Small Presbyterian Church in Warminster, PA needs Tenor and Bass Section Leaders for approximately eight weeks leading up to Christmas, 2019. Weekly rehearsal on Thursdays from 7:30 to 9:00 pm and Sunday service with warm up at 9:00 and service from 9:30 to 10:30 am. Seventy dollars for each rehearsal and each service. Please contact David Sathra, , 215-880-5452, for further information or to arrange for audition., 215-880-5452, for further information or to arrange for audition.
Paid Choir Section Leaders – Tenor and Bass:
The successful candidate should demonstrate proficiency in reading music, both in various clefs as well as the full score. Candidates should have knowledge of styles of various eras in choral music, such as chant, polyphony and large SATB choral works of all eras, including spirituals.
The choir has routinely scheduled Wednesday evening rehearsals two times a month for two and a half hours throughout the year with the EXCEPTION of preparing for Christmas and Easter which usually runs twice a week leading up to two weeks.
Rehearsals begin in August to May and we sing on Sundays year-round.
Additional programming as choristers includes Christmas Concert and Christmas at Midnight Mass Holy Week Liturgies: Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and Easter Vigil Solemnities of the Church Fine Arts Series – Spiritual Concert in February 2020 and Seven Lasts Words of Christ on Good Friday 2020. There are plenty of opportunities for solos and leads.
Song Leader duties include: Approximately once masses per month of song leader leadership both with and without a choir. Weddings as assigned and accepted by the song leader Holy days as assigned and accepted by the song leader
Compensation: Negotiable, however funerals and weddings are a fixed-rate stipend. For more information, contact:
Tenor soloist/section leader needed at St. Gregory the Great Church, Hamilton Square, New Jersey. Position is for tenor in a professional quartet with a volunteer choir. Must be an excellent sight-reader with a strong voice. Traditional repertoire. Position available immediately. Season runs mid-September through mid-June, with Thursday evening rehearsal 7:30pm – 9:30pm and Sunday morning warmup and Mass, 10:00am – 11:30am. (In preparation for Holy Week some additional rehearsals are held on Tuesday evenings). Extra Masses include Christmas Eve Midnight Mass, Ash Wednesday, Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Vigil, and Confirmation. Opportunities to cantor are available. Pay is $65 per rehearsal, $70 per Mass. Please submit resume or biography indicating training, repertoire and performing experience, as well as sound files or video links to Dr. John Shaddy, Director of Sacred Music at
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