Accomplished Collaborative Pianist

Westminster College   New Wilmington, PA   Part-time     Education
Posted on July 8, 2024

Westminster College’s School of Music is seeking an accomplished collaborative pianist to serve in a part-time role. This pianist will work with our choirs and the students of Westminster College. The musician must be highly sensitive to following subtleties in conducting gesture, be rhythmically sound and accurate in performance, come to the first rehearsal of a piece of music with the music fully prepared, be able to reduce open score (at least 4 parts) on the piano, and be totally supportive during rehearsals by being proactive with the giving of pitches, etc. The accompanist will also perform weekly coachings with music majors and minors on their repertoire for lessons, juries, and recitals. Master’s degree in music preferred; bachelor’s degree required. Westminster College is a nationally recognized liberal arts college, known for its collaborative environment, outstanding experiential learning programs, and focus on student success. Related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster was founded in 1852 as the first college in the country to offer the same degrees to all people, regardless of gender, race, or religion. Around 1,200 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from close personal attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors, 10 pre-professional programs and 80 organizations. Westminster’s historic campus is located in New Wilmington, PA, a beautiful rural setting near Pittsburgh and Cleveland. Position starts on August 26, 2024.

Westminster College is an Equal Opportunity Employer, enhancing learning through diversity and inclusion.