This unit group includes those who conduct bands and orchestras, compose musical works and arrange instrumental and vocal compositions. They are employed by symphony and chamber orchestras, bands, choirs, sound recording companies, and orchestras for ballet and opera performances, or they may be self-employed.
The following is a summary of the main duties for some occupations in this unit group:
Conductors, composers and arrangers usually specialize in a particular type of music such as classical, country, jazz or popular.
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