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Internships & Career Opportunities


Undergraduates at SUNY Potsdam are encouraged to obtain extra career related experience in their chosen field by doing off-campus internships. Contact the Experiential Education Office at (315) 267-2507 or visit their website to learn more. Examples of previous internships in which Music Business students have participated include:

  • Yamaha Corporation of America, Indianapolis, IN
  • Yamaha International, Buena Park, CA
  • D'Addario, Farmingdale, NY and Nashville, TN
  • Samson Technologies Company, Hicksville, NY MET Internship
  • Dansr, Inc., Champaign, IL
  • Boosey and Hawkes, New York, NY
  • Jones Double Reed Products, Spokane, WA
  • EMI Music, New York, NY
  • KHS America, Mount Juliet, TN
  • Metropolitan Opera, New York, NY 
  • Florida Grand Opera, Miami, FL
  • Houston Grand Opera, Houston, TX
  • Brevard Music Center, Brevard, NC
  •, Barcelona International
  • League of American Orchestras, New York, NY
  • Chamber Music America, New York, NY
  • Symphoria!, Syracuse, NY
  • Goodspeed Opera House, East Haddam, CT
  • Opera America, New York, NY
  • SubCat Music Studios LLC, Syracuse, NY
  • 411 Music Group, Los Angeles, CA
  • Big Heavy World, Burlington, VT
  • IDRS Conference, Columbus, GA
  • Bach to Rock, Penfield, NY
  • GCR Audio, Buffalo, NY
  • College Light Opera Company, Falmouth, MA
  • SKB Corporation, Orange, CA
  • Innsbruck Records, New York, NY
  • Young Audiences Arts for Learning, New York, NY
  • Community Performance Series, Potsdam, NY
  • Live Nation; Lakeview Amphitheater, Syracuse, NY
  • 321 Theatrical Management, New York, NY
  • Savage Classical Guitar, Bohemia, NY
  • Empire State Youth Orchestra, Schenectady, NY
  • National Association of Music Merchants, Farmington, NY
  • Thousand Islands Performing Arts Fund, Clayton, NY
  • Manitou Chamber Music Festival, Colorado Springs, CO

Employers after SUNY Potsdam

  • Varsity Vocals: Chicago, IL - Producer
  • Ticketmaster: New York, NY - Marketing Coordinator
  • Houston Grand Opera, Houston, TX - Executive Assistant to the Artistic and Music Director
  • Innovative Percussion Inc.: Nashville, TN - Manufacturing Assistant
  • RJ Storm: Beacon, NY - Violin Maker Apprentice
  • Metropolitan Opera, New York, NY -  Assistant to the Supernumeraries Department
  • Steinway & Sons, New York, NY - Concert Services Administrator
  • Buffet Crampon, various locations - Division Managers (Pacific North Division, South Central, Central Plains/Central Canada) and Marketing Specialist (Toronto, Canada)