Church Street Percussionist

Church Street Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America is in search of an experienced percussion accompanist for its Gospel Ensemble (GE). Primary responsibilities of the position are to provide percussion (acoustic drums) accompaniment to the musical selections performed by the pianist for the Gospel Ensemble during the morning worship services on 2nd, 4th and potentially 5th Sunday at 9:30 am. Weekly commitment of approximately one- and one-half hours per worship service a month and one and one-half hour for GE choir’s rehearsals. Experience playing acoustic drums in a church setting for Traditional and Contemporary Gospel music is required.

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This is a position announcement that will be open until filled for a position vacancy beginning as early as 1 January 2020.  Review of applications will begin 9 Dec 2019 for consideration of applications received by 7 Dec 2019.  Reviews will continue every second week after 9 Dec for any additional applications, if not filled.  When the position is filled, it will be announced on the above website.   Candidates may be invited to participate in a regular rehearsal of the GE to demonstrate their music performance skills, proficiency, suitability and compatibility with the Ensemble and type of music performed.   Employment status will be as a part time employee and completion and submission of IRS FORM W-4 will be required.

Questions about the position may be submitted to jobs@churchstcpca.org.