instrument technician


Instrument technicians assist and support musicians before, during and after the performance to ensure the instruments and the connected equipment, the backline, are setup properly. They maintain, check, tune and repair instruments and assist with quick changes. 

Alternative label

  • bass technician

  • road crew member

  • senior instrument technician

  • piano technician

  • guitar technician

  • roadie

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Optional skills and competences



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