Purpose: To accompany/lead a cantor/choir and assembly in liturgical song to enhance the prayerfulness of the Mass.
Responsibilities: To play the planned music, as given by the Music Director or other appropriate resources, at scheduled Masses. To practice required music outside of Mass.
Time Commitment: 1-2 times per month, 1-1.5 hours each.
Meeting Frequency and Time: Arranged with cantor/choir, usually 30-60 minutes prior to scheduled Sunday.
Additional Time Requirements: Practice time at home.
Duration of Commitment Needed: Year-round. Musicians are scheduled by church season. Cantors may submit dates of unavailability prior to the schedule release.
Additional Requirements: Must be a proficient pianist and/or organist. Experience accompanying a plus, but a period of training/mentoring can be provided to skilled individuals wishing to become a proficient accompanist.