Guitarist Resume Samples

A Guitarist plays guitar and entertains the audience either as live concerts or plays for recording purposes. Some of the job duties associated to this role are listed on the Guitarist Resume as – using different kinds of guitars like classic, electric, bass, acoustic to play solo or as a part of the music band; developing backing tracks and providing guitar lessons; setting up and performing for the live audience; attending rehearsals; maintaining all gear and tuning guitars, learning melodies, songs and practicing vocals; locating and traveling out to venues for gigs; networking with other musicians; preparing for auditions, and attending all PR events.

To be a successful Guitarist, the person should possess the following qualities – the ability to mix genres and styles; regular practicing skills, experience playing guitar in a band; knowledge of guitar maintenance; passion and dedication; the ability work alone; and proficiency playing in more than one instrument. Formal guitar training is a minimum requirement.

 

Guitarist Resume example

Guitarist Resume

Headline : Looking for a highly rewarding career where one can use skills and knowledge to help the company and coworkers can be successful. Readily available to coordinate calendars with the music director to meet the musical needs of the parish.

Skills : Customer Service, Attention-to-Detail, Critical Thinking.

Description :

    1. Operated audio equipment to regulate the sound.
    2. Set up the show and production equipment including merch displays.
    3. Worked with others to achieve the desired sound for a production.
    4. Used sound editing and duplication equipment.
    5. Set up for recording sessions.
    6. Separated and combined sound during mixing or postproduction.
    7. Understood and worked with common sound file formats.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS Diploma


Guitarist Resume

Summary : Seeking a competitive and challenging environment where one can serve your organization and establish an enjoyable career. Strong ability to organize work processes to more efficiently complete work tasks. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment.

Skills : Cubase, Pro Tools, Microsoft Word, Audio Production,  Audio Editing.

Description :

    1. Performed music for live audiences and recordings.
    2. Auditioned for positions in the band.
    3. Rehearsed to prepare for performances.
    4. Found locations for performances or concerts.
    5. Traveled to perform in venues.
    6. Promoted career/band on social media, doing photoshoots, and interviews.
    7. Practiced guitar 40-60 hours per week to maintain and improve technical skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA


Guitarist Resume

Summary : Having ten years of working experience in customer service. Also have shown the ability to meet and exceed goals in a fast-paced work environment. Would be interested in any opportunity in business, music, or sports management.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Music theory, Guitar Scales, Arpeggios.

Description :

    1. Played guitar in the band.
    2. Assisted in writing, composing, arranging music for the band.
    3. Assisted shows for the band.
    4. Sold tickets, merchandise, CDs, etc.
    5. Provided Ideas for music videos, art, anything visually associated with the band.
    6. Recorded the first EP and also a full-length album. 
    7. Ensured appropriate tone and level of recordings.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Guitarist Resume

Objective : A creative, critical, and curious young professional with the ability to energize individuals and organizations to be the best they can possibly be. Seeking to obtain and hold a stable position to be able to support through college.

Skills : Pro Tools, Signal Flow, Mic Technique, Mixing, Mastering, Sound Design.

Description :

    1. Toured extensively across, as well as internationally.
    2. Interpreted and modified music to personalize performances.
    3. Achieved desired tonal and harmonic balance by communicating clearly with musicians.
    4. Studied scores at length to learn music in detail and develop suitable interpretations.
    5. Selected music carefully in order to achieve a balance of musical styles on the program.
    6. Sight-read musical parts during initial rehearsals.
    7. Participated in the visual and audio production of three full-length albums, and 2 eps.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Music

Guitarist Resume

Objective : Pursue employment in which one may utilize professionalism, talent, and experience while serving as the producer, director, and editor for major video communications.

Skills : Playing on time, Read guitar tabs fluently, Memorize the notes on the guitar fretboard, Barre chords.

