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Choir Director

Posted: 06/20/2021

Choir Director Position Opening at First Baptist Church, Pella, Iowa

Job Description
1.        Reviewing the Church choir music archives and selecting prelude, prayer, and postlude responses, anthems and/or cantatas.
2.        Purchasing new music (with financial discretion) as you believe appropriate.    
3.        Meet with the Pastor to participate in the selection of hymns and review of Sunday service. 
4.        Distribute / collect / keep organized the music to / from choir members at Wednesday evening rehearsals. 
5.        Conduct Wednesday evening rehearsals (7:30 – 8:30 PM), pre-church rehearsals (8:45 – 9:15 AM), and Sunday Church services.
6.        Conduct special rehearsals when necessary and appropriate. (Sometimes we do a Christmas or Easter cantata)
7.        Help in recruiting student choir members as prudent and appropriate.  (We understand this is a team sport)    
8.        Participate in special evening worship activities.   (There are none scheduled at the present time – we have had Christmas Eve & Ash Wednesday services before.)

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