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Top 50 Guitarist Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Guitarist. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Guitarist resumes they appeared on. For example, 36.5% of Guitarist resumes contained Bass Guitar as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Guitarist actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

These Are The Most Important Skills For A Guitarist

1. Bass Guitar
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Here's how Bass Guitar is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Job required that I showed up to all rehearsals and services and perform playing the bass guitar with a professional caliber
  • Play bass guitar with local church choir to help make the services more enjoyable to congregation.
  • Perform on Bass Guitar and Tuba for Men and Women s Basketball Teams
  • Played bass guitar for men's and women's basketball games.
  • Played bass guitar or drum set for High School productions and events
  • Provided bass guitar assistance and composed a number of songs
  • Played bass guitar from memory and/or by following scores.
  • Play bass guitar at gigs and events.
  • Played bass guitar for PCS's production of Grease (2011) and Thirteen (2012)
  • involved in church worship team as bass guitarist - work as member of the worship team - attended weekly meetings

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2. Original Songs
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Here's how Original Songs is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Composed, arranged and recorded over 100 original songs.
  • Assist in the arrangement of original songs, reworking of existing tunes, and modifications and re-instrumentations of show scores.
  • Compose original songs Play gigs at local venues around Tacoma

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3. Venues
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Here's how Venues is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Performed live at various international venues, clubs, and festivals as a pop rock band
  • Booked performances in venues throughout Boston as well as festivals in NY and CT.
  • Produce press kits to distribute to venues, rodeos, and state fairs.
  • Experience in traveling on tour, playing at different venues in many cities.
  • Formed 80's cover band playing numerous local venues and private events.
  • Toured much of the United States and played many major venues.
  • Performed at venues around Haiti and recorded a successful album.
  • Performed many venues in Chicago and the surrounding area.
  • Performed bluegrass music at festivals and venues world-wide.
  • Book venues in and around the Portland area.
  • Performed full-time at various venues on island.
  • Rock venues throughout New York City.
  • Traveled to perform in venues.
  • Experience playing sold out venues such as House of Blues, Metro, Double Door, and Bottom Lounge.
  • Lead Guitar Acoustic/Electric/Nylon Various StylesOver 100 Live performances at major concerts, festivals, and venues.

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4. Album Reviews
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5. Special Events
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Here's how Special Events is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Provided guitar accompaniment during Sunday worship service and at special events
  • Jazz and classical guitar performance for weddings, special events and a variety of restaurants and bars.
  • Provide classical guitar music for special events, such as weddings and fundraisers.
  • Accompanied church band at St. Regis Catholic Church for masses and special events.

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6. Music Festival
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Here's how Music Festival is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Performed at the first Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival at Jones Beach Theater in Long Beach, NY.
  • Performed rhythm guitar with Central Kansas hardcore band Skies on their summer tour including performances at Cornerstone and Icthus Music Festival.

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7. Band Merchandise
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8. Ensemble
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Here's how Ensemble is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Performed and composed original music with this seven piece jazz ensemble as a vocalist, guitarist, and lyricist.
  • Rehearsed and performed as a professional musician in a variety of ensembles in the ROK Army band.
  • Performed three songs weekly with a three-instrument ensemble consisting of piano, drum set, and bass guitar
  • Performed as part of a quartet up to an 8 piece guitar ensemble.
  • Positioned members within the ensemble to obtain balance among instrumental and vocal sections.
  • Conducted the ensemble at rehearsals and during both live and recorded performances.
  • Played guitar for the Wharton High School jazz ensemble for 2 years.
  • Performed with the Wind and Percussion Ensemble for two years.
  • Recorded and produced ensemble albums.

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9. Original Music
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Here's how Original Music is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Perform original music written by the band and contribute to the writing and arranging of new music.
  • Compose original music such as popular songs, symphonies, or sonatas.
  • Composed and produces original music for a variety of genres.
  • Compose and perform original music for numerous projects including Sedgewick, Time and The New Romans and Shafer Brown.

