Church Pianist Resume Samples

A Church Pianist undertakes the duty of playing piano during worship services, and at other church events including weddings, and baptism. The job duties related to this role are listed on the Church Pianist Resume as – choosing the music that has to be played during the service, playing as scheduled for special services, playing during all Sunday services, taking responsibility for selecting and preparing appropriate service music, playing for choir practice, and training other members or youth/children to play the piano.

Necessary skills and abilities for this post include – passion for music, the ability to play hymns, service music, and special music of moderate difficulty, the ability to pick the right song based on the event or occasion; experience with and basic knowledge of church music, and strong communication skills. Formal education is not mandatory for this role, however, practical experience and knowledge of playing the piano is considered important.

Church Pianist Resume example

Church Pianist Resume

Headline : Ability to interact well with others able to prioritize and multitask several projects. Over ten years of experience scheduling and coordinating activities, meetings, rehearsals, and lessons Proficient in in Microsoft Office.

Skills : Certifications: Professional Counselor Training.

Description :

    1. Played for the church services.
    2. Enhanced the message of the minister, and really help the choir director get the best from her choir.
    3. Able to do difficult pieces without regard for the difficulty of the accompanist.
    4. Began learning to perform in January.
    5. Started accompanying for quartets, duets, solos and a 60+ church choir in the middle of 2009.
    6. Responsible for church youth choir since July 2010.
    7. Played songs for a few visiting groups with little to no preparation time.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.M


Church Pianist Resume

Summary : To apply Church Pianist experience in a laboratory. Scheduled bookings, rehearsals, and performances, sight-reading and playing from memory, taking audience requests, and teaching students.

Skills : Public Relations, Customer Service, Office Management.

Description :

    1. Understood project requirements and showing up on time for scheduled rehearsals, recitals, concerts, private tutoring sessions, and marketing events.
    2. Practiced required ensembles and pieces on your own, as well as with other musicians.
    3. Collaborated with artists, songwriters, musicians, actors, and other professionals.
    4. Ensured the piano is well-maintained and making arrangements for repairs and tuning.
    5. Notified stakeholders in a timely manner if you are ill, running late, or unable to perform or show up for lessons.
    6. Organized a suitable substitute under the guidance of the music director.
    7. Patiently mentored apprentices and other pianists.
    8. Attended ongoing training and music development workshops or lectures.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              10+ Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Senior
              Education
              Education
              Bachelors In Chemistry


              Church Pianist Resume

              Summary : To provide both educational and job experience information for possible employers. Well-rested for sessions and be polite and courteous to colleagues, clients, and audience members.

              Skills : Classical Piano, Music Composition, Computer , Reading, Windows, Internet, Customer Service.

              Description :

                1. Taught a Single Adult Sunday School Class Organized and participated in Single Adult Outreach Led and Presented a Christmas Children Musical .
                2. Selects and performs music for services on the piano.
                3. Responsible for organizing, arranging, learning, and performing songs for Plymouth Baptist Church Home Baker and Cake Decorator.
                4. Operator Kelsey Heavenly Confections.
                5. Responsible for baking various goodies and cake decorating.
                6. Decorated cakes for baby showers, bridal showers, birthdays, weddings, and other special occasions.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                10+ Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Senior
                Education
                Education
                Teaching English

                Church Pianist Resume

                Summary : An accomplished collaborative Church Pianist to support student and faculty performances, choirs, class voice, end-of-semester juries, and occasional recruiting/audition events.

                Skills : Excellent understanding of rhythm, pitch, and melody.

                Description :

                  1. Accompany the choir on worship Sundays and special events Teach music and songs to choir members.
                  2. Planed, practiced and play piano music for the church service.
                  3. Provided music for Sunday and Midweek worship services.
                  4. Accompany choir for practices Provided music for other occasions and other Air force Base function as needed.
                  5. Led church members and set the pace.
                  6. Ministered Word occasionally at Bible Study.
                  7. Church pianist for mass choir, praise team, youth choir.
                  8. Trained church officers in a seminar.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                7-10 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Management
                Education
                Education
                Music

                Church Pianist Resume

                Headline : As a Church Pianist, responsible for recording sessions with other musicians and vocalists. You are responsible for attending rehearsals in the recording studios as per the work schedules.

                Skills : Strong knowledge and understanding of composition principles and procedures.

