercultural parish with an established Lifeteen program seeks an energetic and talented musician to direct/lead our music ensemble at the Sunday evening Mass. This person must be proficient on guitar and/or keyboard and in programming liturgical music that engages parishioners attending the Sunday evening Mass. This person must also assist in operation of sound system and associated technology and have familiarity with GIRM, Sing to the Lord and other related liturgy documents.  This position is part-time, reporting directly to the Director of Music.  Email Phil Barreca to submit résumés and request a complete job description.



Director of Music/Accomplished Keyboardist/Choral Director
St. Patrick Parish
200 E. Illinois Street, Lemont, IL 60439
Phone: (630) 257-6134
Fax: (630) 257-0401
Email: StPatrickLemont@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.stpatricklemont.org
HLP-8063 Posted 06/27/14

Part-time Director for vibrant, historic, welcoming Southwest Chicago Suburban community of 775 families. Approximately 50+ volunteer parishioners involved in music ministry. 20+ member adult choir, 20+ member youth choir, volunteer cantors, and instrumentalists. Gather Comprehensive & Contemporary music are primary genre utilized; overall knowledge/proclivity for sacred choral repertoire Baroque-era through present day preferred. Versed in Roman Catholic Liturgy is preferred; Bachelor’s in music desirable, commensurate experience considered; excellent sight reading skills; proficiency in piano & choral directing; ability to work as team member; strong interpersonal skills, desired.  More detailed job description available upon serious request. Email résumés by July 31.

Advertising and Promotions Specialist
World Library Publications
3708 River Road, Suite 400, Franklin Park, IL 60131-2158
Phone: (847) 233-2800
Fax: (847) 233-2762
Email: odegardj@jspaluch.com
Website: www.wlpmusic.com
HLP-8062 Posted 06/27/14

World Library Publications, the music and liturgy publishing division of the J.S. Paluch Company in Franklin Park, IL, is seeking an Advertising and Promotions Specialist to coordinate the creation of our catalogs and advertising (print and online), as well as other promotional efforts. The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent experience in advertising, marketing, music, and/or liturgy; excellent written and verbal communication skills; creativity, flexibility, a collaborative and cooperative work style; and the ability to travel and staff WLP exhibits at conferences. Email your résumé to apply. EOE.



Director of Music
Christ Church Cathedral
Indianapolis, IN
Email: cfrenchgroup@aol.com
Website: http://www.cccindy.org/
HLP-8087 Posted 07/25/14

Christ Church Cathedral invites nominations and applications for the position of Director of Music.  Located in the heart of Indianapolis, CCC is a 176-year-old Episcopal congregation with a strong musical tradition. The Director of Music ensures that the musical program is an essential part of the life of CCC.  The Director reports directly to the Dean and assists in crafting liturgy.  The Director is responsible for all choral and instrumental music for the Cathedral. S/he will be familiar with the Episcopal liturgy and will have a deep understanding of the Anglican musical tradition. Email for the complete announcement.

Director of Liturgy
Sisters of the Holy Cross
100 Lourdes Hall-Saint Mary’s, Notre Dame, IN 46556-5014
Phone: (574) 284-5660
Fax:  (574) 284-5889
Email:  Jszekendi@cscsisters.org
HLP-8075 Posted 07/23/14

The Sisters of the Holy Cross is seeking a full-time Liturgy Director.  The position is responsible for planning and coordinating liturgical and communal prayer for all congregation events as well as with a diverse assembly at the Church of Our Lady of Loretto.  Candidate must have pastoral music skills, including a proficiency in choral direction and keyboard accompaniment.  Requirements include:  Roman Catholic, Master’s degree in Liturgy or equivalent, with experience in pastoral liturgy, computer literacy, administration ability to supervise others and maintain a flexible work schedule.  Mail or email résumé to Human Resources Director.



