Pianist Resume Samples

A Pianist normally works for bands and orchestras and plays the piano mainly for church services, live shows, and entertainment venues. A well-drafted Pianist Resume denotes the following duties and tasks – accompanying symphonies and orchestras, playing the piano music for church services and theatre productions, providing background music for live shows and special events; playing for a symphony, providing entertainment at musical halls, and teaching students to play the piano and read music.

The most sought-after qualifications for the post include the following – knowledge of musical notation, the ability to play musical arrangement in public, physical endurance, flexibility to work during irregular hours, and familiarity with reading, writing, and editing musical notation correctly. Most of the resumes denote training and education in music theory and performance. Consideration is also given to those possessing private formal studies.

Pianist Resume example

Pianist Resume

Summary : Ability to execute multiple projects simultaneously, with the self- motivation, initiative, and business savvy necessary to meet the challenges of today's competitive marketplace.

Skills : Management, Organizing Skills, Assisting Skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for Programs, Funerals, and Rehearsals.
    2. Led and assisted Worship Services on a weekly basis.
    3. Prepared schedule for the Music Department.
    4. Participated in Creative Planning with other church musicians.
    5. Selected music and creative elements for use in services.
    6. Assisted with technical needs (sound, PowerPoint, and video projects).
    7. Recruited of choir members, private lessons, record keeping, and discipline.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master's


Sr. Pianist Resume

Summary : As a Pianist, Responsible and motivated, with a drive for excellence. Twenty-one year highly educated in the best Cuban Music conservatories. Four years of experience. Fine Arts English Language.

Skills : Pro Tools, Music Transcription, Software Tutor, Piano Lessons, Recording, Producing.

Description :

    1. Provided the musical background for live shows such as ballets, operas, musical theatre, and cabarets.
    2. Performed before live audiences.
    3. Specialized in playing piano Play piano as soloists, or as members or guest artists of musical groups such as orchestras, ensembles, or bands.
    4. Played from memory or by following scores.
    5. Responsible for Audition for orchestras, bands, or other musical groups Play from memory or by following scores.
    6. Responsible for Sight-read musical parts during rehearsals.
    7. Transposed music to alternate keys, or to fit individual styles or purposes.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Piano


Jr. Pianist Resume

Objective : A professional Pianist with over 15 years of experience. Winner of numerous awards at the state, national, and international levels. Responsible for Collaborating with other campus departments.

Skills : Piano Performance, Microsoft Word, Managing Skills, Interpersonal Skills.

Description :

    1. Wrote Music Accomplishments Recorded with 3 Doors Down Skills.
    2. Played the piano and guitar for over ten years.
    3. Classically trained on the piano, and had prior instruction at Lee College for piano and guitar.
    4. Knew how to compose, notate, and arrange.
    5. Broke into the music industry back, but had copywrites stolen.
    6. Accompanied choir concerts, soloists, quinceanera, weddings, Masses, and local production of Hairspray Planned and conducted piano lessons for three.
    7. Interpreted and performed music in front of a live audience.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Music

Pianist I Resume

Objective : Includes accompanying curricular choral ensembles, being a collaborative member of the choral team and Fine Arts Department, and teaching small groups of students and/or conducting select choral ensembles.

Skills : Singer, Writer, Paraprofessional, Pianist, Drummer, Substitute.

Description :

    1. Self-taught pianist and drummer play for the church as needed.
    2. Wrote many poems and songs also instrumentals by the piano.
    3. Responsible for poems have actually made it to the semi-finals of a poetry contest.
    4. Responsible for Musical director and pianist for three area churches and various talent shows, community events, and daycare graduations.
    5. Directed groups at rehearsals and live or recorded performances in order to achieve desired effects such as tonal and harmonic balance dynamics, rhythm, and tempo.
    6. Met with soloists and choir members to discuss and prepare for performances.
    7. Planned and scheduled rehearsals and performances, and arranged details such as locations, accompanists, and instrumentalists.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Pianist II Resume

Headline : Accompanying choral ensembles, accompanying for choral and instrumental student musicians for school-sponsored events, accompanying for the musical and/or performing with the musical pit.

Skills : Pro Tools, Music Transcription, Software Tutor, Piano Lessons, Recording/Producing.

