Finding a Job

Resources in SFCM Library
Writing A Résumé -- Books in the library

  • Resumes for performing arts careers PN1580 .R47 1997
  • How to be your own booking agent and save thousands of dollars PN1580.G58 2000
  • Krueger, Brian D. College grad job hunter : insider techniques and tactics for finding a top-paying entry level job. 4th ed., completely re. Holbrook, Ma. : Adams Media, c1998. HF5382.7 .K78 1998
  • Creative job search HF5382.7L73 1999
  • Opportunity NOCS -- print version at the desk or on the web: 
  • 2005 guide to competitions, Monti L. Burnett, editor. 18th ed., updated and re. New York, NY : Concert Artists Guild, 2005 ML12.G946 C7 2005
  • Career guide for singers :6th edition. Washington, DC : OPERA America, c2003. ML13 .C3 2003
  • A directory of summer chamber music workshops, schools & festivals. New York : Chamber Music America, 1996. DESK ML13.D598 C4 1996
  • The music & entertainment industry internship guide for undergraduate and graduate students. [Liingston, N.J.] : Entertainment Media Consultants, c1997- ML13 M92
  • Check your professional journal (e.g., Strad, ITA Journal, Classical Singer) for job opportunities specific to your instrument.

Professional organizations with employment information
American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada (Musicians' Union). Requires membership.
College Music Society. Requires membership.