Music Professional (other)

Also known as Ethnomusicologist, Music Copyist, Music Researcher.
This occupation group covers Music Professionals not elsewhere classified.
Training time - No data available -
Average pay $51,411
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 1,900

What does a Music Professional (other) do?

  • 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

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