Musicians perform music, record and play a variety of musical instruments. They train in a specific musical genre. The regular tasks of musicians include rehearsing, recording, writing and performing. Television and radio provide platforms for musicians.
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Career prospects & criteria
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Bachelors in Music (Hons.)
Diploma in Music
What you need to get started
Take any opportunity to gain experience by getting involved with relevant orchestras, choirs, music societies, bands and solo musicians at university and in your local area.
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A good musical sense and ear for pitch and tonality
Business and Marketing skills