Search for Music Director

Grace Lutheran Church of (ELCA) of Evanston, Illinois, is seeking a quarter-time Music Director. We are a mid-sized congregation in a diverse area of Evanston with members active in many forms of outreach.  We are affirming, courageous, and caring, and committed to LGBTQIA+ affirmation, antiracism, and general inclusion. Our blended worship service represents music from diverse traditions within our congregation.


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Music Director

Job Description

  • Lead and accompany cantor and congregation during a single Sunday morning service

  • Experienced organist and pianist, skill with other instruments a plus

  • Direct a volunteer choir

  • Collaborate with Pastor and staff to plan worship services

  • Available for midweek services during Advent, Lent, Holy Week, and Christmas


  • Salary $13,000 to $16,000 (based on experience)

  • Estimated 8-10 hours per week
  • Four Sundays off per year

  • First right of refusal for participation in weddings and funerals

  • Relevant music and liturgical worship experience required

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to:

music-search@graceevanston.org.

The position will remain open until a suitable candidate is hired.