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10. EP
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Here's how EP is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Utilized various manipulative and hands-on activities to actively engage students and consolidate important concepts.
  • Participate in the recording and mastering unspoken communication for reproduction.
  • Achieved Better proficiency in the music department by writing out music charts and sharing with others.
  • Assisted in the legal formation, representation negotiations, booking, and money management.
  • Collaborated with anywhere from 1 to 20 other musicians to cultivate repertoires in several genres
  • Participated in rehearsals and daily independent practices, as well as performing weekly shows.
  • Selected and performed a repertoire of traditional and original blues and roots music.
  • Represented by The Hank Agency - Boston, MA
  • Rehearsed to prepare for performances.
  • Performed songs from the rock, funk, pop, and blues repertoires.
  • Worked as a muster station team member during the pre-departure evacuation drill held at the beginning of each cruise.
  • Observed the tour and returned a summary of the tour to the explorations department.
  • filled in during their tour until they could find a permanent replacement.
  • Recorded on a Lifebridge Worship music EP available on iTunes and Apple Music
  • Volunteered as a tour escort with the explorations department.
  • Performed as a solo performer in various settings: lounge, caf , receptions, BBQ's, island venues
  • Plan to release five song EP entitled Elephants , November 2012.
  • Played the Liquid Lound in Deep Ellum on December 13th, 2015.
  • Studied under Stephen Marcone, David Philp, Ed Michael Harrington, and George Dassenger.
  • learned and finished composing progressive band "Allusia"s Ep.

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11. Video Production
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12. Band Members
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Here's how Band Members is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Collaborated with fellow band members as well as director to accompany performance of 13 The Musical!
  • Negotiated contracts for all band members.
  • Traveled 130 days out of the year Communicated between the record label and band members easily.
  • Perform at private parties and school events Recruit and audition other band members

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13. Music Theory
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Here's how Music Theory is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Studied and Preformed with George Muskatello (PHD Professor of the college of Skidmore Music Theory).

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14. Gospel
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Here's how Gospel is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Worked on many sessions that included R&B, Jazz, and Gospel

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15. Facebook
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Here's how Facebook is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Help with bookings Run Facebook page Load/unload and set up equipment
  • Required commitment, familiarity with using social media (twitter, facebook, Instagram, etc.

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16. Large Parties
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17. Co-Wrote
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18. Live Audiences
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Here's how Live Audiences is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Work closely with fellow entertainers to discuss select pieces and methods of maximizing appeal to live audiences.
  • Perform before live audiences from memory or by following scores, improvise music during performances.
  • Toured the United States and played in front of live audiences.
  • Participated in the biggest band competition in Venezuela Played in front of live audiences and performed on television Co-wrote all the music
  • Perform for live audiences Transpose music to alternate keys to fit individual styles or purposes Nathan Niederkorn, (847) 800-6879

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20. Customer Service
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Here's how Customer Service is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Gained excellent customer service and cash handlingexperience.

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21. R
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Here's how R is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Developed bespoke instruments, sound effects & ambient textures through experimentation with various DAW s. Participated in acoustic mic.
  • Played private events, Jazz Festivals, and at various restaurants in Downtown Chandler, Phoenix, and Gilbert.
  • Served as point of contact for artist, record labels, management, publicists, and talent buyers.
  • Maintained all equipment and assisted in all aspects of the recording, mixing and mastering process.
  • Utilized state of the art recording technology in the arrangement and composition of all releases.
  • Composed and recorded 4 albums in professional studio settings, with major label distribution.
  • Can take criticism and learn to do it better the next time
  • Blessed thousands every week with the selection of songs I played!
  • Painted on aluminum, wood, canvas, and Cinder blocks.
  • Oil paint, Acrylic, Latex in my own artwork.
  • Performed classical guitar at restaurants, weddings and private parties.
  • Self-promoted, managed and customized music per client.
  • Played community events in the New Haven area.
  • Arrived in a timely and consistent manner.
  • Appeased crowds as well as our employers.
  • Can paint scenery and portraiture.
  • Team player and love team work.
  • Coordinated routings and logistics to maximize profitability, managed merchandising and finances.
  • Gained a strong understanding of signal flow and pre and post-production recording processes and techniques.
  • Coordinated musicians of diverse backgrounds and proficiencies to produce one coherent sound.

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22. Record Labels
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23. Jazz Band
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24. Keyboard Player
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25. Original Material
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Here's how Original Material is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Recorded and produced an album of all original material at a home studio.
  • Played both original material and covers at various shows on SJU's campus.

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26. Big Band
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Here's how Big Band is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Sight read big band/jazz guitar charts Improvised solos and read melodies Performed concerts such as USO Shows for war veterans
  • Sight read big band/jazz guitar charts Improvise solos and read melodies Perform concerts and recitals

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27. New Music
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Here's how New Music is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Learn new music each week Sunday morning services- Set up and tear down equipment.

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28. Pro Tools
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Here's how Pro Tools is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Record, mix and master tracks using Pro Tools.
  • Use Pro Tools to build multi tracks.

