People - Music Business

Alumni - Music Business

Where are our graduates now?

You'll find our graduates in many types of jobs, from corporate positions to business development to jobs that didn't even exist when they started their studies here. Some are behind a desk making deals and developing strategies, some are on the road finding talent, managing artists, selling and promoting music. The music industry eco-system is expanding all the time and our alumni are leaders in many digital, branding, and technology businesses. Others work across a range of start-up firms or start their own companies.

Alumni of the NYU program in Music Business, undergraduates and graduates, currently work at technology, rights and digital companies such as: AOL, Apple, ASCAP, Getty Images, Harry Fox Agency,, Hello Music, Intel, Microsoft, MindSmack.TV, The Orchard, Rhapsody, RightsFlow, SonicBids, Vevo; publicity and marketing firms such as: Audible Treats, Giant Step, KSA Associates, Shorefire Media; music publishers such as: EMI Music Publishing, Kobalt, peermusic, Scion Music Group, Universal Music Publishing; in music broadcasting: CJLO, MTV Networks, FUSE, VH1, Sirius XM Satellite Radio; music producers and providers such as: Copilot, G&E Music, Primary Wave; record companies such as: ABKCO, EMI Music, Island Def Jam, Glassnote Entertainment, Mercury, Razor & Tie, Sony Music, Universal, Warner Music Group; management companies and booking agencies such as: ICM, IMG, Kiqstart Music, Rob Shore Management, Ron Shapiro Management, Talent Consultants International, The Umbrella Group, William Morris Agency; venues, concert and events promoters such as: AEG, BB Kings, Brooklyn Bowl, Bowery Presents, C3 Presents, CMJ, Carnegie Hall, Highline Ballroom, Live Nation.

For more on our graduate students' success please visit the program blog.