The Music Director for Holy Trinity Parish is a person of faith who has a thorough understanding of the Roman Catholic liturgy. Responsible for the effective planning, coordination and execution of music within all the liturgical celebrations of the parish, including four weekend masses from 4:00 p.m. on Saturday through and including the 11:00 a.m. mass on Sunday and all Holy Days of Obligation, Ash Wednesday, Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Vigil, Thanksgiving, All Soul’s Day, monthly St. Peregrine service and weekly school masses.
Collaborates with the Pastor, under his supervision, and with other members of the parish staff, integrating his or her own area of responsibility with the overall parish mission. Selects and plans music in cooperation with the Pastor, Principal and other liturgy teams/committee for use in parish and school liturgies and all parish sacramental and social celebrations while providing them with consultation and needed assistance. Selects and develops participation aids for the congregation, selects and maintains musical instruments, coordinates services and schedules of parish musicians, assures copyright permission, etc. Prepares and manages the budget for the parish music program in collaboration with the Pastor. Assist Pastor with special projects, as they develop.
This ministry demands professional training in music and liturgy. Bachelor's Degree or equivalent is required, though a more professional qualification - such as the equivalent of a Master's Degree in music and liturgy - is preferred. All candidates must pass a criminal background check and become VIRTUS certified.
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Sun: 7:00am, 9:00am, 11:00am
Daily Mass - Mon-Sat: 8:00am
*Daily Friday Mass during School Year - 8:15am
Confession - Sat: 2:45 - 3:45pm
Holy Trinity Catholic Parish
25 East Richmond Street
Westmont, IL 60559