Westminster Presbyterian Church

Audition

Wilmington, DE USA
Audition
Deadline: 08/01/2021

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Church/TempleClassical/OperaEmerging ProProfessionalChorusSection Leader/SoloistVoicePaid

Description

Westminster Presbyterian Church (PCUSA), Wilmington, Delaware, seeks a TENOR section leader/soloist for the 2021–2022 program year (Sept.-June). A full voice, leadership experience in church and/or community choirs, professional solo experience, reliability, and mature interpersonal skills are desired. Position is renewable annually.

Westminster’s superb 50-voice semi-professional choir, with a long history of musical excellence and European concert tours, will return in September. Rehearsals will be on Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m. The choir will sing for the traditional Sunday service at 9 a.m. (8 a.m. call) as well as additional services at Christmas and Holy Week.

Pay scale is $75 per call for any service or rehearsal up to two hours in duration. A section leader can earn approximately $6,000 per season.

To apply, send brief bio/résumé and sound clip (sacred song or oratorio sung in English preferred) to Dr. F. Anthony Thurman, Director of Music/Organist, TonyThurman@wpc.org.

Westminster Presbyterian Church is a vibrant, inclusive, and caring community of faith that embraces all people. A unique fusion of tradition, innovation, and contemporary relevance enables Westminster to share the love of Christ and spread the word of God in a variety of ways. Westminster is committed to making a difference in the community and the world through inspiring worship and music, thought-provoking Christian education for adults, engaging programs for children and youth, generous local and global mission, compassionate congregational care and hospitality, hands-on environmental efforts, and timely support for racial and social justice. Westminster strives to eradicate systemic poverty, dismantle structural racism, further the inclusion of LGBTQ persons, seek understanding and reconciliation, protect God’s creation, and to be a good steward of the Earth’s resources.




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