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Job Listing Policy

You may list a position opening by e-mailing, writing, or calling:
Jeffrey Patry (jeffreypatry@yahoo.com)

Director of Music Ministry/Organist

First Lutheran Church

1555 40th Avenue Northeast

Columbia Heights, MN 55421

763.788.9653, ext. 109

612.327.9894 (cell)

Positions are listed for two months on our website. If the position is still open, the church may continue listing the position on a monthly basis. A fee of $50 is requested for this service, with the ad running 2 months, and an additional $15 for each month following.

Checks are to be made payable to: TCAGO (Twin Cities Chapter - American Guild of Organists). 

All churches advertising positions with the TCAGO will receive a packet of information including: Annual Employment Review Guidelines, AGO Code of Professional Standards, Code of Ethics. 

Members wishing more information on specific churches or positions should contact Jeffrey Patry.


Open Positions

Church of St. Michael
Farmington, Minnesota

Director of Music

The Church of St. Michael is seeking a highly skilled Director of Music. This full time position will lead all music ministry for the parish to provide engaging and prayerful worship experiences with the parish’s faith community. The position also provides liturgical support to the pastor.

Please see the full job description for the details.

21Sept22


Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd

Director of Worship and Music

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd (ELCA) seeks a Director of Worship and Music to plan and lead the worship and music life of the congregation, direct choral ensembles (adult and high school), collaborate with and provide leadership for other staff musicians (bell choir, youth choir, pre-school choir, and organist). Also serve as a member of a dedicated and creative pastoral staff and lay leadership team. This position is half-time.

Please see the full job description.

Contact Andrea Brandt at aldbrandt@yahoo.com for more information.

Exp 2Sep22


All Saints Catholic Church

Director of Liturgy and Worship

All Saints Director of Liturgy and Music supports mission and vision of the pastor and parish by overseeing all aspects of Liturgy and Music for the parish. The person in in this position is responsible for planning liturgical celebrations, including music at All Saints Parish, to align with principles that govern liturgy in the Church and reflective of the priorities and values of the local community. As a member of the parish ministry staff, this person works collaboratively with priests, liturgical staff, other parish and school staff, as well as parishioners to promote and communicate the parish mission.

See more details.

Exp15Aug22


Calvary Episcopal Church
111 Third Avenue SW
Rochester, MN 55902

Half-Time Director of Music and Organist
Calvary Episcopal Church is seeking a half-time Director of Music and Organist. The Director of Music will plan and execute music in all areas within the life of the parish, most importantly during worship. Calvary is steeped in tradition drawn from the Anglican Communion and liturgical calendar.

Education: Bachelor or equivalent

Please see the full job description for more details.

To apply, please email Dr. David Inwards (inwards.david@mayo.edu) and Dr. Stephanie Heller (heller.stephanie@mayo.edu)

Please apply by Friday, June 24, 2022.

Exp15Aug22


Holy Family Catholic Church
5900 West Lake Street
St. Louis Park, MN

--this position has been filled--

Director of Sacred Music

Summary of position:

The Director of Sacred Music is a full-time position and is supervised by the pastor of Holy Family Catholic Church in St. Louis Park. The director is responsible for the overall execution of the church’s sacred music program, with a pastoral approach, in line with church documents and the pastor’s vision for sacred music. This individual oversees the professionally paid Schola as well as the Parish Choir and Youth Choir. In addition to regular liturgies and weddings/funerals, duties also include the preparing and coordinating of our seasonal concert series. It is preferred that candidates also be able to serve as organist, though the position can be split into two positions if two candidates in different areas of expertise (organ and choral conducting) are the best match.

Please see the full job description.

Exp1Aug22


St. Barnabas Lutheran in Plymouth

Church Organist and Choir Accompanist

Responsibilities

  • Play organ and piano at two services at all Sunday services (9:00 am and 10:30 am) excluding those chosen as vacation time
  • Work with senior pastor to select worship liturgy and hymns for each worship service and special services of the church calendar
  • Select and prepare prelude and postlude music for services
  • Play organ and piano for special services as scheduled (e.g. Wednesday Lent, Holy Week)
  • Accompany the choir at Wednesday evening rehearsals and during Sunday worshipsong.
  • First refusal for all funeral services in our building. These are additional pay opportunities
  • Work with the choir director to support the Senior choir and other music groups

Please see the full job description.

Exp15Aug22


Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church
511 Groveland Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403

--this position has been filled--

Organist

Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church, a dynamic downtown Minneapolis church, seeks our next collaborative partner/organist in a part-time ministry position. Our organist plays for regular & special worship services, concerts, special events, funerals and weddings. In addition, this individual serves as principal accompanist for our Sanctuary Choir, ensembles and soloists throughout the year. Additional responsibilities are available as interest and expertise allow.

Exp15Aug22


Mount Olivet Lutheran Church
5025 Knox Avenue S
Minneapolis, MN

--this position has been filled--

Principal Organist

Purpose: to support the mission and ministry of Mount Olivet through the musical leadership of worship by demonstrating exceptional musical talent that enhances the strong history of Mount Olivet’s traditional worship services, overseeing instrument upkeep, managing contracting and scheduling of guest instrumentalists for various services and performance events, and collaborating with a dedicated team of colleagues to oversee the whole of the music and worship life of the Church.

Reports to: Director of Worship and Music

Please see the full job description.

Exp 9Aug22


Local Job Listings

Saint Paul Area Synod ELCA job openings

Minneapolis Area Synod ELCA music jobs

Episcopal Church in Minnesota jobs

United Methodist Church Minnesota Conference jobs

United Seminary External Job Board

American Choral Directors MN

Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis jo

Facebook group: MSP Church Gig Postings


National Job Listings

American Choral Directors National

Church Staffing

Fellowship of American Baptist Musicians jobs

The Fellowship of United Methodists in Worship and Music Arts

National Association of Pastoral Musicians

National Baptist Convention Music/Worship Arts Openings

Organiste.net positions available

Presbyterian Association of Musicians jobs

Royal School of Church Music America jobs

United Church of Christ Musicians Association



Job Boards requiring membership

The American Guild of Organists has a career center for AGO members. The service is accessed at the AGO website's Positions Available page.

Guild of Temple Musicians

Association of Anglican Musicians


More Music Organizations

Association of Disciple Musicians

The Baptist Church Music Conference

Church Music Association of America

Conference of Roman Catholic Cathedral Musicians

National Forum of Greek Orthodox Church Musicians


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