Ballet Accompanist Needed - Visceral Dance Center

Visceral Dance Center seeks a dynamic part-time piano accompanist to play for the Tuesday Intermediate ballet class (5-6:30 pm) and substitute for other classes as needed. The ideal candidate will be a specialist in the field and have experience in accompanying ballet classes. Diverse repertoire and ability to modulate tempo is required.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• In collaboration with the teacher, provide piano accompaniment that enhances and supports the rhythmic and qualitative characteristics of class material
• Play a variety of musical styles, improvising and/or sight reading (sheet music not provided)
• Be punctual and reliable to attend scheduled classes, flexible to substitute as needed

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

• At least one year of experience accompanying a ballet class in a professional setting preferred
• Excellent written and verbal communication, interpersonal and classroom management skills
• Ability to take direction well

To Apply: 

• Email Neil O’Callaghan at nocallaghan@visceraldance.com
• Be sure to include: Resume, cover letter, 3 references, Video of a short piece exemplifying your skills (optional).
• Finalists may be asked to play for a trial class
 

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Neil O'Callaghan
Contact Phone Number: 
773-772-1771
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