Work in Music
Saturday, April 2, 2011 at 10:00 AM - Saturday, April 16, 2011 at 3:00 PM (BST)
The Institute and Sound Connections present...
Work in Music
2nd, 9th & 16th April, 10am – 3pm @ The Institute, Kilburn NW6. FREE.
Find out how you can make it in music, as an artist, in the industry and in education. Get an insider’s view from professionals talking about their work, career opportunities and key contacts.
The music industry in the UK is worth approximately £3.5-£4bn per year but building a successful career requires skills, experience and determination. In changing times the ability to adapt is crucial and most of those working in music have several related jobs, or a portfolio career combining performing, managing, teaching and more…
Work in Music: Artist (click here for full details)
Saturday 2nd April
To be an artist/musician in today’s music industry involves more than simply writing, recording and performing songs. With the development of digital media and new revenue streams artists need to empower themselves with the skills and knowledge necessary to take advantage of such opportunities. Find out what you could be doing to maximise your potential and build your profile.
Work in Music: Industry (click here for full details)
Saturday 9th April
A common misconception is that the industry is only artists and record companies, but there is so much more! From management to A&R, find out about the range of jobs that constitute ‘the music industry’, what skills you need to succeed in them, and how to go about getting a job.
Work in Music: Education (click here for full details)
Saturday 16th April
Music education comes in all shapes and sizes and is a rewarding aspect of many musicians’ careers. Whether you’re thinking of setting up a music project for disadvantaged young people, working with mothers and toddlers or teaching an instrument, you can find out what the work’s like, how to get started and where to find work.
Booking: These events are FREE to attend, but booking is essential. For each event you'd like to attend, select the number of places you'd like to reserve in the Tickets Box above, then click on the orange REGISTER button.
We look forward to meeting you!