Director of Music Ministry

Locust Valley, NY
Type: Lay
Posted Jun 17, 2022
Job Title
Director of Music Ministry
Name of church or organization
St. John’s of Lattingtown Episcopal Church
Location
Locust Valley, NY
Job Description
St. John’s (1917) is located on the north shore of Long Island – less than an hour from New York City….this is a full-timeministry and includes vacation, continuing education, medical, dental and pension benefits. Housing options are available….Our worship style is grounded in the creative traditions of our Anglican/Episcopal heritage. The organ was installed and designed by Sebastian Gluck in 2014. It consists of 20 ranks, with two manuals and pedals. Additionally, the church enjoys a Steinway B piano and Harpsicord….Pre-pandemic, Choral Scholars totaled 14 (SATB) members. These Choral Scholars come from Hofstra University, Queens College, and other New York universities and local Long Island high schools. The Junior Choral Scholar program is composed of members from across the entire community…recently hosted Bob Chilcott to teach Anglican choral music with many young musicians throughout Long Island. St. John’s cherishes Evensong along with other innovative musical programs such as Opera Night and Winter Jazz…Skills necessary include communicating with all age levels and abilities, overseeing a budget, introducing new music, collaborating with clergy and staff, and working within the church calendar to schedule services, programs, and rehearsals…Serves as organist at all principal services, including Sundays, holy days, weddings, and funerals; assists the clergy in the planning of liturgy and music; rehearses and directs the choirs; and assists in the planning and coordination of special musical programs. Recruit church members into every aspect of choir and music ministry…To apply, please e-mail a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, video clip(s), and two references to both Father Mark Fitzhugh at frmark@stjlat.org, and Mother Catherine Wieczorek at catherine@stjlat.org. Desired start time is late Summer/early Fall, 2022. Additional information is available upon request.
Type of Commitment
Full Time
Does this job pay?
Yes
Application Process
To apply, please e-mail:
1) a cover letter,
2) Curriculum Vitae,
3) video clip(s),
4) two references to
Father Mark Fitzhugh at frmark@stjlat.org,
Mother Catherine Wieczorek at catherine@stjlat.org.

Desired start time is late Summer/early Fall, 2022.
Additional information is available upon request.

Application Deadline
07/31/2022
Website
https://stjlat.org