Employment Status: Temporary
Reports to: Choir Director
Work Schedule: Approx. 3 hours a week plus additional performances
The Choir Accompanist will provide piano accompaniment while working with the Path with Art Singers and Choir Director during all rehearsals and performances.
Accompany Path with Art Singers at rehearsals and performances on piano
Classes are Mondays, weekly from September 11th-December 18th from 2:00 – 4:00 PM
There will be a few sporadic performances throughout this term that require accompaniment as well
Offer a supportive role to the Choir and the Choir Director as needed
Previous piano accompaniment, performance, and/or directing experience
Some jazz and/or rock improvisational skills or experience
A deep knowledge of rock, jazz, soul, and/or pop music with the ability to come up with thematic songs on the spot from these backgrounds is helpful
The ability to invent chord progressions for another’s melody as well as being able to play melodies on the piano by ear is helpful
Experience working with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures. Patience and generosity of spirit with individuals of all abilities/in all life situations.
A belief system aligned with Path with Art’s values, vision, and mission
Path with Art is an equal opportunity employer.
To apply, please send a letter for interest and your resume to Kate@pathwithart.org.