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Synonyms for accompanist

a person who provides musical accompaniment (usually on a piano)

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So it is hardly surprising that Vocal Expressions, the ladies choir based in Holmfirth, is saddened by the departure of its current accompanist, Emma Binns.
Teachers are expected to be more positive than they currently are (statement 19) and accompanists to display more professionalism (statements 42 and 43), while both of them--the teacher and the accompanist--are expected to be more innovative (statements 32 and 43).
He is also an accompanist, singer, organ and piano teacher and composer and been an official accompanist for the Llangollen International Eisteddfod since 2006.
10) Mozart came from a musical family that understood the importance of skilled accompanying; his father's treatise on violin playing offers many valuable instructions to would-be accompanists, including advice on pacing when dealing with rhythmically challenged soloists.
In January, Maria Martinez, a cellist from Spain, and Mia Elezovic, a Croatian piano accompanist, delighted a State Department audience with their classical selections of the Cassado Sonata in A minor by Gaspari Cassado I Moreu and Adagio and Allegro by Robert Schumann.
With extensive experience of playing with professional opera groups, choirs, musical theatre, dance schools and solo singers, he has gained a reputation as a talented accompanist.
Today sees the opening round of the eighth Birmingham Accompanist of the Year competition in the Adrian Boult Hall at Birmingham Conservatoire.
Graham Johnson's collection of lectures is engaging reading for singers, accompanists, and Britten enthusiasts.
Accompanists earn, on average, $15 to $20 per hour.
Recently, we spoke with five of Canada's foremost accompanists about their views on their profession.
Accompanists are Sue Ogden, the choir's accompanist, choir MD Keith Roberts, along with Gordon Bamforth and Judith Helm.
All entrants and accompanists must abide by the federal Copyright Law.
PIANISTS Eirian Owen and Ron a Jones and organist Christopher Enston are acting as accompanists during the eisteddfod.
Pianist Martin Katz, who has worked with von Stade for more than 20 years, is not only one of the busiest and best accompanists in the world, but also one of the most versatile.
Roka takes its name from the surnames of the two performers who both have highly successful careers as accompanists and piano teachers.