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Coding into HISCO
Description (tasks and duties) Micro Groups
Conceives and writes musical compositions.Writers specialising in writing the words of songs and lyrics for musical works are classified in 1-59.90.
Adapts or arranges music to suit particular instrumental groups, instruments or occasions.
Orchestra and Band Conductor
Conducts instrumental groups such as orchestras and bands.
Plays one or more musical instruments as soloist, accompanist or member of instrumental group.
Sings as soloist or member of vocal group.
Vocal Group Conductor
Conducts vocal groups such as choirs and choruses.
Other Composers, Musicians and Singers
This group includes composers, musicians and singers not elsewhere classified, for example those who select and arrange programmes of music for stage, film or broadcast productions.
List higher HISCO category