Bass Section Leader (Rye, NY)

Date Posted: 
August 17, 2023
Organization Name: 
Christ’s Church (Rye)
Contact Email: 
Salary Range: 
$290/week; $10,000/yr; travel stipends available
Job Description: 

We are looking for a committed, kind, open-minded bass section leader with excellent sight reading, as well as choral straight tone and solo performance capabilities.

Choir rehearsals are on Wednesday evenings at Christ's Church, 2 Rectory St, Rye, NY. The Choir sings at services from September to June for Sunday service, as well as Episcopal holy days, and special events.

To apply, please send your resume and audio of your voice in two contrasting styles (one excerpt of a choral piece, one solo piece any style) to our Music Director and Choirmaster Dr. Evelyn DeGraf at

Christ’s Church Choir, under direction of Dr. DeGraf, is an ensemble comprised of a dedicated and experienced group of adult singers, professional section leaders, and advanced youth choir members. Rooted in the Anglican tradition, the offered service music and performed concert repertoire spans from early vocal polyphony to contemporary compositions.

In recent years, the choir has sung services at the Washington National Cathedral, the Cathedral of St John the Divine, NYC and the Church of St. Mary the Virgin, NYC, and has also recorded three albums.

Rehearsals: Wednesday 7-830pm. $130.

Services: Sunday 8:50am-11am. $160.

Holy days: $200.

Travel stipends available.