University of Hartford Libraries

Music Career Information Subject Guide


Books

Career Opportunities in the Music Industry
Career Services Shelves ML3795 .F497 2004 and Allen Library Stacks [ML3795 F54 C37] 2000

Great Jobs for Music Majors
By Jan Goldberg, Stephen E. Lambert, and Julie DeGalan. Allen Library Stacks [ML3795 G65 G74]

Music Business Handbook and Career Guide
By David Baskerville. Allen Library Stacks [ML3795 B31 2001]

Your Own Way in Music: A Career and Resource Guide
By Nancy Uscher. Allen Library Stacks [ML370 U8 Y68]


Periodicals

International Musician
[http://atoz.ebsco.com/titles.asp?txtKeyword=International+Musician+&SF=Titles&id=8684&sid=76148354&LH=&lang.subject=&lang.menu=&cmdSearchSubmit=Search&optPages=1]


Websites

American Federation of Musicians
[http://www.afm.org/]
The AFM home page includes information about the organization, hiring musicians, and current events.

ArtJobOnline
[http://www.artjob.com/]
ArtJob lists full and part time employment, internships, grants, public art projects, residencies which can be searched by region, art discipline, type of organization, Federation, etc. Registration and fee are required.

Bridge: Worldwide Music Connection (NEC)
[http://necmusic.edu/bridge]
Comprehensive sight which includes a job search and resources on topics such as fundraising, performance anxiety, health, opportunities abroad, orchestral issues, singers, music industry, etc. Password information available from Career Services Center. University ID required.

Current Jobs in Performing Arts
[http://libill.hartford.edu:2048/login?url=http://www.graduatejobs.com]
National employment bulletin for the performing arts professions. Updated monthly. UH access only.

Current Jobs in Performing Arts
[http://libill.hartford.edu:2048/login?URL=http://www.graduatejobs.com]
National employment bulletin for the performing arts professions. Updated monthly. UH access only.

Music Library Association, Employment and Education
[http://www.musiclibraryassoc.org/?page=JobsAndCareers]
Includes a list of currently available jobs in academic, public, performing arts, orchestra, conservatory, media or radio libraries. Information about career resources and a directory of library schools.

Musical America
[http://libill.hartford.edu:2048/login?url=http://www.musicalamerica.com/]
Read performing arts news, find facilities and festivals, locate artists and managers, and more.

NAfME Job Center (formerly Career Center)
[http://www.nafme.org/jobs/]
NAfME's listing of jobs in music education.

NYFA Classifieds
[https://www.nyfa.org/Classifieds]
This New York Foundation for the Arts site lists jobs in the arts and opportunities for artists. This site is free to use.

Office of Careers and Professional Development
[http://www.esm.rochester.edu/iml/careers/]
Part of the Eastman School of Music's Institute for Musical Leadership. Includes job hunting, career planning, resume writing, job links, competition information, etc.

Stage Agent
[http://www.stageagent.com/]
This site offers national coverage for show synopses and castings, current production listings, audition and callback announcements, classified ads, and a bulletin board.


The web version of this document can be found online at
http://library.hartford.edu/guides/guideprint.asp?subject=Music Career Information