Accompanist

Date Posted: 06/07/2019

Soka University of America (SUA) seeks an accompanist (piano) to assist in voice classes starting in September, 2019.

Description of Responsibilities

  • Support three sections of small group voice lessons (total 14 students) and a small chorus
  • Hours: Monday and Wednesday from 4:30 – 6:40 pm, plus additional rehearsal times (see below, not over 2 hours per week during the semester) for a total of 4 – 6 hours weekly
  • Work with instructor as needed in preparation for classes
  • Rehearse with individual students in preparation for recitals
  • Accompany singers and chorus as needed during the final week of the semester 

Qualifications

  • Strong sight-reading skills
  • Experience playing and accompanying for a wide range of repertoire, from classical to jazz, pop, and show tunes
  • Experience with rehearsal procedures for voice students in an academic setting a plus 

Application

  • Submit CV including education, professional experience and names and contact information for three references. No recordings at this time, please. 

Compensation

  • Competitive hourly rate, commensurate with experience

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment is contingent on the completion of a successful background check. 

Please apply by submitting your letter of interest, a curriculum vitae and three professional references through Interfiolio using this link: http://apply.interfolio.com/64075

 Please send any inquiries to this email address:  jobs@soka.edu

 

Soka University of America is an equal opportunity employer.