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Jazz: Career Resources

On this page you'll find resources to help you begin and maintain a successful music career.

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Connect with Professionals

Professional Organizations

Student membership is often very affordable! Here are just a few benefits of joining an organization:

  • Connect with performers, instrument makers, and more
  • Get first notice of scholarships, competitions, and job openings
  • Attend festivals and events at reduced cost

Browse Professional Journals

Professional journals are a great place to learn from experts about the most recent developments in your field.
Search articles online or browse the Allen Library current periodicals (near the Allen entrance). See especially:

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Online Resources

Performance Career Books in the Allen Library (selections)

Music Career Books in the Allen Library (selections)

Here are a few books with information for succeeding in almost any music career.

Find more books on music careers

Search subjects in the catalog:

Music trade > Vocational guidance
Performing arts > Vocational guidance

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