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:

pres@cincinnatimenschorus.org

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