Also called: Music Director, Conductor, Choir Director, Music Minister
In the Air Force: Band; Premier Band Manager; Premier Band Superintendent; Regional Band Manager; Regional Band Superintendent
In the Army: Army Bands; Bandmaster; Musician; Special Band Musician
In the Coast Guard: Bandmaster; LDO - Bandmaster
In the Marine Corps: Band Officer; Director/Assistant Director, The President's Own, U.S. Marine Band; Drum Major; Enlisted Conductor; Musician; Small Ensemble Leader; Special Band Musician; Staff Officer, The President's Own, U.S. Marine Band; U.S. Marine Drum and Bugle Corps Officer
In the Navy: Ceremonial Conductor-Drum Major; Enlisted Band Leader; LDO - Bandmaster; Music Director; Musician; Musician Basic; Unit Leader
- Use gestures to shape the music being played, communicating desired tempo, phrasing, tone, color, pitch, volume, and other performance aspects.
- Direct groups at rehearsals and live or recorded performances to achieve desired effects such as tonal and harmonic balance dynamics, rhythm, and tempo.
- Plan and schedule rehearsals and performances, and arrange details such as locations, accompanists, and instrumentalists.
Arts and Humanities
Education and Training
Math and Science
People and Technology Systems
Hearing and Speech
Ideas and Logic
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