Organist/Piano Accompanist (PT) - Foundry UMC


8/15/2022

The organist/piano accompanist will provide organ music and accompaniment for scheduled worship services and other activities in support of the music ministry of the church.

Qualifications

  • Experience in church worship, with both organ and other instrumentation
  • Attested musical accompaniment and solo skills on the pipe organ and piano
  • Flexibility to play in blended style services that include all types of worship music
  • A team player with ability to work collaboratively with staff, volunteers, and church members
  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Music required and relevant experience in church setting

Responsibilities

  • Support the worship environment through well-prepared execution of music presented by the choir, band, and other musicians/singers
  • Plan, select, and prepare preludes, postludes, and offertories, according to the needs of the worship service
  • Rehearse each week with the choir and other ensembles or soloists
  • Meet regularly with and work alongside the Pastor of Traditional Worship and Choir Director for planning and preparation for worship services and other events
  • Oversee the tuning and maintenance of all musical instruments of the church and schedule routine maintenance
  • Play for weddings, memorial services, and funerals, as requested (and upon availability)
  • Participate in rehearsals for worship services and other scheduled events
  • Work with Choir Director to provide for qualified substitutes for absences

For more information contact Kelly Long: kelly.long@foundrychurch.org