Seven students from the Cline School of Music at North Greenville University auditioned in six categories for the South Carolina National Association of Teachers of Singing Student Auditions on Friday, March 15 in Columbia at the University of South Carolina. They are Lachune Boyd, Laporshia Boyd, Josh Brown, Hannah Clayton, Hannah Hunter, Beth Keith and Caleb Ruppe. Students were able to compete in both classical and music theatre categories appropriate to their respective ages and level of study. Participating students prepare solo literature of 3-6 songs in each category and are assessed by three judges from around the state. One student from North Greenville University, Caleb Ruppe, won his classical category, Freshman College Men at the state level, qualifying him to advance to the regional auditions.
The Mid-Atlantic Regional NATS auditions were held in Charleston, SC at the College of Charleston on Saturday, April 6. The Mid-Atlantic Region includes Maryland, Washington, D. C., Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina. Caleb Ruppe also won his classical category at the Mid-Atlantic Regional NATS in College Freshman Men.
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Travelers Rest United Methodist is looking for a Worship Leader for their Contemporary Service who will be primarily responsible for helping to plan the service and leading/performing the music for corporate worship at the 9:00 service. Contact Rick Blackwell at 864 836-6006.
Unity Baptist Church in
Simpsonville, SC is seeking an interim Praise & Worship leader. This is a
paid position. Contact Sherry Jordan at 864 243-3388, the church at 864
862-5138 or email UnityB@bellsouth.net.
Roper Mountain Baptist Church in Greenville, is
seeking a piano accompanist to play for worship services on Sunday morning and
evening and for choir practice on Wednesday night. Contact Doug Noland at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 803
Pendleton United Methodist Church is currently seeking a part-time Director of Music. A full position description is available upon request at email@example.com. Three references are required. Salary is competitive.
Hope Point Church in Spartanburg is currently searching for a
Worship Leader. Their service is contemporary (with band) and meets once per
week in a high school gymnasium. They are a mobile church with an attendance of
almost 400 adults each week. You may visit their website: hopepoint.org. On the
website under Resources, then Employment at HP, you will find a job application
that should be completed and submitted.
A new Southern Baptist church plant,
called the WELL is forming in Landrum, SC (20 minutes from NGU). They are in
need of a youth leader during this summer. Anyone who has the desire to be part of a new church
focusing on ministry, please contact Mark Branyon, 864-510-1281. This is a
unique opportunity for someone who has a vision of reaching a community in
transition and meeting the worship needs of a diverse congregation. It meets at
Landrum High School and works also with Breakthrough Church on highway 14.
Brandon Poore (graduate of NGU) is the lead pastor.
Oak Crest Baptist Church in Greenville is seeking a pianist
for Sunday and Wednesday services. Contact 269-3913 for
Draytonville Baptist in Gaffney is seeking someone to play
the organ at their church. Must be there on Sunday morning and evening if
possible. It is a paid position. If interested please call Pastor Keith
Harrill at 864-491-0739.
Emmanuel Lutheran in Easley is seeking a pianist for Sunday morning
worship and Wednesday choir practice. Contact Mr. Warren Lutz at 864 414-6064.
Pendleton United Methodist Church in Pendleton, SC is
seeking a part time organist. A description of the position is available upon
Three references are required. Salary is competitive. Call 864 646-3355 for
Double Springs Baptist Church on Hwy 290 (Locust Hill Rd)
needs a pianist. This is a temporary position. For more information please
contact: Debbie Burden, Double Springs Baptist Church 864-517 – 2348 firstname.lastname@example.org
Southside Fellowship in Greenville has begun a residency program for
young worship leaders and is looking for graduates who are interested in a
full-time ministry of leading worship in the local church. The residency is
meant to be a safe place of learning for those who are just beginning-- ideally
a two year commitment. Contact Matt Rexford. http://www.southsidefellowship.org/default.aspx?page=3748
Locust Hill Baptist Church, located in Northern Greenville
County, is seeking a part-time Worship Leader. Locust Hill is a healthy,
growing church with a blended style of worship. The worship leader will be
responsible for planning and conducting worship services, directing the choir,
praise team and instrumentalists. If interested, please send a resume to
Memorial United Methodist Church Greer, SC is seeking a Director
of Children’s Music. Duties include children’s music rehearsals on Sunday
evenings from 5:00-7:00pm, starting with elementary hand bells (5:00-5:30pm), Preschool
(6:15-7:00pm) & Elementary choir (5:30-6:15pm). NO KEYBOARD SKILLS
REQUIRED, BUT MUST BE ABLE TO READ MUSIC! Contact Jessica J. Crim at 864