Children’s Choir Accompanist – St. Joseph School/Parish, Cold Spring

St. Joseph School/Parish is seeking a Children’s Choir Accompanist.  The primary role of the accompanist/assistant is to play the piano at choir practices and events.  The accompanist should be present at all practices and all masses/events that involve the Children’s Choir. The Children’s Choir sings at the first Saturday 5:00 Mass of each month during the school year (October through May), in addition to Christmas Eve, Easter Morning, sacramental Masses, May Crowning, Christmas Collage Concert, and Graduation.

The accompanist would be required to be present at weekly practices.  These practices are on Fridays from 3:40-5:00.  The accompanist would need to remain onsite with the choir director until all the students have been picked up.  Additional job requirements are as follows: Virtus certified and compliant, work well with children, have knowledge of or experience with choral music, be familiar with the format of Catholic Masses, must be a competent pianist and be able to sight read difficult pieces of music, must be able to sing the alto or soprano vocal part while playing the accompaniment.

Interested candidates should contact Principal Sue Greis at 859-441-2025 or submit a resume to sgreis@stjoeschool.net.