Associates degree in Music Performance; Collaborative, or related field. Master's or Doctor of Musical Arts would be helpful. Three years of experience in a related field. The successful candidate will be a proven instrumental accompanist and a strong performer who thrives in a collaborative environment. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Provides piano accompaniment for selected classes and events such as recitals, concerts, master classes, school auditions, or other accompanying duties.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Primary responsibilities include providing piano accompaniment for selected classes and events such as faculty and student recitals, concerts, master classes, and school auditions or other accompanying duties as assigned. The candidate will have a broad understanding of and experience with standard instrumental solo repertoire, and should show a wide variety of experience with instrumental recitals and chamber music collaboration.
Internal Number: 26639
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