Definition of accompanist in English:

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accompanist

Pronunciation: /əˈkəmpənəst/

noun

A person who provides a musical accompaniment to another musician or to a singer.
Example sentences
  • Rieger prefers being an accompanist to being a concert pianist.
  • He performed as a concert pianist and professional accompanist throughout the Midwest.
  • He is an accompanist, songwriter and composer who works with choirs, vocal and ensembles.

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Syllabification: ac·com·pa·nist

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