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Composers create music for commercials and soundtracks, conduct orchestras, and even sometimes teach the craft to others. Skills listed on sample resumes of Composers include composing original scores for video projects and films, and composing and live-performing original contemporary music. Several bachelor's degree programs in music are available to those who wish to pursue them, and in most cases an audition will be required. It is not unheard of for bachelor's degrees in music composition to take longer than four years to complete, so these make for impressive additions to a candidate's resume.

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Music Editor/composer

  • Edited and enhanced music library using ProTools, Reason, and other Digital Audio
  • Tagged and organized music track metadata
  • Composed original work for use in [company name] library
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Cultural Anthropology Cum Laude
Film Scoring
2

Composer / Script-supervisor

  • Composed original scores for two feature-length films, "Fatu O Le Alofa: Heart to Heart" and "Seki A Oe: A Crazy Samoan Love Story"
  • Responsible for coordinating cast and crew with the script and schedule
  • Responsible for slating each scene and take during filming of two feature-length films
Candidate Info
10
months in
workforce
10
months
at this job
Music Theory And Performance
3

Composer's Assistant / Orchestrator / Copyist

  • Assisted a composer for a feature film, including all scheduling, planning the score budget, creating and maintaining cue lists and scoring schedules, updating spotting session notes, researching and reviewing legal contracts, contracting musicians and other personnel, booking recording space, studio accounting, and creating a cue sheet
  • Independently orchestrated, copied, proofed, and printed a film score and was music librarian at the sessions
  • Legal setup, development and promotion for a startup production house with diverse services
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Commercial Music, Emphases
4

Audio Engineer | Sound Designer | Music Producer | Composer

  • Specialized in Music, and Audio Mixing for TV, Radio, and Web advertising
  • Casting supervisor, talent scout and development
  • Client liaison, workflow integration, and intern development
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Liberal Arts
BA
Music Technology
MA
Music Technology

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