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  • Disc Jockey - Disc jockeys, sometimes called "deejays," put music on the radio; yhey also talk about the news, sports, and weather.
  • Musician - Musicians and singers compose, sing, and play music. They perform solo or as part of a group. They perform in sound studios and on stage. They also perform on television and in movies. Some musicians go on concert tours, traveling all over the U.S. and the world.
  • Teacher - Teachers teach children to read, write, do math, and more; they show students different skills.


  • I Hear America Singing - Have you ever thought about how American songs developed? This PBS site has a timeline covering the history of the American Concert Song as well as information on the writers, composers, artists, and movements that left their mark.
  • Musicians & Composers - America's Story - Their passion was music and they shared it with the world. Features Leonard Bernstein, Duke Ellington, and John Philip Sousa.

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