Musician (Instrumental) (Occupation Code : 265203)

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Description

Entertains by playing one or more musical instruments. This occupation requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience.

Tasks


Practising and rehearsing to maintain a high standard of performance.    
     
Playing one or more musical instruments as a soloist or as a member of an orchestra or a musical group. 

Arranging performances or working with producers or other artists in planning performances.  

Selecting music for performances.

Adapting or arranging music for particular instrument or occasions. 
    
Recording musical performances.

Alternate Occupation Names

Guitarist

Drummer

Percussionist

Accompanist

Pianist / Violinist

Bandsman

Instrumentalist

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