                Description :

                  1. Served as Celebration Band pianist, and later - Church Pianist Worked with Celebration Band in selecting music for Sunday services.
                  2. Played piano for Sunday service Identified new music for solo or band performance Accompanied vocalists on piano Purchased new music as needed.
                  3. Provided instant accompaniment for vocalists due to excellent sight-reading ability Introduced more contemporary music to the early morning service .
                  4. Planed music for services Play music for services Accompany soloists.
                  5. Contributed to the classroom experience by modeling professional musical standards.
                  6. Occasionally accompany voice students in private lessons and proficiency exams.
                  7. Helped voice students prepare for careers in music by accompanying musical theater classes and performances.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                5-7 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                Music

                Church Pianist Resume

                Headline : Pianists are musicians who entertain audiences with piano music. Perform in front of live audiences in theatre productions, supermarkets, and hotels, or work in a studio.

                Skills : Excellent knowledge of piano playing techniques.

                Description :

                  1. Understood client requirements and requests.
                  2. Attended rehearsals as per the schedules.
                  3. Practiced ensembles and music pieces every day.
                  4. Worked smoothly with the team members.
                  5. Read and wrote down music notations.
                  6. Edited the music as per the requirements.
                  7. Performed live as well as recording.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                5-7 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                Music

                Church Pianist Resume

                Headline : As a Church Pianist, attend rehearsals and lessons, perform in department/studio recitals, performance forums, juries and auditions.

                Skills : Excellent oral and written communication skills, Phenomenal time management skills.

                Description :

                  1. Collaborated with Musicians, Songwriters, Actors, and other professionals.
                  2. Monitored pianists as per the requirements of the performance.
                  3. Maintained the piano regularly.
                  4. Improved the music as per the demands
                  5. Taken feedback from the stakeholders.
                  6. Tutored the students, if needed.
                  7. Made arrangements for tuning and repairs of the instruments.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                5-7 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                Degree in Music

                Church Pianist Resume

                Summary : Church Pianist is responsible for instruction in the Music program at the college level. This includes developing a relevant and progressive curriculum, designing and implementing effective learning strategies and environments, delivering instruction of high quality, assessing student learning, advising students, and participating in college service activities at the department, division and college levels.

                Skills : Ability to enhance musical abilities, Quick decision-making skills.

                Description :

                  1. Trained and supervised the apprentices.
                  2. Attended music conferences and training sessions.
                  3. Stayed updated with the latest music trends.
                  4. Attended ongoing training and music development workshops or lectures.
                  5. Read, wrote, and made edits to musical notation when required.
                  6. Understood project requirements and showing up on time for scheduled rehearsals, recitals, concerts, private tutoring sessions, and marketing events.
                  7. Practiced required ensembles and pieces on your own, as well as with other musicians.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    7-10 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Management
                    Education
                    Education
                    Degree in Music

                    Church Pianist Resume

                    Headline : Church Pianist is collaborate with Voice students in various classes and performances. These classes are offered as part of Berklee mission to develop and prepare students for careers in music.

                    Skills : Good interpersonal and organizational skills, Exceptional presentation skills.

                    Description :

                      1. Played at both Sunday Services (8am and 10:30am) every other week (alternating with organist) throughout the year.
                      2. Responsible for selection and preparation of appropriate service music including: prelude, offertory, postlude, and music during distribution of Communion elements.
                      3. Played as scheduled for special services, TBD.
                      4. Played for choir practice (currently on Thursday evenings from 7:30-8:30pm).
                      5. Played, for extra compensation to be provided by those requesting services, for weddings, funerals, memorial services, as needed.
                      6. Arranged for acceptable substitute when unable to attend, with approval from music director.
                      7. Provided weekly coaching to undergraduate vocal performance and musical theatre majors.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                5-7 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Executive
                                Education
                                Education
                                Degree in Music

                                Church Pianist Resume

                                Summary : Church Pianist is to perform with students and faculty in Voice Department sponsored events, including extra rehearsals leading up to performances.

                                Skills : Resilience and Excellent endurance.

                                Description :

                                  1. Collaborated with vocal performance/musical theatre students and faculty on departmental/degree recitals, juries, auditions, and competitions.
                                  2. Accompanied weekly studio classes and seminars.
                                  3. Accompanied Chamber Singers rehearsals and Musical Theatre Performance classes.
                                  4. Selected and performed gathering and prelude music.
                                  5. Rehearsed with song leader prior to the service.
                                  6. Accompanied congregational hymns/songs throughout the worship service.
                                  7. Played the music for Guys and Dolls production.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                7-10 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Management
                                Education
                                Education
                                Degree