Organist -- Lynnewood United Methodist Church
Lynnewood United Methodist Church is a small (~ 350 members), active congregation in Pleasanton, CA who seeks a part-time organist, starting January 2014. During the academic year, Lynnewood has 2 Sunday services, while during the summer Lynnewood goes to a schedule of only 1 service per Sunday. Lynnewood has an electronic Allen Organ Master Design Series MDS-36 installed in 1995.
The organist would be required to provide service music (prelude, postlude, offertory and hymn accompaniment) for all worship services (Sundays and special seasonal evening services such as Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, etc.)
He/She should be fluent in a wide variety of styles of music including classical. He/She should be able to select music appropriate to the various liturgical seasons. Ability to collaborate with the pastors, church pianist, and the director of music is required. Ability to accompany soloists and/or choirs as necessary is also required.
Salary: To be negotiated; dependent on experience and skill level.
For more information about the church, go to www.lynnewood.org.
Donna Kirch at Lynnewood United Methodist Church, 925-846-0221 or e-mail at hr[at]lynnewood[dot]org.