Professional Musician Resume Samples

A Professional Musician is a professional artist who plays instruments and sings for a live audience or in recording studios. A well-drafted Professional Musician Resume indicates the following duties and responsibilities – using a variety of styles such as jazz, opera, classical, hip-hop, and rock; playing and singing for live and studio recording; rehearsing with the band till a flawless note is formed; improving personal technique; participating in social media marketing campaigns; playing and singing at weddings, private parties, and clubs; writing own music for recording purpose; and supporting lead singers during a performance.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – the ability to sight-read music; willingness and dedication for practicing often; solid listening and communication skills; and experience in using and performing with a wide range of instruments. Completion of an undergraduate music degree program is compulsory for this role. However, practice, experience, and skills can substitute formal education.

Professional Musician Resume example

Professional Musician Resume

Summary : Over 30+ years of experience in the entertainment industry combining strong communication skills with technical and creative expertise.

Skills : Web Design, Music.

Description :

    1. Served on several grant review panels for the Alaska State Council on the Arts, Native Arts and Culture Foundation, First Nations Composers Initiative and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
    2. Designed gps referenced story maps, data mining, and time lapse videos.
    3. Performed with a local/traveling band as the bass player, and provided direct technical services.
    4. Included mixing audio on various consoles, utilization of assorted types of amplification equipment and performing video production/editing for all events. Additionally.
    5. Marketed the group, through various technologies (photography, internet (computer), phone and leg work), interacting with vendors, customers and the public.
    6. Provided administrative and production support by maintaining calendars, coordinating rehearsals performances, and meetings, domestic travel logistics,.
    7. Played in multiple band arrangements, worked as studio musician.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Communications


Sr. Professional Musician Resume

Summary : To rise to the challenge of musically enhancing the lives of others, while continuing to grow musically.

Skills : Client Acquisition & Retention, Contract Negotiation, Synthesizing Data, Computer Savvy, Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Attended rehearsals and meetings Practiced instrument and learned parts in a timely fashion.
    2. Performed music with the group.
    3. Dressed according to scheme when necessary.
    4. Used Online networking, sales, marketing, promotion, expert knowledge of music and performance.
    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. Able to play more than one instrument.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts


Jr. Professional Musician Resume

Objective : Employment with a challenging, high production company, with good growth potential.

Skills : Music Production, Computer Repare, Computer Repare.

Description :

    1. Improvised music during performances.
    2. Directed bands or orchestras.
    3. Provided the musical background for live shows such as ballets, operas, musical theatre, and cabarets.
    4. Performed before live audiences.
    5. Practiced musical instrument performances, individually or in rehearsal with other musicians, to master individual pieces of music and to maintain and improve skills.
    6. Memorized musical selections and routines, or sing following printed text, musical notation, or customer instructions.
    7. Interpreted or modified music, applying knowledge of harmony, melody, rhythm, and voice production to individualize presentations and maintain audience interest.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Professional Musician III Resume

Summary : Perform as a member of marching, concert, stage or dance bands or combos, in styles including jazz, rock, soul, pop, country/western and bluegrass.

Skills : Merchandising, Cashier, Technology, Customer Service, Word, Computer, Inventory.

Description :

    1. Contributed to marketing and events coordination, due to my interpersonal skills and unique experience as a professional bluegrass musician.
    2. Booked and promoted marketing.
    3. Recorded albums that have been mastered and fully completed.
    4. Followed up on and acquiring new contacts to book tours.
    5. Played bluegrass on a national level at large festivals.
    6. Played on radio stations.
    7. Performed as a member of marching, concert, stage or dance bands or combos, in styles including jazz, rock, soul, pop, country/western and bluegrass.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's English

Professional Musician II Resume

Objective : Goal- Surpass sales targets by establishing strong relationships and exceeding customer expectations. Flexible, versatile- able to maintain a sense of humor under pressure. Poised and competent with the ability to easily transcend cultural differences. Self motivating, driven to win- mind-set for action with a fervent work ethic.

