Canon Organist/Director of Music

Charleston, SC
Type: Lay
Posted Jan 20, 2021
Job Title
Canon Organist/Director of Music
Name of church or organization
Grace Church Cathedral
Charleston, SC
Job Description
Grace Church Cathedral invites applications for the position of CANON ORGANIST and DIRECTOR of MUSIC. Grace is a growing cathedral parish of 3,250 souls in the midst of the growing and thriving historic community of Charleston, SC. The Cathedral’s future growth and success will depend on continuing to build upon its vibrant choral music tradition. Currently the Director of Music is responsible for overseeing three adult choirs, a children’s choir and is supported by a Sub-Organist as well as a team of paid Section Leaders/Staff Singers. As Organist, s/he will accompany all services, four of which are on Sunday, a midweek (Sung) Eucharist on Wednesdays as well as other special liturgies offered throughout the year. The Director of Music will work directly with the Dean to ensure that the music program continues to be at the heart of cathedral life. Interested candidates are invited to apply to Candidates are asked to include their CV with references as well as any choral and organ recordings. This is a full-time salaried position. Salary is commensurate with education and experience (AGO guidelines). Apply no later than February 28, 2021. Position to begin August 1, 2021.
Type of Commitment
Full Time
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