Westminster Presbyterian Church seeks a Praise Band
Director to direct all music activity at its 9 a.m. contemporary
worship service each Sunday. Skills include singing and playing
an instrument. Candidate must have a vibrant faith along with
experience singing, playing an instrument (preferably piano) and
directing singers and musicians in worship. This is a part-time
position, up to 10 hours a week. Salary commensurate with
experience. Please send resume to Pastor Wes Nordman at
“Marty Cohen calls what his band does ‘urban folk’…” (but) “If
you listen closely to their renditions of Cohen’s songs, you’ll
hear the underpinnings of Americana and pop music as well.”
–Sacramento News and Review (2018).
The band creates a sound that has been called “an inspired blend
of urban folk…with a pop twist” –Sacramento Bee.
René Jenkins is a multi-instrumentalist, ceremonial sound
practitioner, speaker, teacher and professional musician for over
25 years playing trombone, piano, and ancient indigenous
instruments. Versed in many styles of music from big band jazz,
funk, R&B, reggae, salsa, brass ensembles and pit orchestras,
René has backed many established artists in the industry such as
Natalie Cole, Johnny Mathis, the Temptations, Mary Wilson of the
Supremes, Joe Williams, Jah Levi & Gregg Allman, to name a few.