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Hannah Dilworth is an education producer at Opera North, having started there as an admin assistant.
Deptford John has been a guitar technician for over 30 years, looking after bands' gear and instruments and teaching others how to run a tour.
Paul Crockford has been an artist manager for over 30 years and has also organised live events for the Prince's Trust.
Gabrielle works as the office manager and front of house coordinator at Motorpoint Arena Cardiff, with the company Live Nation. She explains her role and how she got into the live music sector with a venue apprenticeship.
Greg has been playing guitar since he was 16. He shared his experiences of playing and performing in bands, up to his latest project, Iconic Eye.
Glenn Hazard, David Bath and Kate Townley are apprentices in the Create Gloucestershire network, which has over 100 members from across the local arts and cultural sector. They discuss how they got started as apprentices, where they want to go next and offer some tips.
Brian set up Production Services Ireland (PSI) in 1996 to meet the growing needs of the industry. Now Northern Ireland’s leading technical production company, they provide lighting for events such as Tennents Vital, Giro D’Italia and Riverdance production in China.
Lynette Nixon manages the box office at Manchester's Oldham Coliseum theatre and live events venue.
Seiso, Mpho, Letsebela and Wandile are technical production trainees for the South African Roadies Association, which provides young people with training and employment skills for the music tech industry. They discussed their experiences of working and learning so far.
After getting a part in Grease, Toby launched a long career in musical theatre. He now teaches singing and still performs with a band.
After finding it difficult to access information about careers in event production, Dan set up a company to help future generations.
Chris Collins has a long background working with artists in roles that see him travelling the world. He shares what the music industry is really like and why it's a great place to be.
Mike Roberts went from disillusioned science teacher to pyrotechnician by starting up his own company.
Kid starting singing in a vocal group with a couple of friends and is now an established DJ and promoter.
John worked at Access To Music and the Armstrong Learning Group, but now works freelance in business and education. He also runs a small label, as well as continuing with song-writing and performing.
Amy turned her love of music into a job before she even graduated, and went on to a successful career which included working in A&R. She is now the Creative Director of a music publisher.
Ceurywn Humphreys talks about learning events management as an apprentice with It’s my Shout Productions.
Chris studied lighting design. Now he makes sure the light shines favourably on West End musical Billy Elliot.
Jonathan started out in performance but worked his way up into a technical career. He has worked for festivals, the 2012 Olympic Games and live events venues.
Music-loving Joe started out as an apprentice at Columbia Records. He discusses what he learned and gives his thoughts on apprenticeships.
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