Engrave words and music on zinc plates used to print sheet music.
What does a Music Engraver do?
Engraves words and music on zinc plates used to print sheet music, following original manuscripts: Rules staff lines on plate, allowing for even margins. Stamps letters, words, and musical symbols in specified position on plate, using metal dies and hammer. Taps and scrapes engraved plates to smooth surface and prepare plates for use in printing presses, using ball peen hammers and hand scrapers.