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29. MTV
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Here's how MTV is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Let Me Out recently selected 34 out of 200 Best Rock Songs of the past decade by MTV2.
  • Live Guitar player for the MTV VMA award, and Grammy award winning band Adammo.
  • designed promotional flyers, licensed music to MTV and ABC Family

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30. East Coast
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Here's how East Coast is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Band playing in various clubs on the east coast

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31. CDS
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Here's how CDS is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Develop DVDs and CDs for distribution.

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32. Sound Equipment
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Here's how Sound Equipment is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • sound equipment maintenance and setup.

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33. Fan Base
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Here's how Fan Base is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Developed a large loyal fan base and became a reliable band for mutual benefit between venue and band.
  • Played over 70 venues in the community and assist with social media and maintain fan base.
  • Design flyers for distribution throughout NYC to highlight upcoming events and increase fan base.
  • Completed presale tickets for each show with a growing fan base.
  • Create flyers to build fan base.

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35. UK
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Here's how UK is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Recorded live performance at BBC and appeared on UK hit TV Program SKINS.
  • Performed live on TFI Friday, UK (22M viewers), Victoria & Albert Museum.
  • Completed rehearsals, TV and radio promotions, two UK tours, and a tour of Asia.
  • Collaborated with Kseniya Simonova, winner of (Ukraine's Got Talent) for charity videos.
  • Opened for Cradle of Filth, Les Claypool, and Black Tide at Milwaukee's Rave venue.

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36. Worship Services
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Here's how Worship Services is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Played guitar for the weekly worship services

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37. Musical Styles
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Here's how Musical Styles is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Selected music carefully in order to achieve a balance of musical styles on the program.

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38. Local Band
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39. Individual Pieces
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40. Symphony Orchestra
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41. Weekly Basis
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Here's how Weekly Basis is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Played at Irish Rover on a weekly basis for one year.
  • Performed musical selections before live audiences on a weekly basis.

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42. Musical Director
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43. Church Services
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44. Private Lessons
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45. Individual Styles
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Here's how Individual Styles is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Transposed music to alternate keys, or to fit individual styles or purposes.

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46. Vocal Music
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47. Following Scores
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Here's how Following Scores is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Play from memory or by following scores.

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48. Piece Band
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49. Promotional Materials
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Here's how Promotional Materials is used in Guitarist jobs:
  • Created artwork for advertisements, promotional materials, and album liner art.

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50. Different Styles
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20 Most Common Skills For A Guitarist

Bass Guitar

43.6%

Original Songs

12.8%

Venues

8.0%

Album Reviews

4.9%

Special Events

3.3%

Music Festival

3.3%

Band Merchandise

3.0%

Ensemble

2.9%

Original Music

2.4%

EP

2.2%

Video Production

1.8%

Band Members

1.7%

Music Theory

1.6%

Gospel

1.6%

Facebook

1.3%

Large Parties

1.3%

Co-Wrote

1.2%

Live Audiences

1.1%

NYC

1.0%

Customer Service

0.9%
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Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Guitarist

Rank Skill
1 Bass Guitar 36.5%
2 Original Songs 10.7%
3 Venues 6.7%
4 Album Reviews 4.1%
5 Special Events 2.8%
6 Music Festival 2.8%
7 Band Merchandise 2.5%
8 Ensemble 2.4%
9 Original Music 2.0%
10 EP 1.9%
11 Video Production 1.5%
12 Band Members 1.4%
13 Music Theory 1.4%
14 Gospel 1.4%
15 Facebook 1.1%
16 Large Parties 1.1%
17 Co-Wrote 1.0%
18 Live Audiences 0.9%
19 NYC 0.9%
20 Customer Service 0.8%
21 R 0.8%
22 Record Labels 0.8%
23 Jazz Band 0.7%
24 Keyboard Player 0.7%
25 Original Material 0.7%
26 Big Band 0.6%
27 New Music 0.6%
28 Pro Tools 0.6%
29 MTV 0.6%
30 East Coast 0.6%
31 CDS 0.6%
32 Sound Equipment 0.6%
33 Fan Base 0.6%
34 Youtube 0.6%
35 UK 0.6%
36 Worship Services 0.6%
37 Musical Styles 0.6%
38 Local Band 0.5%
39 Individual Pieces 0.5%
40 Symphony Orchestra 0.5%
41 Weekly Basis 0.4%
42 Musical Director 0.4%
43 Church Services 0.4%
44 Private Lessons 0.4%
45 Individual Styles 0.4%
46 Vocal Music 0.4%
47 Following Scores 0.4%
48 Piece Band 0.4%
49 Promotional Materials 0.4%
50 Different Styles 0.3%
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