You are allowed to use recorded accompaniment. Using recorded accompaniments eliminates the possibility of recommendation to the Provincial Festival as no recorded accompaniments are allowed at Provincials. To find a local accompanist, you may want to contact:
If you are a pianist interested in collaborating with developing musicians, please let us know so we can share your information with those who inquire through our website.
If you are unsuccessful in finding a local accompanist, hiring from out-of-town is an option. Consider splitting the costs with other students or teachers. Contact our office for a list of pianists who might agree to come to Fort McMurray for rehearsals and performances.