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Jarrett Rettman

11 Hallview Ct. Nottingham, MD 443-928-4237 jarrettrettman13@msn.com

Employment Experience in Church Music


Director of Music Ministries- Arnolia UMC July 2016-Present
Directs Praise Band, Chancel Choir, and Hand Bell Choir for two Worship experiences.
Rehearses all three ensembles weekly
Worships with ensembles weekly
Leads Worship from the organ, piano, and guitar
Plans all music for both Contemporary and Traditional Worship experiences
Plans additional Worship experiences with Pastor, committees, and additional staff
Organizes additional concert events for all three ensembles on and off campus
Writes, records, and produces original music with the praise band
Interim Choir and Hand Bell Director- Arnolia UMC January 2016-June 2016
Praise Band Leader- Arnolia UMC July 2011-June 2016

Volunteer Experience in Church Music


Youth Group Co-Leader- Arnolia UMC 2014-Present
Leads spiritually-centered youth organization with assistance from Miss Allison Nelson
Substitute Organist/Accompanist 2014-2016
Leads Worship and special services per fill-in basis or per request, occasional compensation
Celebration Ringers- Arnolia UMC 2013-2015
Worships with ensemble on Hand bells under the direction of Mr. Keith Derrickson
Summer Choral Camp- Arnolia UMC 2013
Assists Mr. Keith Derrickson as Co-Director of summer program for grades two through five.
Vacation Bible School- Arnolia UMC 2011-Present
Enhances summer program by leading elementary age children through vocal and instrumental
music for one week in preparation for a recital at the conclusion.
Praise Band- Arnolia UMC 2010-2011
Worships with ensemble on Electric Bass under the direction of Mr. Joel Hinck

Additional Musical Employment


Private Lessons- Piano, Bass, and Guitar 2017-Present
Provides guided study in a private setting for children of varying ages on a weekly basis
Baltimore Symphonic Band- CCBC Essex 2013-2015
Performs with ensemble on Clarinet under the direction of Mr. Christopher Wolfe
Organizes all sheet music and equipment for weekly rehearsals
Transports all gear for all performances
Musical Education and Private Training
Towson University 2016-Present
Completing Degree Program for Bachelor of Science in Music Education
Studies classical and jazz piano under the instruction of Dr. Lawrence Crawford
Liturgical Organ Training 2013-2017
Studies liturgical organ under the instruction of Mr. Keith Derrickson
Community College of Baltimore County 2013-2015
Completed Degree Program for Associate of the Arts in Music
Studies classical piano under the instruction of Mrs. Patricia Crossman
Classical Piano Training 2012-2013
Studies classical piano under the instruction of Mr. Keith Derrickson
Perry Hall High School 2009-2013
Graduated with High School Diploma
Performs under the direction of Mr. Scott Engel, Mr. Christian King, and Mr. Bryan Welker.

Pit Orchestra Employment


Spring Awakening- Spotlighters Theatre 2017
Performs with Pit Orchestra on Electric Bass under the direction of Mr. Michael Tan
Shrek: The Musical- The John Carroll School 2017
Performs with Pit Orchestra on Keyboard and Electric Bass under the direction
of Mrs. Julie Parrish
Evita- Spotlighters Theatre 2016
Performs with Pit Orchestra on Electric Bass under the direction of Mr. Michael Tan
Zombie Prom- Spotlighters Theatre 2015
Performs with Pit Orchestra on Electric Bass under the direction of Mr. Michael Tan
Avenue Q- Stillpointe Theatre 2015
Performs with Pit Orchestra on Electric Bass under the direction of Mr. Stacey Antoine
Jacques Brel is alive and well and living in Paris- Spotlighters Theatre 2015
Performs with Pit Orchestra on Electric Bass under the direction of Mr. Michael Feathers
The Rocky Horror Show- Spotlighters Theatre 2014
Performs with Pit Orchestra on Electric Bass under the direction of Mr. Michael Tan
Oer The Ramparts- Dundalk Community Theatre 2014
Performs with Pit Orchestra on Clarinet under the direction of Mr. Christopher Wolfe
Honk! The Musical- Artistic Synergy of Baltimore 2014
Performs with Pit Orchestra on Keyboard under the direction of Mr. Bob Hunter
Footloose- The John Carroll School 2014
Performs with Pit Orchestra on Electric Bass under the direction of Mrs. Julie Parrish
Godspell- The John Carroll School 2013
Performs with Pit Orchestra on Electric Bass under the direction of Mrs. Julie Parrish
The Rocky Horror Show- Tidewater Players 2013
Performs with Pit Orchestra on Electric Bass under the direction of Mrs. Lisa Woods
Experience in Ensembles at Perry Hall High School
Pit Orchestra 2013
Performs/studies with extra-curricular ensemble on Clarinet, Bass Clarinet and, Tenor
Saxophone under the direction of Mr. Scott Engel
Wind Ensemble 2012-2013
Performs/ studies with ensemble on Clarinet under the direction of Mr. Scott Engel
Rock and Roll Workshop 2012-2013
Performs/ studies with extra-curricular band on Piano under the direction of Mr. Christian King
Jazz Band 2011-2013
Performs/ studies with extra-curricular ensemble on Electric Bass under the direction of Mr.
Scott Engel.
Guitar Ensemble 2011-2012
Performs/ studies with extra-curricular ensemble on Acoustic and Electric Bass under the
direction of Mr. Christian King
Symphonic Winds 2010-2012
Performs/ studies with ensemble on Clarinet under the direction of Mr. Bryan Welker
Symphonic Band 2009-2010
Performs/ studies with ensemble on Clarinet under the direction of Mr. Scott Engel