Description :

    1. Toured and played in front of live audiences.
    2. Gave interviews and participated in public promotions as an ambassador for the band.
    3. Appearing in front of millions of viewers on live network television.
    4. Participated in general governance of 14-member avant-garde Afro-Jazz orchestra.
    5. Served as a national and international media spokesperson and coordinated band social media. 
    6. Performed over 1000 venue and festival dates in forty countries across four continents.
    7. Toured while performing in night clubs and radio broadcasts.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MA in Film and English

Guitarist Resume

Summary : An Arranger/composer and performer who has done various work with many different artists and have various performing experience. Hard-working person. Creative and enthusiastic Music Educator experience and abilities include working with Children to Adults. Finds the best curriculum for each individual.

Skills : Hard Working, Diligent, Friendly, Eagerness to Learn, Optimistic.

Description :

    1. Helped to creatively express the arts in a worship experience.
    2. Rehearsed assigned music weekly.
    3. Worked in a group environment with fellow band members and vocalists.
    4. Worked under the leadership of the Pastor.
    5. Responsible for listening and learning new music as presented.
    6. Attended group rehearsals and meetings as scheduled.
    7. Assisted in coordinating transportation and lodging of group members.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA in Religious Studies

Guitarist Resume

Summary : A hardworking and enthusiastic Guitarist with 9 years of experience in instruction. Able to learn new tasks quickly and proficient in implementing and relaying key organizational metrics. Always ready to represent the establishment with a friendly, professional demeanor at all times.

Skills : Problem Solving Skills, People Skills, Time Management SKills.

Description :

    1. Ran, organized and made critical decisions about financially and commercially succeeding the business.
    2. Performed before live audiences.
    3. Practiced musical instrument performances, individually or in rehearsal with other musicians, to master individual pieces of music and to maintain and improve skills.
    4. Composed original music to be performed and recorded. 
    5. Performed for this premier music venue featuring live band karaoke.
    6. Responsible for playing rhythm guitar in a 5 man original band.
    7. Helped run sound at shows if necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Guitarist Resume

Summary : Over 19 years of experience in audio, including Live Sound, FOH, Recording and Mixing, Theater, and editing. Passionate and skilled in technical entertainment, including sound, lighting, and stage. Also working freelance as a professional guitarist, composer, and producer.

Skills : Stage Managing, Production, Recording, Mixing, Editing,  Composing.

Description :

    1. Collaborated with band members to write and arrange lyrics and music in the Heavy Metal genre.
    2. Developed a plan of action to market the band and play in different areas.
    3. Worked with the producer in the recording studio on released EP.
    4. Managed the band touring schedule, merchandising, and budget.
    5. Enjoyed playing Piano and Bass Guitar.
    6. Builds and Renovates guitars and amplifiers. 
    7. Set up and break down sound equipment for every show.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Guitarist Resume

Summary : Motivated and highly productive Guitaristwith a research background. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and clients through outstanding interpersonal skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office,  Detail-Oriented, Leadership.

Description :

    1. Performed for various guest artists as well as broadway-style production.
    2. Acted as Assistant audio engineer for main stage productions.
    3. Founded rock and roll band with other musicians.
    4. Practiced as a group and worked as a team to create music.
    5. Performed live concerts at local venues. 
    6. Operated digital mixers. 
    7. Conducted the ensemble at rehearsals and during both live and recorded performances.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Guitarist Resume

Summary : A results-oriented Guitarist with solid experience in the development and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure sound fiscal management. Ability to play more than one instrument.

Skills : Social Perceptiveness, Negotiation, Organized.

Description :

    1. Attending multiple rehearsals a week, instrument and equipment maintenance, songwriting, live performances, radio. 
    2. Positioned members within the ensemble to obtain balance among instrumental and vocal sections. 
    3. Played many gigs.
    4. Had been featured in magazines as a band. 
    5. Performed in all musical styles on your instruments, including (but not limited to): marching band, ceremonial band, concert band, classical, jazz, ethnic, and popular music compositions.
    6. Performed on a musical instrument in a variety of ensembles, ranging from solo performance to full concert band.
    7. Tuned an instrument to a given pitch.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma