How to be a professional musician AND see the world.

We are the UK’s leading supplier of professional musicians to the cruise industry.

We are always searching for professional musicians of the highest standard who are looking for the opportunity to perform on some of the finest cruise ships in the World. If you are suitable you will have the chance to travel extensively, earn a good salary, meet some amazing people & embark on a new adventure!

Why Choose Musicianpro?

Musicianpro’s founder and director is a former professional musician / musical director with extensive cruise experience. We therefore understand the many years of practice and studying which you have completed, to become the skilled professional musician that you are today.

You can be confident that while you are working with Musicianpro, your talent & musicianship is always appreciated and we will strive to find the best cruise ship & environment for you to showcase your talent. Once you have been offered a contract we will guide you through the entire onboarding process – from the audition to the cruise ship…then your exciting journey begins!

We recognize the importance of all our clients and the role you play in the successful growth and longevity of Musicianpro. There has never been a better time to join the cruise industry as a professional musician ! Now make your dreams a reality and simply click APPLY!


Careers in the Royal Air Force Music Services

Current Vacancies: Oboe, Clarinet, Saxophone, French Horn, Tenor Trombone, Tuba, Bass Guitar/String Bass, Percussion

The Battle of Britain (BoB) 75th Commemoration Gala Dinner was taken placed at Royal Air Force (RAF) Northolt on 17th September 2015. The Gala Dinner included a Sunset Parade from the Queens Colour Squadron based at RAF Northolt and a Fly-past from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF).

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What standard should you be?
To join the RAF as a musician you will need to have a minimum playing standard of ABRSM Grade 8 or equivalent.

Entry is by audition based upon the format of the Grade 8 examination. Entry level is determined at that audition; either Part-Qualified (the minimum standard acceptable), or Qualified (typically at college graduate/diploma standard).

Basic Recruit Training
Basic recruit training takes place over 10 weeks at RAF Halton in Buckinghamshire

Part-Qualified Entry
Salary – £19,634.52
After Basic Recruit Training, Part-Qualified Entrants will spend approximately 12 weeks at Headquarters Music Services. They will undertake further study on their instrument, learn band drill, and complete written projects prior to final assessment and posting to a band.

Qualified Entry
Salary – £25,272.24
After Basic Recruit Training, Qualified Entrants will spend approximately 4 weeks at Headquarters Music Services for Familiarization Training before their first posting.

The initial contract is for twelve years, but notice to leave can be given, subject to a qualifying period of service.

The upper age limit for musicians applying is 39 years on the day of attestation (the first day on Recruit Training). The lower age limit is 17 ½.
Further details on the RAF Recruitment Eligibility Check

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Much love and happy music making,

Roger Moisan

Get to work with Encore: The online home for musicians.

Encore is the fastest way to find and book great musicians for gigs.

We’re building the future of live music – a platform connecting every musician and giving them the tools to further their careers.

Our Mission

We dream of a future where live music is everywhere, where musicians worldwide are brought together and given the best opportunities to advance their careers.

We’re creating:

The online home for musicians. By connecting every musician in the world, Encore are building an invaluable resource for musicians everywhere.

A resurgence in live music performance. By making it easier than ever to find and book great musicians, we enable people to choose unique live experiences over pre-recorded music.

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Fed up of hunting for gigs?

  • Create a profile on Encore.
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Looking to book a band?
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Within minutes, you’ll receive tailored quotes and messages from outstanding local performers who match your needs.
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