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Positions Available

Birmingham AGO will provide a service to the greater music community by posting notices on this page of positions that are open in area churches and schools.

Interested institutions and individuals are invited to send notices of positions available to our webmaster. Notices should include details of expectations of the applicant and contact information for position itself.


Pianist- Shades Crest Baptist Church, Birmingham (5-31-2017)

Shades Crest Baptist Church seeks a committed Christian to serve as Pianist, a year-round position, defined as salary (no overtime pay), restricted part time. The expectation of attendance is for Sunday worship services, weekly rehearsals with the Sanctuary Choir, the Orchestra, and Youth Choir, and other special services, including (but not limited to) Christmas and Easter. A full job description and application information may be found on our website Shades Crest Baptist.


Organist/Assistant Music Director - Christ Episcopal Church, Tuscaloosa (5-5-2017)

CHRIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH in Tuscaloosa, Alabama is seeking an enthusiastic Organist and Assistant Music Director beginning mid-July 2017. Position is full-time with full benefits; the applicant will assist the Director of Music and accompany the five choirs on the new Létourneau, Opus 132, arriving for Easter 2018.

The candidate should also be an accomplished collaborative pianist willing to work energetically with the five choirs of the Alabama Choir School housed within the church. Recent yearly tours have taken us to Carnegie Hall in 2017, and for our thirtieth anniversary in 2015, nine days of performing in Japan.

Applicants should send a cover letter, current résumé, and references no later than Monday, June 5 to: Doff Procter, Director of Music, 605 Lurleen B. Wallace Blvd. N., Tuscaloosa, AL, 35401 or to

While every serious application will be gratefully received, only individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted before June 19.

For further information see Christ Church Episcopal and Alabama Choir School.

Pianist, Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church, Pleasant Grove (2-17-2017)

Pleasant Grove UMC, 452 Ninth Avenue, Pleasant Grove, AL 35127 is seeking someone with a strong Methodist background to be pianist for our church. The schedule is four hours per week divided between Wednesday evenings and Sunday mornings. The salary is $100 per week, but this is negotiable if the applicant is available to direct the choir as well.

Please contact Donna Pridmore at 205-337-4480 or Pastor Bridget Dowdy at 205-744-7171 if interested.


Organist - Shades Crest Baptist Church, Birmingham (7-15-2016)

Shades Crest Baptist Church seeks a Church Organist. This year-round position is defined as salary (no overtime pay), restricted part-time. Expectation of attendance is for Sunday worship services, rehearsals with the Sanctuary Choir and the Orchestra, and other special services, including (but not limited to) Christmas and Easter. The organ is an Allen Renaissance Organ (Model R-380) 80 stop, three manual organ with Midi sound module, purchased in 2003. Successful candidates should have extensive organ training, church worship experience that includes all types of music, and a commitment to being a strong team player. A full job description is located at Shades Crest Baptist. Contact us at 205-822-1360. Send all resumes and cover letters to or mail to Hiram Rollo, Shades Crest Baptist Church, 452 Park Ave., Birmingham, AL 35226.


Organist - Meadow Brook Baptist Church, Birmingham (4-12-2016)

Meadow Brook Baptist Church in Birmingham is seeking an organist. Responsibilities include playing for Sunday morning worship, assisting with Wednesday evening rehearsals, occasional Sunday evening services as well as playing for weddings and funerals. If selected to interview, please be prepared to play at least two selections of contrasting styles (both appropriate for traditional, protestant, evangelical worship), an example of hymn accompaniment, as well as sight read.

Please contact the Worship Pastor, David Vaughan for further information. Click here to visit the church website Meadow Brook Baptist.