Rehearsal Pianist: Dedham Choral Society

REHEARSAL PIANIST

For a 90-voice community chorus in the Boston metro area.

DUTIES:

Provide piano accompaniment for full chorus rehearsals (2.5 hours), during which you will often independently conduct smaller sectional rehearsals (45 minutes) on the following dates:

  • 1/9, 16, 23, 30/2019
  • 2/6, 13, 20, 27/2019
  • 3/6, 13, 20, 27/2019

Accompany chorus warm-ups at orchestra dress rehearsals and concert on the following dates:

  • 4/3, 5, 7 [2 PM]/2019

PROGRAM REPERTOIRE:

Music of Dan Forrest, including REQUIEM FOR THE LIVING.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Piano technique sufficient to perform piano reductions of the standard choral repertoire.
  • Experience in working with choral rehearsals and amateur singers.
  • Ability to lead sectional rehearsals.
  • Knowledge of Latin pronunciation, and familiarity with IPA

COMPENSATION:

$2,600.

This is an interim position, which may become permanent.

TO APPLY:

Send resume/CV, any available recordings (or online links), to:

info@dedhamchoral.org

Mail submissions may be sent to:

Dedham Choral Society
PO Box 1338
Dedham, MA 02027

DEADLINE:

Applications and all supporting materials must be received by December 1, 2018.
Audition/interview will be scheduled for the week of December 17-21, 2018.

NOTE:

Piano rehearsals are held at Allin Congregational Church in Dedham, which is accessible by MBTA (Bus 34/34E) from Forest Hills Station; however it is recommended that applicants should have their own auto transportation.