Cincinnati Men’s Chorus is seeking a Principal Accompanist 

The Cincinnati Men’s Chorus is looking for qualified candidates for the position of principal accompanist.  We are a GALA member community chorus made up of 40-60 GBTQIA members and their allies who sing TTBB arrangements. We present two main-stage productions each year and several other outreach engagements.  

Our mission:  Through our music, we strive for excellence; support and nurture our members; entertain our audiences; and work for justice, equity, diversity, inclusion and harmony between the gay community and the community at large.

About the Position 

• Part-time: Approximately 7-8 hours per week; Wednesday evening rehearsals; flexible hours, evening and weekends as needed. Up to 15-18 hrs. for “retreat” rehearsals held each concert session and extra rehearsals during concert weeks.

• Compensation negotiable based on education and experience

• Supervised by Artistic Director

Required Experience, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

• Bachelors or Advanced Degree in Music (or equivalent experience) with an emphasis in performance or accompanying, or a complementary discipline. 

• Experience or an interest in accompanying or working with a community-based chorus and with singers/musicians of various musical skills and experience.

• Solid piano technique.

• Ability to play a variety of musical styles.

• Interest in coaching singers (individuals and groups).

• Interest in and commitment to embracing the mission of the Chorus.

• Flexibility in working with a diverse group of volunteers and personalities.

If interested, please send a resume and if possible, a link to a recording or video of youplaying to:

Candidates offered an audition will be sent excerpts to prepare and auditions will be scheduled on August 24th and 31st or by arrangement.  The position will start September 7, 2022