Professions for Music

Music majors most often teach and/or perform. However, there are a number of music-related fields that you may want to consider such as broadcasting, publishing, and the movie industry.

Representative job titles and areas of specialization:

  • Arranger/Copyist
  • Arts Management
  • Autographer
  • Broadcast Director
  • Broadcasting
  • Composer
  • Conductor
  • Ethnomusicologist
  • Lyricist
  • Mixer
  • Music Critic
  • Music Editor
  • Music Librarian
  • Music Therapist
  • Musicologist
  • Performer
  • Producer
  • Professor/Instructor/Teacher
  • Programmer
  • Publishing
  • Recording
  • Recording Artist
  • Recording Engineer
  • Studio Musician
  • Vocalist