Adjunct Collaborative Pianist Position

Presbyterian College

Location: Clinton, South Carolina

Job Description Summary:

The Department of Music at Presbyterian College invites applications for an adjunct Collaborative Pianist.  The position will begin in August 2022.

Responsibilities:
Regular responsibilities include accompanying all of the choir rehearsals and performances (PC Choir, Bella Voce Women’s Choir, Cantare Men’s Choir, and Opera Workshop), student MHP performances (weekly) and recitals, juries, and the Laurens County Academy of Music (LCAM) recitals.  The successful candidate will demonstrate a collegial attitude and the ability to rehearse and perform collaboratively with ensembles and solo performers.

Qualifications:
A Master of Music with significant collaborative experience will be considered.

Application Process: To receive full consideration, submit a complete application that includes: 1) a current curriculum vitae; 2) graduate transcripts (official or unofficial); 3) a letter of application that includes a philosophy addressing collaborative performance; 4) names and contact information of at least three professional references who can speak to your abilities; 5) a list of collaborative performances;  6) unrestricted links to video recordings demonstrating collaborative performance (and rehearsals).  When providing these links, use online platforms with directly accessible videos linked in Microsoft Word documents. All materials must be submitted electronically, and candidates should be prepared to submit additional material upon request. The review of applications will begin on June 1, 2022, and continue until the position is filled. For additional assistance and to submit applications, contact Dr. Karen Buckland, Chair of the Music Department, at kbuck@presby.edu or (864) 833-8467.

The Department of Music serves over 100 students in the classroom, applied lessons, and a variety of large and small ensembles.  The Department offers a major in the Bachelor of Arts degree and a Minor in Music and is dedicated to providing musical experiences for all students. More information about the Music Department can be found at www.presby.edu/music.

Presbyterian College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College seeks to hire the most qualified candidate and does not discriminate against any legally protected class, any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. PC is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.