Music careers advice

Industry Insights in Music

Working as a music promoter

Working as a music promoter

The qualities and skills to be a music promoter

Making musical instruments

Making musical instruments

How Starfish Designs achieved worldwide success

A career in bagpipe making

A career in bagpipe making

What skills are needed to work in a bagpipe shop?

Working as a piano technician

Tuning and maintaining pianos

How to press vinyl

How to press vinyl

Taking you through the process of pressing vinyl


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Creative People in Music

Joe Barbe, Columbia Records apprentice

Joe Barbe, Columbia Records apprentice

Apprenticeship at Columbia Records

Rose Durbin, front-of-house engineer

Rose Durbin, front-of-house engineer

"Keep up-to-date with your industry."

Hannah Farnham, head of production

Hannah Farnham, head of production

"It's amazing what you learn from being nosy!"

Kid Circus, DJ and producer

Kid Circus, DJ and producer

"It sounds clichéd, but don’t give up."

Mark Collins, musical director

Mark Collins, musical director

"You need an ear for the smallest detail."


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Job profiles in Music

Songwriter

Songwriter

Songwriters, or lyricists, compose lyrics

Music publisher

Develop and protect the music that people make

Classical musician

Classical musician

Perform, compose or conduct music

Music manager

Music manager

Promote and plan an artist’s career

Record label manager

Managers carry out a range of functions


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