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Job TitlePart Time Music Director/Organist
OrganizationOur Redeemer Lutheran Church
ContactJames Hageman
Address9135 Shelley Ave
LocationOverland, Missouri 63114
Position Overview-Our Redeemer Lutheran Church (LCMS) in Overland, Missouri is looking to hire an organist and/or music director. Current Music Director Steve Kohlmeier will be retiring on August 31, 2022. The congregation is looking for an organist proficient at playing an electronic piano and an organ of the following description.
- 43 Ranks
- Great Swell and Pedal chambers
- 2 manuals
- Full pedalboard
- 10 general pre-sets
- 5 pre-sets each on Great and Swell
- 100-bank memory

Our Redeemer has a rich music tradition in its 110 year history. Church services are currently held Sunday mornings at 8:00 and 10:45 a.m. and Monday evenings at 6:30 p.m. It currently has a 16 voice adult choir and worship leader soloist in its late Sunday services. Interested applicants for the combined or individual positions can contact the church office at (314) 427-3444 or

Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Overland is looking for a musician who can fill the roles of organist and music director for the congregation. The position is part time (20 hrs or less per week, including Sunday and Monday services).

Responsibilities and Duties:

1. With the pastor, plan services for the regular worship of the congregation.
2. Select music for and direct the church choir.
3. Provide musical leadership for regular services, including 8:00 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. services on Sunday, and 6:30 p.m. service on Monday, for midweek services in Advent and Lent, for special services during Holy Week and Christmas, and for occasional services such as weddings and funerals.
4. Select songs for and lead the Praise Team.
5. Maintain and have tuned the pianos and organ.
6. The Organist/Music Director is responsible to the Pastor and the Board of Elders

Qualifications and Skills:
1. Must be proficient in organ and other keyboard instruments.
2. Must have knowledge of and experience in Lutheran hymnody and choral music.
3. Must live a life of Christian moral integrity.
4. It is preferred that the applicant be a confessing Lutheran and have an understanding of Lutheran culture.

Interested parties may contact the church at (314) 427-3444 or


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