Description :

    1. Provided accompaniment for choir practice/ and choir performances.
    2. Provided weekly coaching to undergraduate vocal performance and musical theatre majors.
    3. Collaborated with vocal performance/musical theatre students and faculty on departmental/degree recitals, juries, auditions, and competitions.
    4. Practiced musical instrument performances, individually or in rehearsal with other musicians, to master individual pieces of music and to maintain and improve skills.
    5. Provided piano and/or organ music for weekday chapel worship services (including prelude and postlude music) and some Wednesday night services, both in-person and online.
    6. Facilitated congregational singing and worship through the excellent execution of hymns/songs and liturgy both in-person and online.
    7. Possessed a thorough working knowledge of Lutheran/Protestant worship services and a theological understanding of church music; familiarity with ecumenical liturgies and settings including inclusive and expansive liturgies.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        5-7 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Executive
        Education
        Education
        Piano

        Pianist III Resume

        Summary : Disciplined musician with experiences in music technology and piano performance in a variety of styles, writing/arranging, in addition to a strong foundation in music theory and classical piano. Open-minded communicator with willingness to help and learn from others.

        Skills : Musician, Management, Problem Solving Skills.

        Description :

          1. Performed before live audiences.
          2. Arranged music composed by others, changing the music to achieve desired effects.
          3. Accepted commissions to create music for special occasions.
          4. Provided the musical background for live shows such as ballets, operas, musical theatre, and cabarets.
          5. Made or participated in recordings in music studios.
          6. Studied original pieces of music to become familiar with them prior to making any changes.
          7. Attended BYU'S  summer camp for music .
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        7-10 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Management
        Education
        Education
        G.E.D

        Asst. Pianist Resume

        Objective : A detail-oriented, self-motivated, positive leader with strong writing skills and computer abilities seeks a Pianist position assistant.

        Skills : Musician, Management.

        Description :

          1. Performed piano act at dueling piano bar.
          2. Arranged various songs on piano and voice for an entertaining one hour set.
          3. Played the prelude, offertory, and accompanied hymns during each church service Accompanied all choir anthems.
          4. Provided professional live piano music in the University's dining commons.
          5. Provided piano accompaniment for worship music group of singers every Sunday service for 15 years. 
          6. Performed professional piano pieces as special music for services.
          7. Made piano arrangements, sight-reading new music quickly.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        2-5 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Junior
        Education
        Education
        High School Diploma

        Associate Pianist Resume

        Headline : Very goal-oriented and professional woman dedicated to high levels of customer satisfaction and meeting aggressive business goals. As a Leader and someone who is eager to learn, Accomplished many goals during job experience, and eager to see what can both offer and learn from company.

        Skills : Signing, Management Skills, Developing Skills.

        Description :

          1. Instructed and accompanied the three choirs of the church during weekly rehearsals and performances.
          2. Played for church services, weddings, funerals, and special occasions.
          3. Provided accompaniment during ABT JKO School classes throughout the school year with the possibility of taking advantage of opportunities to provide accompaniment for other ABT education and outreach programs.
          4. Attended Faculty and Accompanist professional development sessions as well as any relevant planning meetings as scheduled by the ABT JKO School and ABT Education Staff.
          5. Worked closely and communicate with Education Staff and collaborating faculty to coordinate final performance rehearsals and showings, when necessary.
          6. Worked alongside and in concert with the Education Staff and Faculty to help provide a high-level training experience to all students attending ABT programs.
          7. Responsible for cold calling restaurants, resorts, and businesses in regard to services as a pianist.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        5-7 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Executive
        Education
        Education
        GEd

        Lead Pianist Resume

        Summary : A hard-working individual seeking full-time employment. Experienced signing representative with a passion for leadership, academia, and the well-being of others. Conscientious, compassionate, organized, fast learner, and a team player.

        Skills : Private Piano Teacher, Private Tutor, Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, SEAS.

        Description :

          1. Led special music via piano Added a musical blend with guitarist/choir.
          2. Rehearsed with choir once weekly.
          3. Showed up early to Sunday morning worship to provide prelude.
          4. Accompanied the choir and congregation with any musical activity.
          5. Performed any additional music pertaining to liturgy/special events/ or seasonal affairs.
          6. Accompanied church services.
          7. Provided background music before during and after services.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        10+ Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Senior
        Education
        Education
        GED

        Pianist Resume

        Headline : As a Pianist, responsible for acting as guides and inspiration for student employee accompanists are refining their skills as collaborative pianists. Take a collaborative approach to their work with students, guiding them in the preparation of their pieces

        Skills : Signing, Management.

        Description :

          1. Accompanied students during lessons, rehearsals, recitals, and juries
          2. Participated in Music Division performances and/or additional rehearsals
          3. Accompanied Visiting Artist concerts, clinics, and workshops
          4. Ability to be flexible with hours, including occasional nights/weekends
          5. Mentored students in professional conduct with collaborators and provide a good model to student employee accompanists
          6. Performed church preludes and offertories at all saints church during winter break and summer break.
          7. Responsible for Most pieces are piano transcriptions create from works by composers.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        5-7 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Executive
        Education
        Education
        Bachelor's