Faqs

Accompanist Questions

I’ve requested a Staff Accompanist; now what should I do?

It is your responsibility to contact the Staff Accompanist as soon as you receive their contact information from the Auditions Chair, to let them know what you’ll be singing, and to make arrangements to meet with them at the Auditions.

I’d like to serve as a staff accompanist. What should I do?

Applications for Staff Accompanists are always welcome; please contact the Auditions Chair (registrar) and indicate what styles (classical, theater) and singer levels you are comfortable with.

PLEASE NOTE: In order to ensure equity for students participating in the GA NATS Student Auditions, the fee rate for pianists serving as a “Staff Pianist” will be as follows:

Categories with 3 Songs: $40
Categories with 4 or more songs: $60

I am bringing an accompanist who can play for some additional students. What should I do?

Please let the Auditions Chair (registrar) know that this accompanist is available and willing to play for additional students. Since there are limits as to how many students an accompanist may play for, please include the total number of students the accompanist is already engaged to accompany.

PLEASE NOTE: In order to ensure equity for students participating in the GA NATS Student Auditions, the fee rate for pianists serving as a “Staff Pianist” will be as follows:

Categories with 3 Songs: $40
Categories with 4 or more songs: $60