Tenor Section Leader / Soloist
Date: February 17, 2014
Location: Granada Hills , California, USA
St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church Granada Hills CA has an opening for a Tenor Section Leader / Soloist for the Chancel Choir. The Chancel Choir is a small ensemble of 15 to 25 singers with a long history of excellent quality liturgical service music. Section leaders are regularly featured as soloists in worship and in concert. We are seeking a strong leadership quality tenor voice with good reading skills, ability to blend in an ensemble and to guide volunteer singers.
Responsibilities for the position consist of one weekly Thursday night rehearsal from 7:30pm to 9:00pm, one Sunday Morning rehearsal from 8:00am to 9:00am, and one Sunday morning worship service form 9:00am to 10:00am approximately, for the months of September through June. In addition there will be one Maundy Thursday Service, one Good Friday Service, one Christmas Eve service and a Christmas Concert.
Compensation is based on a 10 month contract of $3,750.00 annually paid in 10 equal monthly payments of $375.00. There is no offical choir during the months of July and August and the Tenor Section Leader / Soloist is not compensated for this time.
Interested applicants should email Matthew A. Kessell, Director of Music Ministries at MAK@theopera.com. Please outline your experience in vocal music and music ministry and attach a resume if possible. Qualified applicants will be extended an invitation to audition and may be invited to a trial rehearsal.