Director of Music Ministries
Corpus Christi Catholic Church and School
6001 Bob Billings Parkway, Lawrence, KS  66049
Phone: (785) 843-6286
Email: frmick@cccparish.org
Website: www.cccparish.org/music
HLP-8048 Posted 06/13/14

Vibrant community (1300 families) in acoustically excellent liturgical space, accepting applications for full-time Director of Music to lead well-developed liturgical ministry.  Responsibilities include planning liturgies/music, formation/supervision of music ministers, developing/directing adult/youth voice, English Handbell choir and enabling active participation of assembly (pipe organ, grand piano, 3 octaves of bells, timpani; Breaking Bread hymnal).  Pastoral experience, choral directing/people skills and a Degree in Liturgy or Music (or equivalent) required.  Must be practicing Catholic.  Proficiency in music software, Microsoft Suite and social media required.  Salary range outlined in the NPM salary guidelines.  Complete job description on website.  Submit cover letter/résumé via email.



Liturgical Accompanist
St. Francis de Sales Church
1450 Abingdon Road, Abingdon, MD 21009
Email: Cwible@archbalt.org
HLP-8086 Posted 07/25/14

St. Francis de Sales Parish in Abingdon, Maryland is seeking an organist to provide Liturgical Music for two to three weekend Masses, Holy Day Masses and weddings/funerals as needed. Strong organ/piano skills a must as is knowledge of Roman Catholic Liturgy. Accompanist works under the direction of the Director of Liturgical Music. Résumés may be submitted to Rev. Charles M. Wible, Pastor.

Director of Liturgical Music
St. Francis de Sales Church
1450 Abingdon Road, Abingdon, MD 21009
Email: Cwible@archbalt.org
HLP-8085 Posted 07/25/14

St. Francis de Sales Parish in Abingdon, Maryland is seeking a part-time Director of Liturgical Music to coordinate vibrant parish music program. The Director works with the Pastor and Liturgy Committee to plan Liturgical music for all weekends, Holy Days and special services. The Director is also responsible for the Adult, Contemporary and Hand-bell choirs; coordinates the scheduling of Accompanists and Cantors and serves as a resource to the Liturgy Committee. The Director oversees the Liturgy Budget in cooperation with the Parish Business Manager. Knowledge and expertise in Roman Catholic Liturgy is required as well as keyboard and/or guitar proficiency. Résumés may be submitted to Rev. Charles M. Wible, Pastor.

Director of Music
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church
4795 Ilchester Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043
Phone: 410-747-4334
Email: earnold@archbalt.org
Website: www.olphparish.org
HLP-8045 Posted 6/6/14

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish in the Archdiocese of Baltimore seeks a full-time Director of Music.  Responsibilities include planning music and providing organ/piano accompaniment for 3 weekend liturgies and Holy Days, providing keyboard accompaniment for weekly school Mass, training cantors, directing the Traditional Choir, Sunday Morning Contemporary Ensemble, and Children's Choir.  Additional income from weddings and funerals.  Parish has a 3-manual Walker digital organ and Yamaha Clavinova piano.  Candidate should possess a Bachelor's Degree or higher in music, strong vocal and keyboard skills (piano and organ), familiarity with both traditional and contemporary repertoire, and knowledge of Roman Catholic liturgy.

Principal Organist
Our Lady of Mercy Church
9200 Kentsdale Drive, Potomac, MD 20854
Email: jrose@olom.org
Website: http://www.olom.org/
HLP-8042 Posted 06/01/14

Seeking an Organist for three Sunday services and one Saturday vigil service plus Holy Days, Christmas and Easter.  One weeknight rehearsal during choir season. Candidate should have formal training in organ and a pastoral approach to music ministry. Bachelor’s of Music or higher degree is preferred. Sixteen hours per week. Competitive salary based on education and experience. Guilbault- Thérien 66 Rank pipe organ, 7 foot Yamaha piano.  Email or mail résumé to the Pastoral Associate for Liturgy and Music. 



Director of Music and Organist
Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church
59 Cottage Street, Sharon, MA 02067
Phone: (781) 784-2265
Fax: (781) 784-2540
Email: kkmanela@gmail.com
Website: www.myolosparish.org
HLP-8084 Posted 07/25/14

Vibrant, 900+ family community seeks part-time Director.  Responsibilities include planning music for and accompanying three weekend masses, Holy Days, Christmas/Holy Week and one monthly Sunday 5:00 mass. Funerals and weddings provide supplemental income. Additional responsibilities include rehearsing cantors, directing 20+ voice Adult Choir, Children’s Choir, Funeral Choir, and monthly teen choir. Church has well-maintained Estey organ and Clavinova available in the sanctuary. Should have thorough knowledge of Catholic liturgy, good interpersonal skills and degree in music. Salary commensurate with education and experience; includes full complement of benefits. Email résumé and cover letter to Kathy Manela. Full job description on website.

