Accompanist

Position Type:
Classified
FLSA:
Non-exempt

Purpose of Classification:

Provides musical accompaniment for dance classes, choral groups and/or individual performers.

Distinguishing Characteristics:

This is first in a series of two classifications. Very little composition is involved at this level.

Example of Duties:

  • Provides musical accompaniment for dance classes, choral groups and/or individual performances.
  • Plays from memory or by following score.
  • Selects and arranges musical compositions.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of music arrangement and composition.
  • Skill in playing the appropriate instrument.
  • Ability to effectively communicate.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • One year of experience as a musical accompanist; OR,
  • Any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education approved by Human Resources.
Created Date:
10/1/90
Revised Date:
7/1/07