Orchestra Conductor


Minimum 10thstandard pass and above

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The tasks an Orchestra Conductor is expected to perform include:

Conducting or directing orchestra, chorus or other musical performances by directing and controlling various instrumentalists in rendition of music

Knowledge of selecting musical composition to be rendered

Experience in arranging location of different instrument players to get harmonious music Proficient in directing group by beat of hand or other signals for rendering of music by all members in harmony and melody Knowledge of playing one or more instruments himself

Ability to conduct research in different types of musical composition and devise new types of music suitable for orchestra or other musical performances

Ability to train musicians or bandsmen

Training in :Performing Arts

Excellent communication skills

Creative skills

Interpersonal skills

Planning skills

Problem solving skills


Marketing skills


Aficionado of music and singing

Lot of patience

Highly developed musical sensibility and rhythm

Team spirit

It is not a desk job

Work from home option is available

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available

Travelling is part of the job

Need to handle a team

Working hours

Working hours are 8/9 hours everyday for 6 days a week. This may vary from company to company

Being self-employed is also an option. In this case, the working hours and days will be flexible

Shift system maybe applicable

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Maybe

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous

Occupational hazards include fatigue, body ache, stress, strain on eyes, etc.

For freshers - INR 25,000 per assignment

For candidates with 2-3 years of experience or more - INR 60,000 to INR 5,00,000 per assignment

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Overview of Media & Entertainment Sector in India

The current employment across Media & Entertainment sector is estimated to be over 1 million persons (in terms of direct employment only).The Private Final Consumption Expenditure (PFCE) on Entertainment17 has grown at a Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 12.5% between 2000 and 2008. It is expected that the PFCE on Entertainment would grow at a CAGR of 13% to 14% between 2008 and 202218. Accordingly, it is expected that the industry would continue to record growth rates between 13% and 14% till 2013. Furthermore, on a long term basis, we expect that the Media and Entertainment

industry to grow at a CAGR of about 12% to 13% between 2008 and 2022.

Keeping in mind the current employment, and the expected growth in different segments in the

industry, we project that the total employment in the Media and Entertainment industry would increase from about 1 to 1.1 million persons in 2008 to about 4 to 4.1 million persons in 2022, an incremental human resource requirement of about 3 million persons.


Film and Television Industry

Radio and Broadcasting Industry

Music Companies across India

Music Bands across India

Maximum number of job openings are available in Mumbai, Kolkata, New Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai and other metro cities

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