Director of Music
Cathedral of Saint Paul
38 High Street, Worcester, MA 01609
Email msgrrkj@cathedralofsaintpaul.com
HLP-8069 Posted 07/03/14

Roman Catholic Cathedral seeks music director/organist to lead parish and diocesan aspects of multi-cultural music program. Director responsible for developing and training of parish choirs (Adult-English, Children), coordination of choirs for diocesan liturgies, planning for parish and diocesan liturgies. Minimum requirements: 1) accomplished Organist, experienced choir director; 2) working understanding Catholic liturgy; 3) excellent communication and organizational skills; 4) ability to collaborate with Cathedral Rector, Worship Director and diocesan staff. Salary plus benefits. Email cover letter and résumé to Rev. Msgr. Robert K. Johnson, Rector. Seeking to fill position by November 1.

Director of Music
St. John Paul II Parish
279 Hamilton Street, Southbridge, MA 01550
Phone: (508) 765-3701
Fax: (508) 765-3705
Email: pjoyce@hey.net
HLP-8049 Posted 06/13/14

Full-time. Responsibilities: planning music and accompanying four weekend liturgies and Holy Days, monthly all-school Masses, training cantors, and directing two choirs (English and Spanish).  Additional income from weddings and funerals. Four manual Cassavant Organ, two manual Wicks Organ, Conover grand piano. Bachelor’s degree or higher in music with strong vocal and keyboard skills (organ and piano), knowledge of Roman Catholic liturgy, and a pastoral approach to music ministry. Bilingual a plus. Part-time position as school music specialist also available. Salary commensurate with education and experience, benefits included.  Please send cover letter and résumé to Fr. Peter Joyce. 



Director of Liturgy
St. Mary's Catholic Church
1303 West Broadway, Winona, MN 55987
Phone:  (507) 452-5656
Email: stmarys@wacs1.org
Website: www.stmaryswinona.org
HLP-8065 Posted 07/03/14

St. Mary's Parish is seeking a Director of Liturgy (0.85 FTE) to provide leadership for our vibrant faith community as we gather for prayer and worship. Responsibilities include liturgy and music planning and preparation, piano accompaniment as well as liturgical minister recruitment and formation. Bachelor's or advanced degree in liturgy, music, or related field is required. Résumés may be submitted by email or delivered to the parish office at the above address until the position is filled. For further information or a detailed job description, please contact the parish office by phone or email.



Director of Music
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
1206 E. McCarty Street, Jefferson City, MO 65101
Phone: (573) 635-6143
Email: icchurch@icangels.com
Website: www.icangels.com
HLP-8078 Posted 07/23/14

Seeking practicing Catholic for full-time Director of Music for parish of 1,600 families. Duties include liturgical music planning/preparation, choral direction of adults and children, accompanist for liturgies, and developing music ministers.  Must be proficient in organ and piano and knowledgeable in a variety of Catholic music.  Works with the pastor and volunteer music ministers.  First year salary for bachelors degree candidate is $27,723, adjustable commensurate with education and experience. Complete job description at www.icangels.com.  Cover letter, résumé, and references should be mailed or emailed by August 22, 2014, to the attention of Larry Jansen.

Director of Liturgy/Music
Immaculate Conception of Dardenne
7701 Hwy N, Dardenne Prairie, MO  63368
Phone: (636) 561-6611, ext. 501
HLP-8074 Posted 07/23/14

Immaculate Conception Parish in Dardenne Prairie, Missouri (35 miles west of downtown St. Louis) seeks a full-time Director of Liturgy/Music to minister to and with a vibrant, suburban parish community of over 4,000 households. This salaried position requires a flexible schedule as determined by the activities of the day and seasons of the year, and includes evening and weekend ministry. Applicant should be faith-filled Catholic committed to the New Evangelization. Please email résumé, cover letter, and contact information to parish Director of Administration John Leger. For questions, contact Pastor Msgr. Ted Wojcicki by phone.

