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Industry Insights in Music

A musical director career

A musical director career

How to build a career in musical theatre

My music mentor

My music mentor

Two performer discuss their mentoring relationship

Writing music software

Writing music software

Becoming a self-employed software writer

Producing musical theatre

Producing musical theatre

What does it take to produce musical theatre?

Drapes and fabric on stage

Drapes and fabric on stage

How Showtex make fabrics & drapes for live events


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Creative People in Music

Ellie Turner, pyrotechnician

Ellie Turner, pyrotechnician

"Get yourself out there and soak it up like a sponge!"

Mike Roberts, pyrotechnician

Mike Roberts, pyrotechnician

"Volunteer. We all started out that way."

Chris Clarke, head of lighting

Chris Clarke, head of lighting

"I'm the one who knows how to make things work."

Ed Cooper, electrician

Ed Cooper, electrician

"The best thing about my job is making something work again."


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Job profiles in Music

Tour Manager

Tour Manager

How to organise a band or musician on tour

Music publisher

Develop and protect the music that people make

Backstage crew

Backstage crew

Looking after technology, equipment, and physical staging

Songwriter

Songwriter

Songwriters, or lyricists, compose lyrics

Composer

Writing scores for groups and orchestras


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