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Experience Experience
01/2015 present
Philadelphia, PA
Accompanist Coordinator, Voice Department
Philadelphia, PA
Accompanist Coordinator, Voice Department
01/2015 present
Philadelphia, PA
Accompanist Coordinator, Voice Department
01/2015 present
  • Manage Accompanist Program budget, including the coordination of timesheets
  • Contribute to policy development and review of the Accompanist Program Handbooks
  • Manage 80+ part-time student and staff accompanists
  • Maintain the Accompanist Program database, and schedule accompanists for Voice Department courses, Summer Programs, and special events
  • Consult with Human Resources on best practice, and the Office of Student Employment to ensure compliance with specific rules and limits of F-1 student employment on campus
  • Audition, hire, and train new student and staff accompanists
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Department Chair(s)
11/2008 12/2014
Chicago, IL
Accompanist, African Dance, BCB
Chicago, IL
Accompanist, African Dance, BCB
11/2008 12/2014
Chicago, IL
Accompanist, African Dance, BCB
11/2008 12/2014
  • Accompany African dance technique class
  • Communicate with instructor
  • Punctual and respectful
  • Application Instructions Specific to this Position
  • Model ethical and professional behavior, including confidentiality of information
  • Excellent musician
  • Accompany Visiting Artists' concerts, clinics and workshops
10/2002 09/2008
Dallas, TX
Temporary Accompanist
Dallas, TX
Temporary Accompanist
10/2002 09/2008
Dallas, TX
Temporary Accompanist
10/2002 09/2008
  • Are self-critical, questioning, and committed to personal excellence and self-improvement
  • Participate in Ensemble Department performances and/or additional rehearsals
  • Assist students and faculty during class time
  • Act as "house band" for regularly scheduled Ensemble Department classes
  • Promote a climate of respect for personal and cultural differences
  • Value ethical behavior in all aspects of personal and professional life
  • Cultivate a supportive learning environment
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Piano
Bachelor’s Degree in Piano
Temple University
Bachelor’s Degree in Piano
Skills Skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills including tact, diplomacy, and adaptability to work effectively with senior administration, faculty, staff, and students
  • Exceptional time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and handle competing demands
  • Model ethical and professional behavior, including confidentiality of information
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (particularly Word and Excel) and Google Drive. Familiarity of FileMaker Pro database software,
  • Excellent musician
  • Effective communicator, written and oral, with the ability to interpret and translate policy and procedural information to a diverse group of constituents
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Department Chair(s)
  • Contribute to policy development and review of the Accompanist Program Handbooks
  • Manage 80+ part-time student and staff accompanists
  • Observe and evaluate accompanists' performance, with a focus on continual improvement to enhance the classroom learning experience
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Collaborative Pianist / Piano Accompanist Resume Examples & Samples

  • Rehearse and perform with instrumental students for lessons, performances, studio classes, master classes, competitions, and juries (90%)
  • Accompany for auditions as requested (10%)
  • Have experience with traditional and contemporary instrumental repertoire
  • Sight-read / learn quickly
  • Have an awareness of stylistic concerns throughout the instrumental repertoire
  • Guide musical decisions through references to musical devices, such as phrase, pitch, register, etc
  • Communicate with faculty, supervisors, staff, and students
  • Coordinate schedule daily and weekly throughout the semester
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Temporary Accompanist Resume Examples & Samples

  • Act as "house band" for regularly scheduled Ensemble Department classes
  • Participate in Ensemble Department performances and/or additional rehearsals
  • Accompany Visiting Artists' concerts, clinics and workshops
  • Assist students and faculty during class time
  • Some nights/weekends may be required
  • Strong “ear” skills and experience in accompanying vocal oriented music, specifically jazz, pop, r&b, rock and gospel
  • The ability to learn music quickly by ear
  • Ability to be a team player
  • Cultivate a supportive learning environment
  • Promote a climate of respect for personal and cultural differences
  • Value ethical behavior in all aspects of personal and professional life
  • Are self-critical, questioning, and committed to personal excellence and self-improvement
  • Demonstrate a willingness to take on big challenges and see them through
  • Bachelors degree a plus
  • * Application Instructions Specific to this Position ***
3

Accompanist, African Dance, BCB Resume Examples & Samples

  • Accompany African dance technique class
  • Ability to improvise in various meters
  • Communicate with instructor
  • Ability to vary music offered
  • Punctual and respectful
  • 1 year experience accompanying dance classes
  • Basic understanding of music for dance
4

Dance Accompanist Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree in Music
  • One year of experience in piano / percussion accompaniment
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and professionalism as a collegial team member, with the ability to influence and build working relationships with a diverse group of constituents
  • Improvisation and music skills
  • Ability to read sheet music
  • Ability to perform on piano and percussion instruments
5

Dance Accompanist Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ballet (All levels) and related classes
  • Modern Dance (All levels) and related classes
  • Minimum 3 years experience in studio and/or academic settings
  • Demonstrated knowledge in the areas of: music repertory for dance and appropriate modes of music improvisation
  • Demonstrated ability to arrive on time to every class with rare incidences of absence
  • Ability to focus on what each class demands, watch dancers and listen to instructor, offer music that complements dance work performed by the students
  • Exhibit behavior that supports the mission, vision, and values of the university. Communicate and employ interpersonal actions that model high standards of professional, responsible, accountable, and ethical conduct. Demonstrate a commitment to outstanding customer service
  • Typically an accompanist will be an experienced music professional with at least 3 years experience accompanying ballet, and/or modern related classes
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Accompanist Coordinator, Voice Department Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manage 80+ part-time student and staff accompanists
  • Audition, hire, and train new student and staff accompanists
  • Maintain the Accompanist Program database, and schedule accompanists for Voice Department courses, Summer Programs, and special events
  • Manage Accompanist Program budget, including the coordination of timesheets
  • Consult with Human Resources on best practice, and the Office of Student Employment to ensure compliance with specific rules and limits of F-1 student employment on campus
  • Observe and evaluate accompanists' performance, with a focus on continual improvement to enhance the classroom learning experience
  • Contribute to policy development and review of the Accompanist Program Handbooks
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Department Chair(s)
  • Excellent musician
  • Extensive knowledge of a wide variety of contemporary musical styles required, with additional familiarity of musical theater and classical vocal repertoire preferred
  • Effective communicator, written and oral, with the ability to interpret and translate policy and procedural information to a diverse group of constituents
  • Strong interpersonal skills including tact, diplomacy, and adaptability to work effectively with senior administration, faculty, staff, and students
  • Exceptional time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and handle competing demands
  • Model ethical and professional behavior, including confidentiality of information
  • Must demonstrate a commitment to the diversity of a multicultural population, and excel within a team-based environment
  • Ability to operate live sound, microphones, and PA systems preferred
  • A minimum of 2 years office and project management experience preferred
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (particularly Word and Excel) and Google Drive. Familiarity of FileMaker Pro database software, a plus
  • Experience with social media marketing and web content management, a plus
  • Bachelors degree is required, with a major in music or music business (or equivalent professional experience) preferred
  • Cover letter (2-page max)
  • Current resume or curriculum vitae
  • Letters of recommendation from at least two (2) references