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Point Park University’s Conservatory of Performing Arts is looking for a motivated, experienced individual to fill the part-time position of piano accompanist in the Musical Theatre program.

The successful candidate will possess a professional skillset inclusive of excellent sight-reading/sight-transposing ability across various genres of music. Our MT program is focused highly on Broadway and Rock/Pop, so familiarity with contemporary musical theatre repertoire non-musical theatre genres is a must. However, classical vocal works and traditional musical theatre repertoire are also well-represented in our students' studies. Overall, the ability to quickly and accurately sight-read as well as a working knowledge of the repertoire and varying styles represented in the canon are the highest priorities for this position.  PPU’s Conservatory is committed to equity, diversity, access, and inclusion. Therefore, we are actively seeking candidates with training and/or experience that will support our diverse student body, as well as sustain the implementation of inclusive practices.  

Qualified applicants should forward a cover letter and resume via email to (preferred) or mail to:  
Point Park University
Human Resources Office
201 Wood Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

When responding via email please reference - ACCOMPANIST - MUSICAL THEATRE (PT)  - in the subject line.

Please submit documents in Rich Text (.txt) Word document (.doc) or Adobe Portable Document Format (.pdf).

All emails submitted will receive an automatic confirmation email.  Due to some junk mail filters, the confirmation email may not reach you.  To ensure receipt of the confirmation email, utilize the return receipt option built into your email program when sending your information. 

  Due to the high volume of resumes received, Point Park University will not be able to respond to inquiries regarding the status of your resume. If we determine that your skills and experience match the position requirements, we will contact you to discuss the opportunity further. If you do not hear from us, we encourage you to revisit our website at for the status of the position and future opportunities. 


Point Park University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.