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lyricist

Description

Code

2641.4.1

Description

Lyricists interpret the style of a music piece and write words to accompany the melody. They work together with the music composer.

Scope note

Excludes composer.

Alternative Labels

lyric writer

libretist

lyricist

lyric songwriter

singer-lyricist

songwriter

composer-lyricist

copywriter & lyricist

Regulatory Aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: