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Accompanists are pianists who accompany other performers such as singers, dancers, and instrumentalists. Typical work duties completed by an Accompanist are rehearsing on a regular basis, learning new music, collaborating with other performers, travelling for performances, making media appearances, and promoting themselves and their partners. Resume samples for Accompanist showcase skills such as performance experience, being able to follow the other performer's pace, the ability to work with all kinds of people, and self-promotion skills. Most resumes in the field make display of a degree in accompanying or collaborative keyboard.

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Accompanist

Accompanied school choirs on piano for daily rehearsals and quarterly performances.

  • Assisted the teacher with classroom management and all requested tasks.
  • Independently supervised students during teacher absences, section rehearsals, and field trips.
  • Organized and updated the music library, created concert programs, and managed fundraising spreadsheets through Microsoft Access, Publisher, and Excel.
  • Recorded, converted, and uploaded MP3 practice tracks to the choir's Google website.
  • Supervised lunch periods.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
2

Church Choir Director and Accompanist

  • Rehearsed the Senior Choir weekly and prepared the ensemble for their active participation and leadership role in their scheduled Sunday worship services
  • Planned rehearsals to accomplish short and long-term goals
  • Initiated additional rehearsal times as identified by special needs of the ensemble
  • Selected all choral anthems to be sung by the choir in conjunction with appropriate use in the liturgical service
  • Collaborated with the Senior Choir and accompanied the ensemble for weekly rehearsals and Sunday performances
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Music Education
Weston Noble Music
3

Accompanist

Provide piano accompaniment for various music classes at the Key Learning Community; assist teachers with the preparation of correspondence; prepare instrument bonds; maintain organization of the music rooms.

  • Reorganized the after-school bus procedure using Microsoft Excel to allow it to run efficiently.
  • Perform a yearly inventory of 200 string instruments.
  • Assist in the organization and implementation of the yearly school musical.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
4

Music Teacher and Accompanist

  • Worked with students ages 6 - 18 years old
  • Taught music, accompanied classical and folk dances courses
  • Collaborated with other specialists (dance, art, drama, and music) to organize performances with students
  • Took part in a large amount of music projects
  • Conducted recreational activities with the students (e.g. arts and crafts, games, and circle time)
  • Coordinated and facilitated school trips
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
Instrumental Performance
Instrumental Performance
Instrumental Performance
5

Orchestra Director/accompanist

  • Directed and supervised a team of musicians in the organization, execution, and expression of theatre music
  • Constructed musical instrumentation to fit the overall theme of the production's musical score
  • Rehearsed and performed music with the production cast
Candidate Info
2
months in
workforce
2
months
at this job
BA
Music Media
MA
Jazz Studies
6

Organist/pianist/accompanist

  • Provided organ and/or piano music for two worship services.
  • Accompanist for an adult vocal choir, an adult hand-bell choir, and two children's choirs.
  • Played the organ and/or the piano for weddings, funerals and memorial services.
  • Assisted with worship and music planning.
  • Performed recitals on the organ and the piano
Candidate Info
42
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
Computer Operations
HS
Paralegal Studies
AA
Associate of Arts
7

Musical Instructor/accompanist

  • Developed musical set lists and concepts for different age groups.
  • Responsible for harmonies, melodies and guitar accompaniment.
  • Animal handling and care as well as educating children and parents about specified animal.
  • Part-time birthday party host with responsibilities including dancing, organized games, art, and set up / take down.
  • Created original compositions for enjoyment and education at home.
  • Child and parent interaction (child age groups 6 months - 5 years).
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Autism Spectrum Disorders
MA
Special Education
Performance Theater
8

Vocal Accompanist

  • Partnered with vocal soloists and vocal ensembles as a Piano Accompanist, within the Department of Music
  • Traveled with the choir for performances domestically and abroad
  • Effectively and successfully adapted to the needs of the choir according to the conditions of the venue
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Training / Certifications
BFA
Fine Arts
9

Staff Accompanist

Accompany daily rehearsals for the 6-8th grade choir

  • Run sectional rehearsals and lead all rehearsals when the director is absent
  • Play for all choral concerts throughout the school year including the middle school choirs (4th and 5th grade)
  • Work with all band students as their accompanist for winter solo festival
  • Serve as rehearsal and performance accompanist for the spring musical
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
Piano Performance
MA
Piano Performance And Pedagogy
10

Choir Accompanist and Keyboardist

  • Attended a Wednesday night rehearsal and served on a Sunday morning
  • Prepared lead sheets and choir accompaniments for services
  • Worked weekly as an accompanist for the choir and a pianist/backup vocalist for the worship band
  • Assisted conductor in rehearsals, determining adjustments to be made in the tuning of choirs and precision of rhythm
  • Collaborated with the other singers in the band to determine vocal harmonies sung amongst everyone
  • Left job to find a church with newly-wedded wife
  • Shorelife Church
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Arts
BA
Piano Pedagogy

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