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Experience working with Music Industry Internships, the only specialist music industry internship provider in Europe. They are committed to providing dynamic industry internship programs in the worlds music capitals. Ambitious students and graduates get the chance to gave their first taste of the music industry, working with some of the leading studios, labels, PR and management agencies, ...

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Intern in Dublin! We have various internship opportunities available including: * Print Media * Radio * TV Post Production * Film * Graphic design Interns will be able to work on specific projects, or be involved with long-term strategies. All placements are made on a completely individual basis. Each placement depends on when you decide to go, your particular area of interest, your...

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Intern for a semester, summer, or anywhere in between in Cape Town, South Africa! There is a wide variety of internship placements available, so you will be able to find something that complements your professional and personal interests. You will be living in the beautiful city of Cape Town, and will get to experience the South African culture through both your internship and your own explor...

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Develop your international work experience with an internship in Dublin! Connect-123 has advisors in this beautiful and historic city to help you find the perfect placement based on your specific career and personal goals. Whether you are pursuing a career in business, health care, human rights, journalism or wherever your interests may lie, Connect-123 matches you with a placement that suits y...

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Volunteering on Projects Abroad’s Music Production Project in Cape Town, South Africa, is an opportunity for you to live and work in one of the most culturally diverse countries in the world. This diversity is reflected in its music and dance, and South Africa has given rise to its own unique music style called ‘Kwaito’, as well as a number of world-famous musicians and artists. At the Music...

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*Please note: as we offer international internship programs, our USA internships are not available to US Citizens. We encourage you to look at our other destinations (London, Hong Kong, Madrid, Australia, or Latin America). New York City is a cultural and financial hub of the world that will leave you wanting more. We offer successful applicants the chance to gain invaluable work experience ...

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The London Summer Internship Program focuses on practical experience in the workplace, complemented by a classroom seminar, and the cultivation of global leadership skills. You will enroll in a required 3- or 6-credit academic internship seminar with other IES interns where you will learn about a variety of local business settings and opportunities. As well as developing your personal CV, an...

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Are you ready to take your resumé and work experience to the next level? How about living in a beautiful, diverse city and country full of history? Then Global Experiences Internship Program in Dublin, Ireland is the program for you. They offer placements in a variety of fields ranging from marketing, graphic design, and event planning, to accounting and IT. Global Experiences gives you the...

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Join a three-month internship program in Auckland and Sydney. You will be working with one of the carefully selected internship hosts based on their experience in handling interns and their stature in their respective communities. Before leaving for the program, you will be provided with details on your job duties and will be connected with your host to enable you to ask questions that are spec...

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CI was built on a very simple idea. Early in our adult lives, we make decisions that affect our entire lifetime. Just like your college education, your career should be planned and strategized with investment goals. CI’s mission is to empower young people to secure rewarding, lucrative careers that enable them to choose a lifestyle, rather than chase one. The Global Explorer Program is mo...

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As a participant of our program, located in Cape Town, South Africa, you tell us what type of internship experience you are looking for and we will create a custom internship placement based around your specific interests. You will be placed within an environment where you will make a positive contribution to your host organization while gaining invaluable and distinctive international work exp...

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Barcelona is one of today's leading cultural centers and has a stronghold in the art world, making it a prime location for any art enthusiast. There are tons of museums and galleries throughout the city so you will have ample opportunity to learn more about art and its history. You could find yourself working alongside a museum curator or even leading tours of museums or other historic sites!

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Intern at a theater, opera house, dance studio, or other performing arts organization in Florence, Italy, the birthplace of opera and a mecca of Italy’s artistic life. An internship is not a training program. While you may have the opportunity to train and/or perform while at your company (depending on your skill level and Italian language level), many interns spend the majority of their tim...

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Come experience the beautiful islands of Fiji while contributing to an educational initiative to help the communities there become more self-sufficient. Education is one of the most fundamental and crucial ways to make an impact on a struggling community. To empower the young generation on the Nacula Island to grow and develop intellectually and physically would ultimately be giving their c...

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Want to experience The New York of the East? Take part of our award-winning Hong Kong Internship Program by Absolute internship. Absolute Internship is frequently featured as the leading internship program in Hong Kong for students on world leading media outlets such as BBC News, The New York Times, Bloomberg and Forbes Magazine. Through the program, you spend your summer with your new crew...

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Music Internships Abroad

Music plays an enormous role in the lives of people all around the globe. While every country in the world performs and listens to music, the social and cultural significance of this art form can vary greatly. By participating in a music internship abroad, you will have the opportunity to witness first-hand the global power of music, and learn how you can turn your passion into a career. Whether you are interested in sound-design, music performance, or ethnomusicology, there is a music internships abroad waiting for you.