Director of Liturgical Music and Organist
Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church
676 West Lockwood Avenue, Webster Groves, MO 63119
Phone: (314) 962-2311
Fax: (314) 968-9885
Email: music@mqpwg.org
Web: www.mqpwg.org
HLP-8067 Posted 07/03/14

Mary Queen of Peace, a vibrant parish of 1300 families in St. Louis, MO, seeks a full-time music director to provide leadership for a thriving and diverse music ministry.  Responsibilities include directing adult and children’s choirs, handbell ensembles, and serving as organist for parish and school liturgies.  The successful candidate will possess a heart for congregational worship, strong skills in organ and piano, ensemble leadership, and works well with children.  Appropriate education (bachelor’s degree or higher), previous music ministry experience, and an active Catholic faith are desirable.  For full details and to apply please visit website.

Director of Liturgy & Music
Visitation Parish
5141 Main St., Kansas City, MO 64112
Phone (816) 753-7422
Email: frpat@church.visitation.org
HLP-8039 Posted 06/01/14

Vibrant, Vatican II community of 1,300 families with a beautifully renovated and acoustically excellent liturgical space is now accepting applications for Director of Liturgy & Music to lead a well-developed liturgical ministry.  Responsibilities include planning liturgies and music, formation and supervision of liturgical ministers, and enabling active participation of the assembly.  Pastoral experience, people skills and a Masters in Liturgy or Music (or its equivalent) are required.  Choral directing skills are preferred.  Applicant must be a practicing Catholic.  Salary commensurate with education and experience, benefits included.  Please send cover letter and résumé to Visitation Search Committee c/o Fr. Pat Rush.



Principal Organist
Grace in the Desert Episcopal Church
2004 Spring Gate Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89134
Email: jnazimek0@gmail.com
Website: http://www.graceinthedesert.org
HLP-8070 Posted 07/03/14

Seeking an organist for one 10:30 AM Sunday Morning Service, plus Holy Days, Christmas and Easter.  In addition organist will accompany weekly choir rehearsals nine months out of the year.  Candidate should have formal organ and piano training, pastoral approach to music ministry, and good organizational/communication skills with adults and children.  Weekly prelude and postlude are desired.  Organ is Rogers A698, Opus 1974 3 manual 184 stop digital organ with 50+ Roland digital sound capability.  Approximately 4-6 hours per week.  Competitive salary based upon experience and education.  Email or mail résumé to the attention of the Minister of Music.


New Jersey

Director of Music Ministry
Church of Saint Philomena
386 South Livingston Avenue, Livingston, NJ 0739
Phone: (973) 992-0994
Fax: (973) 992-0970
Email: tpnydegger66@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.stphilomena.org/
HLP-8079 Posted 07/23/14

Looking to hire a full-time Director of Music Ministry.  2,800 families.  School with 360 children. A typical suburban, middle to upper class community of roughly 28,000 people. Congregation is very supportive of a strong music program. 2 manual Peragallo pipe organ with 22 ranks as well as a Baldwin piano. Goal to provide a comprehensive music program for the whole parish. 5 Sunday Masses.  Weddings. Funerals. Should have organ proficiency, ability to train/conduct a choir, knowledge of the full range of Catholic choral literature and the minimum of a bachelor’s degree. Contact Pastor: Msgr. Thomas P. Nydegger


New York

Director of Music and Liturgy
All Saints Parish
222 Dodge Avenue, Corning, NY 14830
Phone: (607) 936-4689 ext. 212
Email:  dcondon@dor.org
Website:  http://www.allsaintsparish.org/
HLP-8083 Posted 07/25/14

All Saints Parish seeks a full time Director of Liturgy and Music to lead a comprehensive music program for All Saints Parish. The Director will play at all five masses per weekend and lead two contemporary choral ensembles from the piano on Sunday.  Responsibilities will also include playing for funerals, weddings, and other special liturgical celebrations.  It will also include coordinating a number of volunteers around all liturgical aspects of the parish. Excellent piano skills required.  Ability to play organ, sing, and lead/conduct choirs and instrumental ensembles required. Contact: Deacon Dean Condon, Pastoral Administrator.

