Colin Rose

Piano Accompanist

Colin Rose is a pianist and keyboardist, born, raised, and based out of Westchester County.  A graduate of Hartt School of Music (Piano Performance major/Music History minor), Colin has worked at the Conservatory of Dance at SUNY Purchase since 2014.  In his role as a staff accompanist, he provides live piano music for ballet and modern dance classes.  He also serves as the Dance Building Manager, a role in which he oversees daily operations and maintenance of the conservatory’s unique facility.   As a dance class accompanist, Colin has additionally been privileged to play classes for companies including American Ballet Theater, Jose Limon Company, and Youth America Grand Prix’s finalist rounds.  

Colin serves as the Music Director at Grace Lutheran Church Scarsdale, music directs shows for Off-Beat Players, an inclusive theater company based in Greenwich, CT, and works extensively as a freelance/gigging musician, sharing his craft with private and public audiences throughout Westchester, the Hudson Valley, and Connecticut.  When not behind a keyboard, Colin enjoys downtime at his lake home in Putnam County, paddling a canoe in the water or hiking in nearby Clarence Fahnestock State Park.