Choral Conductor - First Congregational Church of Palo Alto (ends 8/1)

Description: 

We are a vibrant, appreciative and progressive Christian congregation looking for an experienced church musician with imagination, flexibility, enthusiasm, wide musical background, and ability to work with and expand a well-developed musical program.

Qualifications:

Master's Degree, 2-3 years experience

Responsibilities: 

The primary responsibility of the position is to conduct the Chancel Choir on Sunday mornings and to hold one choir rehearsal per week (currently Thursday evenings, though the day and time are negotiable). We have a large, acoustically superb space, a 30-voice + choir, a Letourneau pipe organ, Yamaha 7’ grand piano, a Roland digital harpsichord, and hand bells. Along with the above, the Choral Conductor is responsible for leading and choosing repertoire for the First Congregational Church-sponsored choral group, The Oratorio Society, and to program the wide variety of the Congregational Concert Series, on which the Oratorio Society performs.

Salary:

$30,000 - $40,000 commensurate with experience 

Application Instructions:

Email coverletter and CV to searchfccpa@gmail.com