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8 Aug 2019

Part-Time Musician

 Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States

Job Description

Requirements and duties:

At least one year’s experience playing piano and leading music in a church setting.

Ability to sight read and play by ear/improvise, transpose, and transcribe music.

Demonstrated ability to coach and accompany cantors and soloists.

Direct the parish youth choir.

Assist volunteer music leaders in planning and preparing music for the liturgical year.

Job Qualifications: St. Peter Claver Catholic Church in St. Paul, Minnesota is seeking a musician (20 hours per week) to coordinate and lead its liturgical music, including accompaniment at Sunday Masses at 8:00 a.m. and, in the near future, 10:00 a.m. Mass. Candidates must be familiar with music from the Black traditions – Gospel, Spirituals, and sacred music. Familiarity with Catholic liturgy is preferred but not required. Start date is October 1, 2019.

Organizational Name: Church of St. Peter Claver

Organizational City: St. Paul

Position Contact Name: Marya Hart

Position Contact Title: Musician

Position Contact Email:

Position Contact Phone: 651-646-1797

Submitter Name: Anne Sweet

Submitter Title: Business Administrator

Submitter Email:

Submitter Phone: 651-646-1797 x 2

Deadline: August 31 or until filled

Benefits: Not Included

Experience: Required

Salary / Range: Commensurate with Experience-negotiable

Setting: Urban

Number of Parish Households: 0-500

How to Apply

Please submit a resume, audition tape, and name/contact information for two references to:

Musician Hiring Committee

St Peter Claver Catholic Church

375 Oxford St N

St Paul, MN 55104

Submission of an audition tape is required.

Audio audition may be sent on physical CD to the above address, or you may send a link to a dropbox file (mp3 format only) to

Job Categories: Music. Job Types: Part-Time. Job Tags: accompanist and Music. Salaries: Commensurate with Experience.

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