First Church in Hopkinton is a vibrant and diverse congregation with a strong tradition of choral and instrumental music. We are seeking a gifted and experienced organist with piano skills to accompany our music program. The ideal candidate will have a passion for the organ’s place in enhancing worship, familiarity with organ and sacred repertoire, and experience accompanying choirs, soloists, and instrumental ensembles. Click here to read a detailed job description.

  • Sunday morning worship service at 10 AM.
  • Wednesday night Choir practices 7:30-9 PM with 9:00 AM Sunday warm-up.
  • Special services include but not limited to: Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, and Maundy Thursday.

Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. Five paid Sundays off per year.

Organ: W.B.D. Simmons organ, rebuilt 2002 by Andover Organ Co. 2 manual, 15 stops.

Piano: Hardman Peck & Co. grand piano, refurbished 2013.

Submit a letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three (3) references electronically to:
Rev. Dr. Jim Howard at
Or via mail to:
Organist Search – First Congregational Church of Hopkinton
1548 Hopkinton Road
Hopkinton, New Hampshire 03229

Applications close when a suitable candidate is found.