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Musicians, Singers and Composers, Others

Aliases: Composers, Musicians, Singers

Industry/Sector(s): Media and Entertainment


JOB DESCRIPTION 1

The tasks an Composers, Musicians and Singers, Other is expected to perform include:

  • Playing music, or singing or dancing on the streets, in night-clubs, circuses and related places

  • Engaging in composing, production and rendering music

WORK ENVIRONMENT 
  • It is not a desk job
  • May or may not need to handle a team 
  • Travelling is a part of the job 
  • Part-time work and contractual jobs are available

  • Work from home option is not available

 

Working hours

  • Working hours are 8/9 hours everyday for 6 days a week. This may vary from company to company

  • Being self-employed is also an option. In this case, the working hours and days will be flexible.

  • Shift system maybe applicable

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

Maybe

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING 

Minimum – 10thstandard pass

 

KEY COMPETENCIES 1
  • Proficient in playing instrumental music (Wind, Percussion, String) 
  • Experience in writing classical or light songs and sets them to music
  • Experience in conducting or directing orchestra, chorus or other musical performances by directing and controlling various instrumentalists in rendition of music 
  • Proficient in singing Indian or Western music either alone or in-group, with or without musical accompaniments

 

DESIRABLE COMPETENCIES 

Training in Performing Arts/Fine Arts

AVAILABLE SKILL TRAINING AND LEARNING INSTITUTES 
  • Government College of Dance & Music
  • Faculty of Arts in University of Mysore
  • Sangeet Natak Academy
  • Gandharva Mahavidyalaya 
  • Suresh Wadkar's Ajivasan Music Academy
  • SwarGanga Trust
  • Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music 
  • Banaras Hindu University, Department of Instrumental Music 
  • Trakadoom Institute of Drums & Percussion 
  • Mumbai Film Academy

 

 

SAMPLE OF TRAINING AND LEARNING COURSES 
http://www.du.ac.in/du/uploads/Administration/AC/10072015/Annexure/10072015_Annexure-49.pdf

 

CAREER PROGRESSION PATH 

Musicians,Singers and Composers, Others → Master Musicians,Singers and Composers, Others

 

Transfer option
  • India: Yes
  • Abroad: Yes

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EXPECTED EARNINGS 2
  • For freshers - ₹ 15,000 to ₹ 25,000 per month
  • For candidates with 2-3 years of experience or more - ₹ 40,000 to ₹ 45,000 per month
(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

 

REQUIRED WORK EXPERIENCE 
Not required

 

PROBABLE EMPLOYERS 

  • Self-employed

  • Film and Television Industry

  • Radio and Broadcasting Industry

  • Music Companies across India

  • Schools across India

KEYWORDS 

  • Musician

  • Singers

  • Circus Singers/Musicians

  • Street Singers/Musicians

  • Night-club Singers/Musicians

OCCUPATIONAL CODES AND STANDARDS 
StandardCodeDescription
NCO 20152652.9900Musicians, Singers and Composers, Others
ISCO 20082652 Musicians, Singers and Composers
NIC 200890009Other creative arts and and entertainment activities
QP ReferenceNANA
NSQFNANA
REFERENCES 
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http://olx.in/item/wanted-female-singer-for-hotel-in-kolkata-IDT1GCd.html#18cad4280a

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1 National Classification of Occupation-2004

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http://olx.in/item/wanted-female-singers-for-5-star-hotel-contracts-IDTmcQ9.html#18cad4280a

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3“Human Resource and Skill Requirements in the Media and Entertainment Sector (2022) – A Report” released by NSDC

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http://www.ibef.org/industry/media-entertainment-india.aspx
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