The range of careers in music available to graduates includes:

Composition
  • Contemporary classical composer
  • Community music composer
  • Educational music composer
  • Classical music theatre composer
  • Dance theatre composer
  • Musical theatre composer
  • Screen composer
  • Interactive multimedia composer
  • Advertising music composer
  • Library music composer
  • Arranger
  • Orchestrator
  • Music copyist
Performance
  • Musical theatre performer
  • Musical director
  • Backing musician
  • Session musician
  • Conductor
  • Orchestral musician
  • Chamber musician
  • Classical singer
  • Defence force band musician
  • Accompanist
  • Repetiteur
  • Ballet pianist
  • Community musician
  • Church musician
Music education
  • Studio teacher-Owner
  • Manager of a music teaching business employing teachers
  • Director of a conservatorium centre
  • Primary school music teacher
  • Instrumental teacher (peripatetic)
  • High School Music Teacher
  • Head of Music
  • Private High School-Teacher (TAFE institute)
  • Head teacher (TAFE institute)
  • University music academic
  • Support positions in a Music School
  • Administrative assistant
  • Technical officer (audio)
  • Technical assistant
  • Booking officer
Writing and Research
  • Freelance music journalist
  • Music critic (classical music)
  • Editor of a music magazine
  • Music biographer
  • Music researcher (academic)
  • Arts industry research consultant
  • Music textbook writer
  • General editor of a music reference book
Libraries, archives and information services
  • Music librarian
  • Orchestral librarian
  • Music manuscript archivist
  • Sound archivist
  • Music curator
Production
  • Record Producer
  • Programmer
  • Remixer
  • Recording engineer
  • Mastering Engineer
  • Studio Manager
  • Maintenance Engineer
  • Production company
  • Live sound business
  • Sound and lighting hire coordinator
  • Tour manager
  • Sound Designer (theatre)
  • Stage manager (opera and music theatre)
  • Film production
  • Music supervisor
  • Music editor
  • Sound supervisor/sound designer
  • Sound effects recordist
  • Effects editor
  • Effects mixer
  • Mixer
  • Music video clip director
Music business
  • Artist manager
  • Music lawyer
  • Music accountant
  • Booking agent
  • Music merchandiser
  • Promote
  • Venue booker
  • Record company position
  • Artist and Repertoire (A&R) manager
  • Label manager
  • Promotions director
  • Sales director
  • Sales representative
  • Music publishing company position
  • Managing director
  • Copyright /royalties manager
  • Licensing manager
  • Production music manager
  • Hire library manager
  • Performance promotions manager
Broadcasting
  • Music radio
  • Presenter
  • Music director
  • Program director
  • Producer
  • Music television
  • Presenter
  • Supervising producer
  • Head of programming
Retailing and Wholesaling
  • Retail-Record Store sales assistant
  • Record Store owner/manager
  • Manager of a chain record store
  • Music store sales assistant
  • Music store owner/manager
  • Wholesale Product manager
  • Internal sales manager
Arts administration
  • Arts funding project officer
  • Arts development officer
  • Manager of a music service organisation
  • Director of a music industry advocacy organisation
  • Music presenting organisations
  • Artistic administrator
  • Orchestra manager
  • Operations manager
  • Development manager
  • Marketing manager
  • Education manager
  • Financial manager
  • Festival artistic director
  • Festival producer
  • Venue manager
Instrument making and repairing
  • Traditional musical instrument maker
  • Experimental musical instrument maker (incorporating sound sculptor)
  • Electronic music/software instrument maker
  • Woodwind and brass instrument repairer
  • Piano technician
  • Electronic equipment repairer