Staff Musician


Position Title

Staff Musician


Department of Music


Part Time/Non-Exempt

Position Summary

This position is one of staff musician tasked with accompanying the vocal ensembles and other curricular needs in the music department.

Essential Job Duties

  • Accompanies MUSC 228/428, MUS 400/401, MUS 328 as needed.
  • Reports to these courses and plays all relevant rehearsals and performances.

Special Skills

  • Skilled, proficient pianist and musician
  • Organization and scheduling varied courses and ensemble directors

Work Conditions

  • Various classrooms and performance spaces
  • Various pianos in those spaces 
  • Evenings and weekends

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to move a piano

Prerequisites Required for Position

Minimum Education Requirement

  • Bachelor's degree in music, piano proficiency at a primary level.

Minimum Work Experience

  • Demonstrated proficiency on the piano and accompanying ensembles, vocalists, and instrumentalists.

Preferred Qualifications

  • More than a Bachelor's degree is fine but not required with sufficient skill.

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

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To Apply

Interested applicants are asked to submit a JU application along with a copy of their resume, cover letter, and list of references to Kimberly Beasley at