executant

noun
ex·​ec·​u·​tant | \ ig-ˈze-k(y)ə-tənt How to pronounce executant (audio) \

Definition of executant

: one who executes or performs especially : one skilled in the technique of an art : performer

First Known Use of executant

1846, in the meaning defined above

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