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Music Director

St Anthony Church (San Gabriel)

Posted

08/08/2022

Expires

09/22/2022

Description

Job Description: The Music Director will work part-time (20 hrs/week), report to the Administrator, and play a crucial role in recognizing the gifts of the laity and making a space for them in the liturgical life of the parish. The Music Director is responsible for leading volunteer musicians for major liturgies and events, scheduling musicians for weddings, quinceaneras, and funerals, and developing and directing volunteer choirs for the Saturday Vigil Mass and Sunday evening Youth Mass.

Primary Responsibilities:
· Recruit, develop and direct youth choir for Sunday 5pm youth mass, including instrumental accompanists. Select and rehearse music.
· Develop, direct contemporary choir for Saturday 5pm mass. Select and rehearse music.
· Support other liturgy music leaders in developing their respective choirs.
· Coordinate and direct parish musicians for major liturgies, including Holy Week, Easter, Christmas, Our Lady of Guadalupe, First Communions, Confirmations, and other large holy days and events.
· Liaison to parishioners for wedding, funeral, and quinceañera music needs, scheduling parish musicians as needed.
· Maintain music library and all required music licenses.
· Ensure compliance with Archdiocesan safe environment requirements, including Virtus training and fingerprinting of all liturgy and music staff and volunteers.
· Maintain church audio mixers, microphones, cables, stands, and instruments.
· Provide training and ongoing formation of volunteers.

Requirements

Qualifications:
· Training in music or music education.
· Experience in coordinating and directing music/choral groups.
· Familiar with a variety of Catholic liturgical music and “Praise and Worship” music
· Bilingual (Spanish/English) required.
· Able to coordinate and direct multilingual choir (Spanish/English/Vietnamese) for major liturgies.
· Proficient in keyboard performance and vocal skill.
· A desire to serve God’s people and see Christ in others.

Information/Application Contact

St Anthony Church (San Gabriel)

1901 S. San Gabriel Blvd

San Gabriel, CA 91776

frspencer@saintanthonyparishsg.org