NAICS Code Description

711130 - Musical Groups and Artists

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This industry comprises (1) groups primarily engaged in producing live musical entertainment (except theatrical musical or opera productions) and (2) independent (i.e., freelance) artists primarily engaged in providing live musical entertainment. Musical groups and artists may perform in front of a live audience or in a studio, and may or may not operate their own facilities for staging their shows.

Illustrative Examples:

Musical groups (except theatrical musical groups)
Drum and bugle corps (i.e., drill teams)
Independent musicians or vocalists


  • Establishments primarily engaged in organizing, promoting, and/or managing concerts and other musical performances without producing their own shows are classified in Industry Group 7113, Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events;
  • Companies, groups, or theaters primarily engaged in producing theatrical musicals and opera productions are classified in Industry 711110, Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters; and
  • Freelance producers (except musical groups and artists) primarily engaged in musical activities independent of a company or group are classified in Industry 711510, Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers.
Index Entries for 711130
711130711130711130Bands, dance
711130711130711130Bands, musical
711130711130711130Chamber musical groups
711130711130711130Chamber orchestras
711130711130711130Classical musical artists, independent
711130711130711130Classical musical groups
711130711130711130Concert artists, independent
711130711130711130Country musical artists, independent
711130711130711130Country musical groups
711130711130711130Dance bands
711130711130711130Drum and bugle corps (i.e., drill teams)
711130711130711130Ensembles, musical
711130711130711130Jazz musical artists, independent
711130711130711130Jazz musical groups
711130711130711130Musical artists, independent
711130711130711130Musical groups (except musical theater groups)
711130711130711130Musical productions (except musical theater productions), live
711130711130711130Musicians, independent
711130711130711130Opera singers, independent
711130711130711130Popular musical artists, independent
711130711130711130Popular musical groups
711130711130711130Rock musical artists, independent
711130711130711130Rock musical groups
711130711130711130Singers, independent
711130711130711130Soloists, independent musical
711130711130711130Symphony orchestras
711130711130711130Vocalists, independent

Top Businesses by Annual Sales for 711130 – Click for Complete Profiles:

Los Angeles Philharmonic AssnLos AngelesCA
Boston Symphony Orchestra IncBostonMA
Cincinnati Symphony OrchestraCincinnatiOH
Musical Arts AssociationClevelandOH
Grand Traverse Band of OttawaPeshawbestownMI
Detroit Symphony Orchestra IncDetroitMI
Pittsburgh Symphony IncPittsburghPA
Houston Symphony SocietyHoustonTX
Kansas City SymphonyKansas CityMO
Buffalo Phlhrmnic Orchstra SocBuffaloNY