Riverdale Presbyterian Church
4765 Henry Hudson Parkway, Bronx, NY 10471
Phone: (718) 796-5560
Fax:  (718) 796-3681
Email: rpcorganistsearch@gmail.com
HLP-8066 Posted 07/03/14

Riverdale Presbyterian Church of Bronx, New York seeks a part-time organist/pianist to accompany Sunday service, occasional weddings, funerals and special worship services.  Responsibilities include accompanying Chancel Choir for Sunday morning rehearsals, preparing prelude/postlude and several hymns for 10:30 worship service; attending worship planning meetings and working closely with pastor and choir director to plan music for worship services. Church owns a Moller/Austin pipe organ and a Petrof grand piano. Beginning in September 2014, position averages 8-10 hours/week; salary commensurate with AGO guidelines.  Please email résumé to above address.



Director of Music
St. Brigid of Kildare Church
7179 Avery Road, Dublin, OH 43017
Email: ttomson@midohio.twcbc.com
HLP-8041 Posted 06/01/14

Opening for a full-time Director of Music in a suburban parish of 3,200 families. This position begins September 1, 2014. The director will be in charge of music selection and preparation for the five weekend liturgies, and training/coordination of cantors, as well as several choirs. In addition, the director will be responsible for weddings and funerals as well as special seasonal events.  Qualifications include experience as Music Director, bachelor’s degree in music related field, and experience playing the piano and organ during Mass.  Salary and diocesan benefits are commensurate with experience. Candidates are asked to submit their qualifications promptly.



Music Coordinator
St. Peter Catholic Church
8623 SE Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, OR 97266
Phone: (503) 777-3321
Email: rmarquez@archdpdx.org
HLP-8077 Posted 07/23/14

Saint Peter Catholic Church in SE Portland has a part time position available for a bilingual (English and Spanish) music coordinator. The ideal candidate would have competence on church music to lead the assembly and the English and Spanish choirs at the Sunday celebration of the Holy Mass. This position requires knowing how to play at least two instruments, piano and guitar, reads music, and possesses a good voice to cantor, when needed. Please mail or email your résumé to Fr. Raul Marquez. 



Music Director
Daylesford Abbey
Paoli, PA
Email: wtrader@daylesford.org
Website: www.daylesford.org
HLP-8081 Posted 07/23/14

Seeking part-time Music Director with strong background in Roman Catholic liturgical celebration to work collaboratively with Liturgy Planning Committee, choir and existing core musicians at Daylesford Abbey, a dynamic Norbertine Community located in Paoli, PA (Philadelphia’s western suburbs.) Proficiency in piano and organ as well as directing skills required. The applicant must be comfortable working with all types of music including contemporary Christian, traditional hymnody, classical genre, psalmody and Gregorian chant. Time required is an average of twenty hours per week including three hours on Sunday morning and one three hour evening choir rehearsal. Email Father Bill Trader.

Director of Music Ministries
St. Francis of Assisi Roman Catholic Church
136 Saxer Avenue, Springfield, PA 19064
Email: sfabulletin@hotmail.com
Fax: (610) 604-0283
HLP-8080 Posted 07/23/14

The Director will be responsible for music associated with worship, religious education, social ministry and evangelization. The Director provides for the development and implementation of the liturgical music program on a weekly basis including weekend liturgies, weddings and funerals, and other special liturgies. Responsibilities include directing the adult choir, accompanying on the organ or at times the piano, recruiting and training cantors, the development of additional music ministries such as a children’s choir, attending liturgical committee meetings, and developing a long-range plan for expanding and enhancing the liturgical music program. We prefer a minimum Bachelor’s degree in music.

Director of Music Ministries
Mother of Divine Providence Church
333 Allendale Road, King of Prussia, PA 19406
Phone: (610) 265-4178
Fax: (610) 265-1653
Email: mhouston@mdpparish.com
Website: www.mdpparish.com
HLP-8072 Posted 07/23/14

Suburban parish seeking a part-time Director of Music Ministries responsible for music associated with worship, religious education, social ministry and evangelization in the parish. The Director of Music Ministries will provide music as organist for the 5:15 Vigil Mass and the 7:30 and 11:30 AM Sunday Masses as well as holydays and other liturgical celebrations. The Director of Music Ministries will direct the choir at the 11:30 AM Sunday Mass and at special liturgies as well as direct the rehearsals of the choir for these liturgies. Interested candidates should email résumé to Father Cioppi, Pastor, at the noted email address.

