Accompanist

Date Posted: 02/05/2019

Soka University of America (SUA) seeks a part-time accompanist (piano) to assist in voice classes starting in February, 2019, or as soon as available.

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
  • Comfortable playing a wide range of repertoire, from classical to jazz, pop, and show tunes
  • Experience with rehearsal procedures for voice students (i.e., warm-up exercises, etc.) a plus

 

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. 

To apply send letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to: 

Human Resources
Re: Accompanist
Soka University of America,
1 University Drive
Aliso Viejo, CA  92656
E-mail: jobs@soka.edu

 

Soka University of America is an equal opportunity employer