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Employers of Music majors in TX

Music directors (also called conductors) lead orchestras and other musical groups during performances and recording sessions. Composers write and arrange original music in a variety of musical styles. Music directors may work for religious organizations, or work in concert halls and recording studios. Music directors may spend a lot of time traveling to different performances. Composers can work in offices, recording studios, or their own homes. Educational and training requirements for music directors and composers vary. A music director or conductor for a symphony orchestra typically needs a master’s degree, but a choir director may need a bachelor’s degree. There are no formal educational requirements for those interested in writing popular music. The median annual wage for music directors and composers was $47,350 in May 2012. Employment of music directors and composers is projected to grow 5 percent from 2012 to 2022, slower than the average for all occupations. The number of people attending musical performances, such as symphonies and concerts, and theatrical performances, such as ballets and musical theater, is expected to increase moderately.

Music Directors and Conductors

Music directors, also called conductors, lead orchestras and other musical groups during performances and recording sessions. Composers write and arrange original music in a variety of musical styles. Most music directors work for religious organizations and schools, or are self-employed. Music directors may spend a lot of time traveling to different performances. Composers can work in offices, recording studios, or their own homes. Educational and training requirements for music directors and composers vary, although most positions require related work experience. A music director or conductor for a symphony orchestra typically needs a master’s degree; a choir director may need a bachelor’s degree. There are no formal educational requirements for those interested in writing popular music. The median annual wage for music directors and composers was $50,590 in May 2017. Employment of music directors and composers is projected to grow 6 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. The number of people attending musical performances, such as symphonies and concerts, and theatrical performances, such as ballets and musical theater, is expected to remain steady. Despite expected growth, tough competition for jobs is anticipated because of the large number of people interested in entering this field.

Musicians and Singers

Musicians and singers play instruments or sing for live audiences and in recording studios. Musicians and singers often perform in settings such as concert halls, arenas, and clubs. There are no postsecondary education requirements for musicians or singers interested in performing popular music. However, many performers of classical music and opera have at least a bachelor’s degree. Musicians and singers need extensive training and regular practice to acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to interpret music at a professional level. The median hourly wage for musicians and singers was $26.96 in May 2017. Employment of musicians and singers is projected to grow 6 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Growth will be due to increases in demand for musical performances. However, there will be tough competition for jobs because of the large number of people who are interested in becoming musicians and singers.

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Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra Association
Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
Live Nation Music Group Texas, Inc.
Texas State University
School of Music
Dallas Symphony Association Inc
DALLAS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
University of Texas At Austin
School of Music
Houston Symphony Society
Cowboy Capital Productions, Inc
Symphony Society of San Antonio
SAN ANTONIO SYMPHONY
Symphony of Southeast Texas
Live Nation Worldwide, Inc.
Live Nation Worldwide, Inc.
Creative Action
Dmx, LLC
Mood Media
Zachary Scott Theatre Center
Zach
Live Nation Entertainment, Inc.
Wichita Falls Symphony Orchestra
Huntsville Independent School District
Huntsville Isd Music Dept
Texas Tech University System
School of Music
Baytown Symphony Orchestra
University of North Texas
College of Music
Arts Center Enterprises LLC
Majestic Empire Theatre, The
Canzion Producciones, Inc.
Hcpa Services Co
Upstart Productions, Inc , A Non-Profit Corporation
Dallas Black Dance Theatre, Incorporated
High School Music Service Inc
Live Nation Worldwide, Inc.
Goodtimes Chorus
The Arena Group LP
Luna Mgmt.
Pete Rodriguez Orchestra
Zachary Scott Theatre Center
Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc.
His Industries, Inc.
Technovations
Emerge Music Group, Inc
The Master's Touch School of Music and Performing Arts LLC
I S C Holdings Inc
Ignition Systems & Controls
Kingsville Symphony Orchestra Society
Cast Theatrical Co Inc
Youth Orchestra of Greater Fort Worth Inc
FORT WORTH YOUTH ORCHESTRA
Armstrong Community Music School
The Dallas School of Music Inc
Legends Hospitality, LLC
Gexa Energy Pavilion
Cramden Coach Corp.
Bismeaux Studio
Houston National Golf Club
Interactive Ensemble Inc
Orpheus Academy of Music
Vox - The Rob Seible Singers
Austin Symphony Orchestra Society
Gray School of Music
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