South Congregational Church, UCC
Music Director Position Description
To provide a music program that will encourage the musical gifts of the congregation through a variety of musical styles. The position can be a combined role of Organist and Choir Director or separated into two positions.
Skills and Qualifications:
1.Ability to play proficiently various styles of music on organ and piano.
2.Ability to recruit, direct, and motivate a volunteer church choir.
3.Ability to select both contemporary and traditional music for purchase and presentation, which is consistent with the congregation’s style of worship.
4.Ability to work both as a team leader and a team member.
5.A degree or certificate in music is preferred.
6.Knowledge of liturgical music.
1.The Music Director will accompany and lead the Choir and possibly a Handbell Choir.
2.Conduct weekly choir rehearsals and prepare the choir for special services.
3.Meet regularly with the Pastor to coordinate and plan worship services.
4.Participate in regular meetings of the Music Committee.
Contact: Winston Baldwin cell phone: 413-531-6248
Address: 9 Pleasant St. Middletown CT 06457