Career Questions tagged Musician

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Evan W. Dec 10, 2019 88 views
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steven P. Nov 14, 2019 95 views

what are the classes are needed to become a music teacher?

I'm in 11th grade, and I thought about teaching or something 🤷‍♂️ #teaching #music...


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anakin S. Oct 25, 2019 100 views

What is a typical day like in the life of a professional rapper?

I can't find a lot on this website about it, and I would like to know more. I work super hard on my raps. I have a lot of unfinished raps. I am trying my hardest! #music-industry #musician #professional-musician #rap...


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Genaro G. Sep 08, 2019 161 views

What are the steps I would need to take to be directed in the right path to becoming a singer and writer?

I am a very eagar learner who for the most part is very independent in the work I do. I have studied music and grown around it all my life. It is a passion and dream for me to create and sing music for the world. #music #music-industry #musician #singer Another passion I have is for writing, I...

#publishing #writing

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Christian S. May 04, 2019 800 views

Should I Quit Band?

So, there's a lot of problems. My band only has about 20 people. 1 out of our four middle schools are sending up new freshmen to our band. I've also started losing interest in band. Most kids in band are either new/inexperienced, or they just don't practice, and don’t care. Most kids are just...

#teacher #education #teaching #college #musician #music #art #music-production #scholarship #music-education #school

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curtis G. Apr 22, 2019 116 views

how do you find a job that you want

I want to be a music artist what job would help me #artist #musician...


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Brenna M. Mar 10, 2019 168 views

Are there any opportunities you wish you took but never did?

I am having a dilemma about whether or not to pursue music. I LOVE making music but I also am.. nervous.. about pursuing solely music. I have a great opportunity to do so, and I don't want to regret not taking it. #music #musician #music-industry #regrets...


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Derion P. Jan 23, 2019 172 views
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Paulanthony F. Dec 14, 2018 256 views

Can music be a good career path for me?

I've been interested in music in one way or another as long as I can remember. I love listening to hip-hop, jazz, rnb, etc. as well as I love playing it. My dad is the one who introduced music to me early in life. He would always play the bass and drums. I have my share in a few instruments...

#singer #musician #music #music-industry #music-production

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Samuel G. Oct 19, 2018 187 views

Is Having a Degree in Music Composition extremely important for Game Design?

Unfortunately, my college does not currently have a degree program for Music Composition and Production (to my knowledge) for accompanying a game design major; however, with so many online resources and possibilities for learning music, I would like to know how important it is. Also, if there...

#music #musician #music-industry #music-production #indiecomposer #gamedesign #singer #composer

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Gracey W. Sep 05, 2018 205 views

What kind of High School classes do you need to take for a music teacher??

I am an 8th grader at school in Indiana. I enjoy music so much. Music is my life. I want to be a music teacher when I get older. I have chosen this career based off of my love for music. I have been playing music and singing since I was born basically. #music #musician #music-education...


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Kai Doh H. Aug 23, 2018 160 views
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Kimberly H. May 31, 2018 282 views

What Majors are music-related?

I'm considering majoring in music but it might depend on what's offered in a college/university. I just want to know all my options. #music #music-production...


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Beverley S. May 31, 2018 516 views

What are the first steps to making it as a composer or musician?

I intend to double major at Emory with one of the majors being music. I've composed some small ensemble pieces, made a lot of music with Logic, and I've been taking music lessons since I was four. I love it and I want to do it but I'm not sure how to break into the scene. #music #musician...


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Abbey B. May 18, 2018 313 views

What "unknown" jobs are there in the classical music industry?

I'm a classical pianist, and I want to be a concert pianist. However, I know competition is tough, so I wanted to know what other options I have in the classical music industry besides the usual suspects (teaching and accompanying). #music #musician #music-industry...


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Nicholas M. Jan 16, 2018 204 views

What experience or insight should I have as trying to become a music major?

Currently I am trying to pursue either Music Therapy or Music Education as a major and just wanted to know some basics behind what skills or things I should have prior. #music #musician #college #professional...


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Daniel H. May 26, 2016 431 views

How do you gain employment as a musician on a cruise ship and does it lead to other career options? Are the living conditions while on the ship worth enduring to potentially see the world while working?

I am going to school for bass guitar composition. I was told that cruise ships are one of the employers seeking musicians. I would love to travel before I settle down in one location and potentially get married or establish a career that does not involve travel. #professional #musician...

#career-path #bass-guitar #music #music-industry #music-performance #career-counseling

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Carl H. Aug 31, 2017 270 views

What route would best lead to becoming a professional musician/composer?

I am going to continue playing music as I have been doing for years, however, I wish to take it to the next level. I currently play the Baritone, Trombone, and Piano, in addition to using a Digital Audio Workshop, yet I am not quite sure where to go from here. I plan on majoring in music, but...

#music-production #musician #music

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Zakeya J. May 19, 2016 660 views

What do I need to do to become a successful musician?

I like playing my saxophone and would like to be a famous musician one day. But the problem is I don't know what to do or where to start to become a successful musician. I'm also looking for ways to better myself in my playing skills, mostly vibrato. This will help me a lot. #music #musician...

#saxophone #personal-development

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Phoenix P. Aug 27, 2016 379 views

what do I need to do in order to be a band teacher

I really have a passion for playing instruments (guitar and trombone) and I found out that teaching comes naturally for I need a certain degree in order to become a band teacher?and I also see art as a language,and really awesome way of Communication.I have a deep passion for arts in...


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Padmavathi V. Jun 23, 2016 1204 views
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Michael R. Jun 01, 2016 2429 views
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Daniel H. May 26, 2016 392 views

What is the best career path for a musician with an eclectic taste in music and the ability to play multiple instruments?

I play bass guitar, acoustic and electric guitar, a little piano, bagpipes and would like to learn others. I am a young musician and live in an area where this is not a lot of opportunity for me to pursue my interests. I am moving to GA and will attend Atlanta Institute of Music and Media to...


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Justin B. May 22, 2016 515 views

If I am studying to be a music composer, is it possible to intern with a professional?

I love composing and arranging my own music and would love to do it professionally one day. #music #musician #music-composing...