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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

Music Entrepreneurship Departmental: Nathan Hanks
Founder of Music Audience Exchange
11:00amRecital Hall

Recent Events

Departmental: Mark Landson
Founder of "Open Classical"
11:00amRecital Hall
Arthur Barrow
From Scarface to Zappa: Insights into Success in the Music Business
11:00amRecital Hall
Bruce Broughton, Composer
Entrepreneurship Departmental
11:00amRecital Hall
Student Artist Entrepreneur Meeting
11:00amGraham Green Room

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