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NIAGARA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Business, Technology and the Arts

Contact

Brad Wingert
Professor
Location: F-128
Phone: 716-614-5965
Email: bwingert@niagaracc.suny.edu

Careers in Music

So, what can I do with a degree in music?

Music Education

  • School Music Educator
  • College/University Professor
  • Music Supervisor
  • Independent Teacher
  • Music Historian
  • Music Theorist
  • Ethnomusicologist

Music Performance

  • Orchestra Performer
  • Opera Performer
  • Armed Forces Musician
  • Conductor
  • Orchestra Administrator
  • Popular Music Musician
  • Composer/Arranger
  • Background Singer
  • Studio/Session Musician

Music Business

  • Retailer
  • Band Instrument Service and Repair Technician
  • Piano Tuner
  • Distributor
  • Instrument Manufacturer/Maker
  • Other Manufacturing Personnel
  • Marketing Specialist/Advertiser
  • Sales Representative
  • Music Publisher
  • Music Law (Entertainment Attorney)
  • Music Business Accountant
  • Tour Coordinator/Manager
  • Tour Publicist
  • Concert Hall Manager
  • Stage Manager

Music Technology

  • Multimedia Publisher
  • Technology-Based Music Instruction Designer
  • Sound and Video Editor

Music Health

  • Music Therapist
  • Voice Therapist
  • Speech Pathologist

Other Music Careers

  • Music Librarian
  • Music Industry Attorney
  • Worship Musician
  • Choreographer
  • Music Theatre

Music Communications

  • Book and Journal Editor
  • Music Critic
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Reporter
  • Music Journalist
  • Music Website Manager
  • Website Content Producer
  • Music Photographer
  • Music Blogger
  • Music Video Director
  • Music Editor

The Recording Industry

  • Recording Musician
  • Producer and Engineer/Mixer
  • Studio Arranger
  • Artist and Repertoire (A&R) Person
  • Music Copyist
  • Music Contractor
  • Merchandiser, Manager, Other
  • Disc Jockey (DJ)
  • Consumer Researcher
  • Music Intern
  • Production Manager
  • Booking Agent
  • Licensing Representative
  • Sound Technician

These graduate programs allow admission with a bachelor's degree in ANY discipline

  • English and Humanities
  • Health Education
  • MBA (professional development or business)
  • Interior Design
  • Information Technology
  • Computer Science
  • Physical Therapy
  • Forensics
  • Law Programs
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Social Work
  • Psychology
  • Anthrozoology
  • Theology/Seminary
  • Arts Administration
  • Communications
  • Geography
  • Management
  • Nutrition
  • Higher Education Administration
  • Library Science
  • Economics and Policy
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