The most straightforward way for musicians to get gigs or clients is to offer your services to the right people, appropriately and consistently, over time. The problem for so many free lance musicians is their reluctance with the idea of marketing or selling their services and products.
Here’s a process working musicians can use to create a burst of income or develop a new project. It’s the same process that I guide people through in my month-long interactive online group course
Now is a good time to contribute positive statements such as “American Spirit is….(fill in the blank)”. This is not necessarily an expression of a political viewpoint. It’s a positive expression of what it stands for to us to be American; A celebration of what unites us as Americans.
“We get to completely change perceptions every time we step on the stage…” Fusing Hip-Hop and Classical I first heard Black Violin when they won Apollo in 2005, and followed them over their 10+ year career following. I was excited to finally meet Kev and Wil to talk with them about Black Violin, how they got[…]
I sat down with Cellist Mike Block to discuss his shift from classical training at Cleveland Institute of Music and Julliard to immersing himself as an improviser and composer in the worlds of contemporary (“non-classical”) styles.