- The definition of a musician is someone who has a talent for music.
An example of a musician is a professional singer.
a person skilled in music; esp., a professional performer, composer, or conductor of music
Origin of musicianMiddle English ; from Middle French musicien
One who composes, conducts, or performs music, especially instrumental music.
Origin of musicianMiddle English musicien, from Old French, from Latin mūsica, music; see music.