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Accompanist Position, Liberty Choir UK

  • 29th March 2019
  • London, South East
  • Part time
  • Paid (£40k-50k pro rata)
  • music
  • Assistant Music Director libertychoirjobs@gmail.com

Description

Closing date: Friday 29 March 2019. Successful applicants will be contacted by phone. Up to £100 per session.

The accompanist must have a very good level of keyboard proficiency, play all styles of music with some ability to play by ear/improvise

  • Play for mixed voice choir sessions on a weekly basis
  • or as a Liberty Choir Sub
  • Accompany Liberty Choir sessions

[Learn music prior to sessions and be able to play sessions within the approved choral/piano style for the Liberty Choir program]

  • Experience working with choirs as an accompanist and/or director
  • Experience working across different styles of music
  • Good level of keyboard proficiency and ability to sight-read. Some ability to play by ear/improvise desirable

Administrative Responsibilities

  • Undertake all paperwork and training to obtain necessary security clearances to be able to work in prisons [handled through the Liberty Choir UK]
  • Personable and able to communicate with a wide variety of people from across the social spectrum
  • Punctual and well organised

Important: What you need to do:

Please send a CV to libertychoirjobs@gmail.com detailing:

  • Musical experience relating to the person specification
  • Summary of music education and other musical skills (eg other instruments, orchestral/musical experience, gigs etc)
  • Home address and contact phone number
  • Primary means of transport (eg car, motorbike, bicycle or use public transportation)
  • Details of two referees, including their name, phone number, email contact and relationship to the applicant

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