Musicians, Instrumental

Musicians, Instrumental

Play one or more musical instruments in recital, in accompaniment, or as members of an orchestra, band, or other musical group.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Attention to Detail * Achievement/Effort * Persistence * Stress Tolerance * Cooperation * Self Control * Adaptability/Flexibility * Initiative * Independence

Representative Tasks * Practice musical instrument performances, individually or in rehearsal with other musicians, to master individual pieces of music or to maintain and improve skills. * Specialize in playing a specific family of instruments or a particular type of music. * Perform before live audiences in concerts, recitals, educational presentations, and other social gatherings.


Other Services (Except Public Administration), Arts Entertainment & Recreation,

Job Family Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media

Sample Job Titles Accompanist, Bandperson, Bell Ringer, Bugler, Bull Fiddle Player, Calliope Player, Cellist, Choir Accompanist, Church Musician, Clarinetist, Concert Pianist, Cornetist, English Horn Player, Entertainment Musician, Flutist, Guitarist, Horn Player, Instrumentalist, Jazz Musician, Music Artist, Musician, Oboist, Orchestra Musician, Organist, Percussionist, Pianist, Piano Accompanist, Recording Artist, Saxophone Player, Solo Musician, Studio Musician, Timpanist, Trumpeter, Violinist, Violist, Worship Accompanist.