About the Program

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The Career Development and Entrepreneurship in Music program is the College of Music's avenue to produce successful 21st century musicians. We help students develop an entrepreneurial mindset to build financially sustainable and professionally satisfying arts careers that positively impact their communities. Our program includes academic coursework, internship opportunities, a music entrepreneurship competition, an innovative music programming competition, a related field in music entrepreneurship, frequent guest speakers, one-on-one career advising and mentorship, community engagement, networking opportunities, a Student Artist Entrepreneurs organization (S.A.E.), and other events. Our students are launching their own businesses as a result of our program offerings. To learn more visit our UNT Music Entrepreneurs page.

Upcoming Events

21
Feb
Music Entrepreneurship Competition Workshop
with guest speaker Angela Beeching
11:00amRecital Hall
07
Mar
Departmental 3
TBA
11:00amRecital Hall

Recent Events

07
Feb
Lucas Meachem
Entrepreneurship Departmental
11:00amRecital Hall
24
Jan
Karen Lim-Smith
Entrepreneurship Departmental
11:00amRecital Hall
29
Nov
Music Entrepreneurship Departmental - Sarah Robinson, Flute
Author of "Clubbing for Classical Musicians"
11:00amRecital Hall
24
Nov
Musical Entrepreneur Classes
Final Business Plan Pitches

Student Entrepreneur Spotlights

  • Jen Guzmán

    Music Entrepreneurship Teaching Fellow
    Texas Winds Musical Outreach
  • Julianna Emanski

    Doctoral Candidate in Vocal Performance
    Lumedia Musicworks
  • Kyle McKay

    Master of Music in Clarinet Performance
    The Musician's Bookkeeper
  • Drew Sutherland

    Doctoral Candidate in Trombone Performance
    Drew Sutherland Recording Services
  • Christopher Sharpe

    C Sharpe Editions