Assistant Director of Liturgy and Liturgical Music
St. Charles Borromeo Seminary
100 East Wynnewood Road, Wynnewood, PA, 19096
Phone: (215) 587-3910
Fax: (215) 587-3910
Email: ttarpey@archphila.org
HLP-8050 Posted 06/13/14

The Assistant Director of Liturgy and Liturgical Music assists the Director of Liturgy in the overall program of liturgical formation, with a principal focus on liturgical music formation, planning and training in all divisions of the Seminary.  The Assistant Director of Liturgy and Liturgical Music is a faculty position, responsible to the Director of Liturgy and collaborates when necessary with the Archdiocesan Offices for Divine Worship/Liturgical Music.  Terminal degree in liturgical music, with proficient organ and directing skills required.  Pastoral experience in the Sacred Liturgy and Liturgical Music required.  Must be available to carryout job responsibilities on evenings and weekends.


South Carolina

Associate Cathedral Organist
The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
120 Broad Street, Charleston, South Carolina 29401
Phone (843) 724-8395, ext. 225
Fax (834) 724-6386
Email: dsansone59@gmail.com
HLP-8073 Posted 07/23/14 – 8/23/14

Part-time. Serve as organist for Cathedral Liturgies including the Solemn High Mass with Cathedral Choir, accompanying all rehearsals and concerts, and all Diocesan Liturgies which take place at the Cathedral. Responsibilities include maintaining the choral library, assist in caring for the Cathedral Pipe Organs, and various additional clerical duties to support Director of Music and Liturgy. Additional remuneration is offered for some weddings and funerals. Should be familiar with Roman Catholic Liturgies. Bachelor of Music degree is required; Master of Music degree is desired. Competitive salary offered. Please call or email Mr. Daniel J. Sansone, Director of Music and Liturgy.



Associate Organist
Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart
1701 San Jacinto Street, Houston, TX 77002
Email: musicassociate@sacredhearthouston.org
HLP-8064 Posted 07/03/14

Seeking full-time Associate Organist/Choirmaster, to play the renowned Pasi Opus XIX pipe organ. Accompany masses, plan liturgies, assist with department administrative needs, concert series, and perform annual recitals.  Minimum Qualifications: BMus (organ performance), expertly play organ, choral conducting experience, and strong interpersonal / leadership / written / verbal communication skills.  Desired: DMA/MM (organ performance), successful music program development, experience successfully serving at a large parish. Please email for a more detailed job description and/or to send your CV plus cover letter.

Director of Music Ministries
Epiphany of the Lord Catholic Church
1530 Norwalk Drive, Katy, Texas 77450
Phone: (281) 748-0707 Ext. 272
Email:  craig@epiphanycatholic.org
Website: http://epiphanycatholic.org/
HLP-8058 Posted 06/27/14

Seeking dynamic and experienced Music Director to fill the full-time position of leading the music department of a large parish of more than 6,500 families.  Will collaborate with the staff Organist/Choir Director to develop a graded music ministry to include orchestra, bell choir, children’s choir and contemporary music choir.  Must be proficient in organ (3-manual Rodgers organ, 11 ranks pipes).  A degree in music required.  Salary commensurate with experience.



Choral Music and Parish Musical Liturgy Position
Juan Diego Catholic High School and St. John the Baptist Parish
300 East 11800 South, Draper, UT 84020
Remit to Email: jimduane@jdchs.org
HLP-8076 Posted 07/23/14

Full-time position as Director of Choirs at the high school and Director of Parish Music liturgies. Includes directing the Parish adult and children’s choirs and musical groups that provide accompaniment for the weekly masses.  Includes directing annual musical theatre productions and leading the music at monthly school liturgies. Eligible candidates must be Catholic, have a bachelor's or master's degree in Music, Music Education and/or Theology, have extensive secondary music teaching experience and have extensive experience as a Parish Choir Director, as a Cantor and as an accompanist. Preferred candidates will have a master's degree and Utah Teaching Certification. 



