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Full or part-time music positions that are currently open at local churches or academic institutions, posted in the order of date submitted. To submit an available position, please visit this page and follow the instructions. To ask that a position be removed, contact the webmaster. Positions will be listed for 90 days unless otherwise advised.

Part-time Organist
Bering Memorial United Church of Christ
1440 Harold St
Houston, Texas 77006

Rob Seible
832.455.0713 (cell)


Number and Times of Services

  • 10:50 am Sunday Service
  • 7:15 pm Thursday Rehearsal


  • Play 1 rehearsal and 1 service per week
  • Play piano when appropriate


  • Familiarity with standard organ literature
  • Ability to play alternate harmonization


  • We hire a string quartet during Lent and trumpets/timpani for Easter

Posted April 15, 2024

Interim Church Organist
Holy Spirit Episcopal Church
12535 Perthshire Rd
Houston, Texas 77024-4186

Gardner Headrick


Number and Times of Services

  • 10:30 am Sunday Eucharist
  • Special services such as weddings and funerals as able


  • Work with the Rector (pastor) remotely to select four Hymns for each Sunday from the Episcopal Church Hymnal of 1982
  • Offer a prelude and postlude each Sunday appropriate to our worship style
  • Use the Church’s organ throughout the week as needed for practice
  • Utilize available funding for solo vocalists on Sundays at the discretion of the Rector


  • A stipend of $400.00 will be offered for each Sunday service

Additional Information

  • Begin as soon as possible and commit through the end of August 2024
  • Receive automatic consideration for future employment including Choir Director at the Church
  • Gardner Headrick between the hours of 9:00 am and 4:00 pm at the number above or send a resume to

Posted April 2, 2024

Part-time Organist and Choir Director
Calvary Episcopal Church
806 Thompson Rd.
Richmond, Texas 77406

Dr. Janet Soller, Search Chair
713 380 7192 (please text)


Number and Times of Services

  • 8:00 a.m. Sunday Worship Service (usually Rite I – Holy Eucharist)
  • Special Services on Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter, and Christmas
  • Other special Services may include Lessons and Carols, and Evensong, and as assigned by the Rector


  • Choose and perform musical selections for services, in collaboration with the rector. To include hymns, anthems, service music, preludes, postludes, and transitional music as needed. This should be done with at least a two-week lead time
  • Proof the bulletin to ensure that music selections and lyrics are as provided, as well any pertinent copyright information
  • Lead and rehearse choir once during the week (usually Sunday afternoons) and on Sunday morning before 8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist
  • Coordinate/budget for and secure hiring of supplemental musicians (e.g., soloists and instrumentalists)
  • Schedule and oversee the upkeep of instruments, especially by arranging for regular tunings, etc.
  • Assistance with weddings and funerals with first right of refusal and established fees
  • Recruit, instruct and encourage new choir members
  • Maintain music library inventory
  • Maintain a regular schedule of personal rehearsals
  • Advance musical excellence at Calvary
  • Advance congregational musical participation
  • Attend a monthly staff meeting and a biweekly meeting with the Rector (if available depending on other work commitments)


  • Excellence in Organ performance
  • Bachelor of Music, Master of Music preferred
  • Previous experience conducting a choir is preferred
  • Knowledge and experience within the Anglican/Episcopal tradition of worship preferred
  • Successful completion of Diocese of Texas training courses, “Safeguarding God’s People” and “Safeguarding God’s Children” and background check


  • Aeolian Skinner Opus 1462 pipe organ with ability to pre-record and play back service music. Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. – Opus 1462, 1965 | Calvary Episcopal Church – Richmond, TX, US | Pipe Organ Database
  • Mason and Hamlin Model A Grand Piano


  • The position is 12-15 hours/week with a salary and two weeks’ vacation.
  • The annual salary is negotiable and will depend upon training and experience.

Additional Information:

  • Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, list of references, and video(s) of your organ performance(s) to
    Dr. Janet Soller at
  • Youtube links for videos are preferred
  • Application deadline is April 14, 2024
  • The position reports to The Rector, The Rev. Ralph B. Morgan
  • Calvary Episcopal Church has a school campus, Calvary Episcopal Preparatory
  • As our mission states: “Calvary welcomes and embraces all who join us in doing the work of Christ in our
    community.” Our growing congregation is filled with the love of the Lord. The ideal Organist/Choir Director
    candidate should present a vision that incorporates examples of teamwork and leadership for developing vibrant
    musical in our liturgy by the choir and congregation.
  • You may contact Dr. Soller by email or text for any additional questions.

Posted March 18, 2024

Part-Time Organist
Saint Dunstan’s Episcopal Church
14301 Stuebner Airline Rd.
Houston, TX 77069

David Horn, Director of Music
281-440-1600 (Office)
713-501-4000 (Mobile)


Number and Times of Services/Rehearsals

  • 1 service, Sunday, 11:15 a.m. 10:30 warm-up
  • 1 rehearsal, Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.


  • Liaise with the Director of Music to select appropriate music for the liturgical season
  • Accompany rehearsals and services
  • May be asked to vocally rehearse music in sectionals


  • Must have accredited training in organ technique and pedagogy
  • Excellent sight-reading skills


  • Rodgers 3-manual organ with MIDI
  • Extensive choral library
  • Dedicated choir room with an upright piano

posted February 19, 2024