Why Intern Abroad in Music

Interning abroad in music will expose you to the various cultural uses and applications of music around the world, giving you a larger lens through which to frame your musical studies or career. You will gain an understanding and appreciation for different approaches to the music industry as a business as well. Learning how other countries evolve and react to constantly changing trends in music can provide incredible insight to an ever-changing field. Those interested in music education will be able to find an even larger pool of opportunities to teach, work, and gain valuable classroom experience and skills that can be brought back and applied to their home environment.

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In a field as globally rooted as music, it makes sense that the more well versed you can become, the more job prospects you will have. The more familiar you are with music on an international scale (as far as different cultural interpretations, the music industry, and the global community), the further you will set yourself apart. Here are just a few of the locations in which you can find incredible opportunities for music internships abroad.

England. It is possible to find music internships in many areas of the music industry in England, especially in the capital city of London. Since the “British Invasion” of rock and roll in the 1960’s, the world has looked to England for musical guidance and revolution. Interns will benefit from being immersed in music internships abroad in a country that gave the world the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, the Rolling Stones, and many more music legends!

Ghana. Often referred to as the cultural hub and “heartbeat” of Africa, those with a strong background in performance and education will find a wealth of music internship opportunities throughout Ghana. Music internships in Ghana allow interns to combine their love of performance with education in unique internship opportunities, such as those that allow interns to undergo state of the art training in Ghanaian drumming or dance from world renowned teachers. Interns can partake in music internships in Ghana at various musical arts centers.

Spain. Those who thrive in a more “behind the scenes” environment will find exciting music internships in Barcelona, a bursting metropolis that is home to culture, music, and of course, futbol. Interns will have the opportunity to explore the music industry in Spain by interning at local music schools or even working at local festivals, such as those celebrating salsa or Latin jazz. Music internships in Spain will help interns hone and develop their marketing skills, as they will often spend time assisting in daily operations of an organization or developing new public relations strategies. Interns will also often assist with online promotion through social media, event planning, and marketing for any number of festivals or artists.

Music Internships Abroad

Since the field of music is so expansive, those looking to intern abroad in music will have the opportunity to select from a diverse range of placement types and focus areas. If you do not have any academic training in music, but are still a passionate performer or listener, there are still (arguably even more) music internships abroad that will suit you.

Your music internship abroad could place you with numerous kinds of musical organizations and music programs; however, most music internship opportunities primary focus on one of the following emphasises: education, performance, music business, and music therapy.

Education. Music internships abroad dedicated to music education allow participants to absorb skills from some of the world's foremost educators and conductors and reinforce classroom techniques and strategies learned during university coursework. These are incredible, once-in-a-lifetime internship opportunities that will provide participants with more global insight and awareness of music education, at a level that simply cannot be reached without interning abroad.

Performance. People who have dedicated their whole lives to performance and practice can still find great benefits in music internships abroad. Music performance internships will allow interns to continue to develop their musical skills as they engage in new and radical ways of practicing, playing, and performing, all the while making lasting connections and establishing a true “musician’s rolodex.” As a professional musician, one can never underestimate the value of a good connection, and performance internships abroad will provide optimum networking opportunities, and so much more.

Music Business. One of the more popular avenues for music internships abroad are for participants who enjoy working on “the other side of the glass.” Music business internships abroad allow interns to partake in fantastic opportunities to enhance their skills and knowledge while learning from and working for some of the best and hardest working music professionals in the world.

Music Therapy. An increasingly popular field, and easily the smallest of the aforementioned areas, those with a background in music therapy, or those who are currently studying the subject, will find that there is an untapped wealth of music therapy internship placements available around the world. Music therapy internships will give interns extraordinary real world experience and show them how music therapy can make a real difference.

Benefits

Networking. This seems obvious and trite, but as any working musicians will tell you, one of the most undervalued and important components to any music career in productive networking. Whether it be in performance, business, recording, or education, establishing international contacts and beginning to spin your web of connections on a global stage will only increase your job and musical opportunities in the future.

Make Real Change. Especially relevant for those in the fields of education and music therapy, you will find that your music internship abroad not only helps you, but also those you are working for or working with. This can be one of the most rewarding aspects of music internships abroad. You will have the chance to view the true power of music in a very unique way while interning abroad.

Round Off Your Skill Sets. This is the most important benefit of music internships abroad. As a musician interning abroad in another country, adding your new insights, skills, and experiences to your musical arsenal and repertoire will be an invaluable asset to your career. Are you familiar with cascara patterns? Do you have experience teaching in over-sized classrooms? There are just some things you may be exposed to during your music internship abroad, and these experience will your chances of getting certain jobs in the future.

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