wind musical instrument maker


Wind musical instrument makers create and assemble parts to make wind instruments according to specified instructions and diagrams. They measure and cut the tubing for the resonator, assemble parts such as braces, slides, valves, piston, bell heads and mouth pieces, test and inspect the finished instrument.

Scope notes

Includes people producing smaller musical instruments or accessories, such as metronomes, tuning forks or musical boxes.

Alternative label

  • brass instrument craftsman

  • woodwind instrument maker

  • brass instrument assembler

  • wind musical instrument builder

  • brass instrument maker

  • woodwind instrument craftsman

  • brass instrument builder

  • woodwind instrument assembler

  • brass instrument craftswoman

  • wind instrument maker

  • woodwind instrument craftswoman

  • woodwind instrument builder

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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