2022 Edition

national industry 711130

Musical Groups and Artists


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.

The immediate parent of national industry 711130 is international industry 71113: Musical Groups and Artists

Illustrative Examples

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

2022 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • 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, song writers, composers, music arrangers, and directors (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.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Existed Equivalent Value
2002 711130
2007 711130
2012 711130
2017 711130
2022 711130

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 711130, Musical Groups and Artists:

  1. art entertainment and recreation
  2. artist
  3. band orchestra actor and other entertainer and entertainment group
  4. entertainment performed on other premises
  5. musical group and artist
  6. musician ny
  7. performing art company
  8. performing art spectator sport and related industry
  9. theater music ensemble
  10. theater music ensemble all performer and director
  11. theater music ensemble ca


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