Part-Time Pianist

November 09, 2022

Morningstar UMC, a growing community of faith in Chelsea, Alabama, is seeking a part-time pianist/accompanist for our Classic Worship Experience (traditional style of worship). This individual will work cooperatively with the choral director in providing accompaniment and rehearsal assistance for the chancel choir, play for congregational singing, and other ancillary music during the Classic Worship Experience including prelude/postlude, offering meditation, and provide soloist accompaniment when requested.

The position requires the individual to be present for 48 services per year with two weeks paid vacation leave, scheduled in advance. In addition to the 48 scheduled Worship Experiences, three evening Worship Experiences (Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Good Friday) are also required. The accompanist is required to be thoroughly prepared for each worship time. Any additional worship times (such as weddings, funerals, etc.) are not required, but will be given first offer to the staff accompanist to negotiate. It is a necessity for this individual to be able to work closely with volunteer choir members, helping to maintain a productive, supportive, and loving atmosphere.

Salary is negotiable and is based on experience and educational background. The applicant may also feel free to submit a salary request when the resume is submitted. Please submit your resume and any other notations to our Office Manager, April, via email to


Organization: Morningstar UMC

Address: 11072 Highway 11 Chelsea AL 35043

Phone: (205) 678-2572

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