A performing musician typically performs music for an audience or will record in a studio. They often play an instrument and will spend hours practicing and improving. As a musician you’re involved in creating and/or performing music in a variety of genres, such as classical, rock, hip-hop, pop, indie, and jazz. You could be a composer, instrumentalist and/or a singer performing either in the studio or to a live audience. They can be found playing in nightclubs, weddings, events, or concerts. Many aspire to securing an agent to represent them or to land a recording contract. Many musicians master several instruments to become more marketable and flexible.