Church Music Scholars Program 2014-2015
In its inaugural year, the Church Music Scholars Program of First Baptist Church of Raleigh is designed to provide active local church experience in a vital music ministry for students on the undergraduate or graduate level. A stipend is provided. Students studying in all areas of music are welcome to apply. Students with keyboard proficiency and/or interest in children’s music education are strongly encouraged to apply in the 2014-15 school year.
- completed application (Application Form) and audition
- participation in weekly rehearsals (the schedule may be adjusted depending on the scholar’s interests/skills)
Wednesdays from 5:45 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sundays at 10:30 a.m.
- Participation in 11:00 a.m. worship service on Sundays
The 2014-2015 schedule is from September 3 – December 7 and January 7 – May 3.
Attendance is required on Sunday, December 7, 2014 (AM and PM) and Sunday, May 3, 2015 (AM and PM).
Six absences from rehearsals and five absences from services are permitted with prior approval.
Remuneration is $1400 per school year (paid in 8 installments).
The number of Scholars selected is dependent upon available funding. Individuals interested in the Church Music Scholars Program should contact Mary Alice Seals by August 20, 2014.