Brass Musical Instrument Crafter

Brass Musical Instrument Maker

The tasks a Brass Musical Instruments Assembler is expected to perform include:

Making the required types of brass musical instruments by fitting the piston valves, valve tops, bells etc.; in the metal body

Collecting the different parts of the musical instrument to be made

Joining the parts by screwing, riveting or soldering as necessary to obtain the desired shape

Fitting the piston valves, valve tops, springs, washers, etc.

Checking for leakage, brazing, etc. and tuning it to the required pitch by fitting the slide or further tooling as necessary

Proficient in assembling and gluing parts together as necessary and tuning instruments

Knowledge to maintain instruments and keep them in working order

Competent in checking for leakage, brazing etc. and tuning instruments to the required pitch by fitting the slide or further tooling as necessary

Dexterity of hands

Knowledge of any particular type of brass musical instrument such as cornet, baritone, euphonium, bugle, trumpet, etc.

Attention to detail

Interest in music

Ability to work independently

Diligent and hardworking

Ability to focus for long hours

It requires one to be on their feet

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is not a part of this job

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Musical instrument crafters usually work for 6 days a week and 8/10 hours everyday. This may vary from unit to unit

Shift system maybe available

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

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

The job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous

Occupational hazards may include musculoskeletal disorders, respiratory disorders, injuries, skin problems, allergic reactions, incorrect posture, excessive force, overuse, stress, insufficient rest, etc.

Health risks include exposure to harmful levels of volatile glue and solvent used in paint and coating, sharp cutting tools, exposure to wood and metal chips, leather particles and dust, lifting, pushing, pulling, repetitive tasks, confined spaces, etc.

Will be updated

Overview of the Indian Musical Instrument Industry

Indian culture has been emotionally involved with music since a long time, with Indian classic music being the most famous among Indians till the time globalization took place in the country. Due to the adoptive nature of Indian consumers, western culture followers have been continuously increasing in India over the years. Initially, the focus of Indian manufacturers was limited only to Indian musical instruments but the rising demand for western musical instruments has generated a huge potential for growth in the future. Domestic manufacturers have started manufacturing western musical instruments which are in massive demand.

According to ?India Western Musical Instruments Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2017?, the Indian western musical instruments market has been anticipated to reach 542.84 crores by 2017. Increasing western music lovers, disposable income of Indian consumers, availability of western music instruments, digitalization of the instruments and decreasing cost of instruments are the major factors which are driving this industry upwards.

Musical instrument manufacturers across India


Musical instrument manufacturers across India