Beyond Talent: Creating a Successful Career in Music

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Index
accomplishments
promotional use, 39–44, 240–241
success defined as, 6, 133–134
accountability, as success factor, 6,33
acknowledgements, including on CDs, 87
acoustics, during recording, 80, 82
activities, time management of, 256–258
administration. See arts administration careers
administrative assistants, 148, 307, 313
administrators, networking with, 28
adult residency programs, 194–195
advance sales, of CDs, 97–98
advertising. See promotion entries advisors, networking with, 22
agreements. See also contracts
collective bargaining, 237
confirmation for freelance work, 249–251
alternative medicine, for performance
injuries, 231
alumni, networking with, 21,29
ambition, motivation behind, 133
answering machine messages, 27
anti-inflammatory drugs, for injuries, 230
applause, stage tips for, 210
artist management. See managers and management
artist-run labels, 73–74
artistic success, 133
arts administration work, 306–310
comparative data, 308,313
job listings, 309
portfolio-based, 15,293–294
range of work, 306–307
salary range, 307–308
skills needed, 308–309
types of organizations, 307–308
arts agencies, work opportunities, 150,161, 200–201, 307–308
arts industry, trends and issues, 170–171
arts industry careers, 310–314
administrative, 306–310
comparative data, 310–314
day job dilemma, 293–299
teaching, 299–306
types of, 11,291–294
artwork, for CDs, 83–89, 91–92
assistants, administrative, 148,307, 313
attire. See clothing
attitude(s)
performance anxiety and, 215–218
positive, as trade secret, 5,10,12,215
when talking to audience, 25, 191–192
audience
publicizing for attracting, 166–186
receptions for, 24–26, 153
skills for talking to, 25, 191–193
strategies for drawing, 22–23, 148, 166–167
total concert experience of, 213
audience partnerships, 135–137, 187–188, 193. See also residency work
auditions, 113,236–237,241, 243
authorship, proof of, 89–90
awards, promotional use, 42–45, 59
bar code, on CDs, 85, 88–89
behavioral changes, with performance anxiety, 215
benefit package, union established, 237
beta-blockers, for stress management, 225

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Preface v
  • Acknowledgments xi
  • Contents xiii
  • Prelude: Confessions of a Career Counselor 3
  • 1: Mapping Success in Music 9
  • 2: Making Connections 19
  • 3: Building Your Image 36
  • 4: Expanding Your Impact 68
  • 5: Online Promotion 111
  • Interlude: Fundamental Questions 132
  • 6: Booking Performances like a Pro 141
  • 7: Building Your Reputation, Growing Your Audience 166
  • 8: Connecting with Audiences 187
  • 9: Performing at Your Best 207
  • 10: The Freelance Lifestyle—managing Your Gigs, Time, and Money 234
  • 11: Raising Money for Music Projects 271
  • 12: Getting It Together 291
  • Appendix - More Resources, Please! 315
  • Index 329
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