Director of Music Ministry
Saint Nicholas Catholic Church
712 Little Neck Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23452
Phone:  (757) 340-7231 x 16
Fax:  (757) 340-2727
Website:  www.stnicholasvb.com
HLP-8071 Posted 07/23/14

Saint Nicholas Catholic Church in Virginia Beach, Virginia is seeking a full time Director of Music Ministry who can build on existing traditions while evolving the music ministry to meet the needs and leverage the talents of a vibrant and diverse community.  Applicants should hold a BA in Music or equivalent and be proficient in piano and organ accompaniment. Responsibilities include the ability to integrate music within liturgy and lead the assembly in weekend and seasonal Masses by coordinating vocal ensembles, cantors, and instrumentalists. The sharing of a personal spirituality that nurtures the faith of the Church is desired.

Associate Director of Liturgy and Music
Saint Bede Catholic Church
3686 Ironbound Road, Williamsburg, VA. 23188
Phone: (757) 229-3631
Fax: (757) 229-7845
Email: gallen@bedeva.org
Website:  www.bedeva.org
HLP-8068 Posted 07/03/14

Saint Bede Catholic Church, Williamsburg, Virginia is seeking a full-time Associate Director of Liturgy and Music.  Applicant should have earned a Bachelor’s degree in Music or equivalent education/experience and possess knowledge of Catholic music and liturgy.  Skill requirements include extensive proficiency on pipe organ. Saint Bede has a 54 rank Buzard pipe organ and a Steinway Model D piano.  Responsibilities: direction and accompanying all Spanish liturgies; directing two bell choirs; sharing accompanying duties for daily, weekend and seasonal liturgies, holy days, wedding, funerals and other parish celebrations.  Some ability in Spanish and a practicing Catholic preferred.

Music Director
St. Jerome Catholic Church
116 Denbigh Boulevard, Newport News, VA 23608
Email: youthmusic@stjeromennva.org
HLP-8053 Posted 06/21/14

St. Jerome Catholic Church in Newport News, Virginia, is seeking a part-time Music Director for Adult Choir.  Interested candidate should be a practicing Catholic possessing a strong knowledge of Catholic Music and Liturgy. A Bachelor’s Degree in music or equivalent education and experience is desired. Responsibilities include music planning, choir directing, and organ accompaniment for weekend liturgies, funerals, weddings, and other parish liturgical celebrations. Résumés should be mailed or emailed to the attention of Michele Vallet.


West Virginia

Pastoral Musician
St. Mary Catholic Church
3334B University Avenue, Morgantown, WV 26505
Phone: (304) 599-3747
Fax: (304) 599-3769
Email: stmaryschurch@comcast.net
Website: http://www.stmarystarcity.com/
HLP-8051 Posted 06/21/14

Seeking energetic person of faith to direct music ministry. Primarily responsible to promote vibrant music ministry supporting liturgical celebrations through preparing music, rehearsing/forming cantors, choirs and preparing worship aid for each liturgy; work with Middle and High Schools Youth Ministry and Faith Formation staff. Present ministries: Adult Choir, Youth Music Group, Bell choir, beginning children’s choir. Requirements: 1) minimum Bachelor’s or equivalent in music/related field; 2) experience leading Catholic parish music ministry; 3) working knowledge & understanding of Catholic liturgical practices; 4) accompaniment skills; 5) collaborate with pastoral staff. Send letter of interest, résumé, contact information for three professional references.


Musician Available

Phone: (570) 468-0209
Email: williamanthonymentz@gmail.com
HLP-8061 Posted 06/27/14

Young, energetic, pastoral musician seeks full or part-time employment. 10 year experience as accompanist, liturgist, director of music, educator, pastoral ministry.  Currently serving as interim accompanist until August when the full-time director returns. Plans liturgies with blended musical styles for both adults and children.  Proficient in liturgy planning, accompaniment- piano and organ, conducting, leading from the console.  Experience in office and cemetery administration, parish publications, budgeting, and pastoral planning.  Experience meeting with families to plan funerals, and couples preparing nuptial liturgies. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Contact for a résumé and to set up an interview. Seeking employment within 100 miles of Northeast Pennsylvania, would relocate within reason.


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