Build a career in music while you study

Whether your plan to pursue a career as an orchestral musician, a scholar, an educator, or a producer, you can get a head start through the School of Music's career development programs. Learn how, below.
 

 
 
 

Performance

Photo: Don Erhardt

Photo: Don Erhardt

Student ensembles offer a unique and incredibly valuable opportunity to hone your performance skills in world-class venues like the Chan Centre for Performing Arts. Learn more about student ensembles, work-learn, and other opportunities

 

Teaching

Photo: Vincent L. Chan

Photo: Vincent L. Chan

Each year about 45 Teaching Assistantships are offered to graduate and undergraduate students in the School of Music. Students can also apply to Community-Based Learning and other programs through the Faculty of Arts. Learn more

 

Technology

Photo: Martin Dee

Photo: Martin Dee

Students have the opportunity to train and work as recording and video technicians in the Roy Barnett Recital Hall, Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, and the UBC Auditorium. We also offer academic courses in music technology. Learn more