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$1,662 per week
Stable

Overview

Music Professionals write, arrange, orchestrate, conduct and perform musical compositions.

Day-to-day

  • creating melodic, harmonic and rhythmic structures to express ideas and emotions in musical form
  • translating ideas and concepts into standard musical signs and symbols for reproduction and performance
  • undertaking research and liaising with clients when composing musical backing for television commercials, popular recordings, and radio, television and film productions
  • auditioning and selecting musicians and Singers
  • selecting music for performances and assigning instrumental parts to musicians
  • directing musical groups at rehearsals and performances to achieve desired effects such as tonal and harmonic balance, rhythm and tempo
  • studying and rehearsing repertoire and musical scores prior to performances
  • playing music in recital, as an accompanist, or as a member of an orchestra, band or other musical group, from score and by memory
  • performing music and songs according to interpretation, direction and style of presentation, using highly developed aural skills to reproduce music.

Considerations

  • stressful.

To become a Music Professional

Skills employers are looking for

  • Guitar

  • Music

  • Singing

  • Typing

  • Netscape Composer

  • Team Work/ Collaboration

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