Company Pianist

Toronto ON
Posted 2 months ago

Company Pianist
Job Posting

The National Ballet of Canada, Canada’s premier dance company and one of the world’s top international dance companies, is seeking an experienced pianist to join the company in a full-time role. Reporting to the Music Director, the successful candidate will accompany class and company rehearsals for a maximum of 30 hours per week.

General Responsibilities Include:
> Play company and apprentice class
> Play company and apprentice rehearsals in preparation for performances
> Accompany community outreach activities

Preferred Qualifications
> Highly accomplished technical and musical ability
> Experience as a class/rehearsal pianist on the professional or community level or in
an academic or training environment
> Working knowledge of ballet vocabulary & repertoire and a strong familiarity with the
rehearsal process in the studio
> Strong interpersonal skills

Compensation and Benefits
The National Ballet of Canada offers full-time music staff a competitive compensation and benefits package including supplemental health insurance, pension and paid vacation. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates must submit a cover letter and resume describing their related qualifications and experience and provide 3 references by e-mail to with the subject heading: “Company Pianist”.

Applications will be reviewed as soon as they are received. The position will remain open until filled. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate will be subject to a criminal background check.

The National Ballet of Canada is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities
throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with
Disabilities Act (AODA). The Human Resources department will work with applicants
requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.


Job Features

Job CategoryPercussion, Harp, Piano and Organ, Piano

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