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Rivermont Presbyterian Church (PCUSA), Chattanooga, TN will soon have an opening for our organist for our 11:00 am traditional service. Responsibilities include playing organ, accompanying the choir in worship and Wednesday evening rehearsal, and accompanying occasional soloists for the 11:00 am Sunday service. Compensation will be commensurate with skill level, education, and experience. To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Director of Music, Kimberly Pringle kimprpc@gmail.com.


St. Augustine Chapel at Alexian Village of Tennessee, located on Signal Mountain, will soon have an opening for an organist for our 9:30 Mass on Sunday mornings. This position opens on April 8, 2018. We have a small choir and wish to sing basic hymns for the seasons, and the various Mass acclamations. One hour long weekly practice with the choir would be helpful at the organist’s discretion. Please respond to Brother Richard Lowe (blowe@alexianbrothers.net) or call for questions (423-551-3969).


St. Paul’s Episcopal Church – Chattanooga, TN

Vision Statement for our Program and Minister of Music: St. Paul’s Church desires a highly-participatory music program centered on Episcopal liturgy and hymnody with excellence, diversity of music and choirs for all ages. We plan to build upon our strong adult choir, to develop an outstanding children and youth choir program, building upon the large and growing numbers of children and teenagers in our parish,  and to involve as many adults as possible in our music ministry. We believe strongly in membership growth and seek to enrich the spiritual journey of each member. To reach our goals, we seek an exceptional musician, who shares our goals and can build an outstanding music program using music as an instrument to increase membership and enrich the spiritual journey of parishioners.

Summary of Position Description: The Director of Music is responsible for maintaining the entire music program of the church and seeing that it is of the highest quality in providing music, including directing choirs, playing the organ for most services, and overseeing assisting staff positions. The Director of Music is concerned with the spiritual welfare and the pastoral needs of the people whom she or he leads and is a full partner in the ministry with the members of the clergy/program staff. The incumbent is to stimulate, strengthen and broaden the music program of the parish, and to coordinate and administer all music-related programs for the church and envision and develop a parish-wide music program with emphasis on spiritual growth, congregational involvement and education. We hope to grow the department to include a part-time/full-time assistant organist.

To apply, please forward a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to the Rector, the Rev. Brad Whitaker, at whitaker@stpaulschatt.org


Grace Episcopal Church in Chattanooga seeks quarter-time Interim organist.  Responsibilities include accompaniment for the principle Sunday Eucharist and one weekly choral rehearsal (September – May). Additional duties consist of providing music for occasional services such as Holy Week liturgies, quarterly Evensongs, and weddings/funerals as available.  Familiarity with Episcopal worship or similar liturgical traditions is preferred. Compensation will be competitive and commensurate to education, skill level, and experience. The Interim Organist WILL be eligible to apply for the permanent position. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume with at least three references to saygracemusic@gmail.com as soon as possible. Grace is home to a 400-seat nave and 3-manual Moller pipe organ. 



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