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First Presbyterian Church
4602 Cary Street Road
Richmond, VA, 23226
Seeking part-time organist for one Sunday morning service and two choir rehearsals. Andover three manual pipe organ. Special services Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Christmas Eve, and occasional choral concerts. Interested candidate should have strong sight reading and improvisation skills or be excellent at preparing alternate harmonizations. Compensation range $17,000 – $20,000 per annum depending on education and experience. Two weeks paid vacation. Candidates should contact Jason Brown, Minister of Music and Arts, via email at email@example.com or by phone: 804-358-2383.
Covenant Presbyterian Church
201 Walnut Boulevard
Petersburg, VA, 23805
Seeking organist, choir director for one Sunday morning service and one weekly adult choir rehearsal which will resume when it is Covid-safe to do so. Special services Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Easter Sunrise, and Christmas Eve. Roy Redman tracker organ. Annual compensation range $15,000 to $16,000 per year with four weeks paid annual vacation. Interested candidates should contact Sarah Nave via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 804-894-0386.
St. Paul Lutheran Church
8100 Shady Grove Road
Mechanicsville, VA, 23111
Seeking part-time organist for weekly Sunday morning service, weekly adult choir rehearsals, Sunday School music, and special midweek services primarily during Lent and Advent. Choir does not sing during June, July, August. Upon request and availability would provide music for weddings and funerals. Rogers 2 manual organ of 34 stops. Salary $13,800.00 per year, negotiable. Familiarity with liturgical service preferred. Submit resumes to Organist Search Committee at the church address, e-mail email@example.com or phone 804-427-7500.