Skills : Database Management, Data Entry, Design, Development.

Description :

    1. Learned to build a house from the ground up acquiring all the tools necessary including, a complete wood working shop, along the way.
    2. Collected data and began designing software for that purpose.
    3. Composed, recorded, and performed two full-length albums with band, Congratulations.
    4. Provided additional income during and after college.
    5. Directed and produced recording projects and regional live music events.
    6. Conducted, rehearsed and performed in these groups for radio, TV and stage productions.
    7. Performed for Navy personnel and their families, for the general public, and at diplomatic functions. 
       
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Accounting

Professional Musician I Resume

Summary : Perform for Navy personnel and their families, for the general public, and at diplomatic functions.

Skills : Word And Excel, Powerpoint Presentations, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Composed, arranged and recorded original songs.
    2. Interpreted and modified music to personalize performances.
    3. Organized and managed concerts, master classes and recordings.
    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. Promoted events and performances by participating in media interviews.
    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 In Industrial Technology

Assistant Professional Musician Resume

Summary : Studied intensively with vocal coaches to develop voice and performance skills.

Skills : Inventory Management, Research, Administration.

Description :

    1. Played multiple shows every weekend for 7 years.
    2. Started the band when I was 14.
    3. Traveled all around the world performing.
    4. Worked under pineapple productions with Liz Gregory and David Walker in Nashville.
    5. Responsible for band finances, including salaries and other financial obligations.
    6. Performed on stage with The Carmen Mico Orchestra, Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, Stars of the Lawrence Welk Show.
    7. Created musical tracks if needed by Musical Director (MD).
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business

Associate Professional Musician Resume

Summary : Create musical tracks if needed by Musical Director (MD), Commit to rehearsal(s) and Sunday service Come prepared for rehearsals and demonstrate an ability to be flexible as the bandleader may alter the original parts in arrangements.

Skills : Word And Excel, Powerpoint Presentations, Data Entry, SPSS.

Description :

  • Played soprano, alto, tenor, baritone sax; clarinet and flute in a variety of bands.
  • Played professionally thru the 1990's in Phoenix using a midi wind controller.
  • Worked domestically and internationally supporting independent and major label artists averaging 250+ shows per year Co-writing credits on songs .
  • Created unique style of drumming by incorporating different genres.
  • Played for weddings, receptions, and other events.
  • Supervised classification analysis using satellite imagery from usgs and nasa.
  • Developed suitable interpretations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Industrial Technology

Professional Musician/Coach Resume

Summary : Perform with a high level of professionalism Wear appropriate concert dress, as indicated by the conductor Provide a professional quality instrument in good repair as needed and appropriate.

Skills : Worked in manufacturing plants before at DSM in Bloomington.

Description :

  • Developed strong business and public speaking skills Scheduling, promoting, marketing and sales experience.
  • Performed for last 11 years in WV, MD, PA, OH, NC and CO.
  • Participated in events for local charities.
  • Participated in events for West Virginia University and Fairmont State University.
  • Performed in many shows and live gigs all over the United States and the Dominican Republic as a singer/songwriter, flutist and .
  • Worked with music students of all levels, drumset, timpani, and mallet percussion.
  • Played live many times i have played in about 30 cities in 16 or so states.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Business

Professional Musician Resume

Summary : To obtain an opportunity in a professional music environment that will enhance skills and supplement educational studies.

Skills : Kitchen Manager, Food Service Worker, Dish Washer.

Description :

    1. Performed as bassist in group and studio setting.
    2. Knowledged of instrument and music.
    3. Performed task asked of musicial director or band leader.
    4. Maintained a professional appearance and attitute at all time during, before and after performance.
    5. Helped in the construction and composition of music.
    6. Maintained all musicial equipment at all times for optimal performance level.
    7. Attained knowledge needed to stay up to date with present technology and their use.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS