Work Place:  Gethsemane Lutheran Church
Location:   Hopkins, MN
Post Date:  07/22/2021
Deadline:  Until Filled

Director of Music Opening:

Gethsemane Lutheran Church, Hopkins, MN is looking for a full time Director of Music to continue a long history of choral and music excellence in worship and community outreach.

Position Summary:

The Director of Music is responsible for administering the music ministry throughout the work of the congregation. This includes working with worship, choral ministries, bell choirs, as well as a wide range of other vocal and instrumental music. This person oversees all music staff and works in partnership with the full staff to further the mission of the church.

Required Qualifications:

Experience in church music and directing. Ability to lead vocal, instrumental music, and bell choirs, with teaching techniques. Knowledge of the liturgical calendar and Lutheran practices.

Preferred Qualifications:

Ability to play piano and accompany ensembles. Ability to relate to children, youth, and adults. Knowledge and use of music transposing software. Ability to coordinate musicians and volunteers. Prior experience in supervision of music staff and volunteers.

Inquiries can be directed to Pr John Nelson, 952-935-1753. Full job description can be found at


Contact Person:  Pr. John Nelson

Contact Phone:  (952) 935-1753

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