Employment at Highlands Lutheran

Accompanist/Choir Director 

12 month, part-time, Sunday service from 10:00-11:30. Less time required over the summer months and increased time demands around the religious holidays

Salary: negotiated based on accompanying only, or additional work with choir

Highlands Lutheran Church is an active neighborhood ELCA church in northwest Denver. We are seeking an individual with strong musical leadership to play piano and/or organ and to possibly direct our small, but mighty choir which sings for selected Sunday morning services. We are in search of someone who is ready and willing to bring their creativity to worship through music and to collaborate in planning.

Job responsibilities:

  • Piano/organ accompaniment for hymns, songs, and musical liturgy during weekly Sunday morning worship service
  • Attend monthly Worship & Music team meeting (1.5 hr.)
  • Lead choir rehearsal once a week on Thursdays from September through May (negotiable)
  • Choose appropriate, meaningful piano and choral music for Sunday morning worship and prepare special music for Sunday services such as preludes, offertories, etc.
  • Work closely with the pastor to assure a smoothly running Sunday worship


  • Love of God, worship, and music
  • Demonstrated skill in piano and/or organ
  • Choral direction experience

Please send your resume and a cover letter with “ATTN Music Director Search” in the Subject line to:



Resumes and applications will be accepted between now and September 15 - interviews will be held during the last two weeks of September.

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