Books tagged: music business

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Working In The Music Industry
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
Working in the Music Industry is a collection of straightforward advice on preparing for and entering careers in the music business. Author Edgar Struble draws upon his extensive experience as a nationally known music director in presenting the myriad opportunities available in the field. In addition, throughout the book there are interviews with folks who are successfully working in the business.
The Dixie Chics
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Where did the Dixie Chics disappear to for a while, and why did they disappear? Who decides who get to be little and big in entertainment? Here's what this author thinks...
Roadie, Inc. - How to Gain and Keep a Career in the Live Music Business
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,260. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
‘Roadie, Inc’ is the definitive guide to starting out as technician, working for bands on tour. The book details the exact steps you need to take in order to find work as a sound engineer, back line tech, lighting engineer, tour manager, touring stylist or driver. There is also comprehensive information on non-touring roles such as artist manager, music booking agent and concert promoter.
Brünnhilde
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,240. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This book is a delightful musical romp: Introducing Brünnhilde: A young woman discovers that she is actually a modern day Valkyrie, and that her Father and Mother are an ancient Norse God and Goddess. This is a book about show business, love, hope, gangsters, and the efforts to make dreams come true. Comedy, music, and a touch of Norse mythology intermix in this unusual tale.
Why I Failed in the Music Business...and how NOT to follow in my footsteps
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,160. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Musicians have a problem. They believe in differences between the Creatives and the Suits, the Right Brains and the Left Brains, the artists and the businesspersons; differences that keep them focused on their music and ignorant of what it takes to succeed in the music business. Steve Grossman should know. He failed in the music business.
Emerge Already! The Ultimate Guide to Career Building for Emerging Artists
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
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A priceless how-to & how-not-to guide by innovative concert pianist Jade Simmons. This tell all covers everything including carving your niche, marketing, creating package deals, approaching management, what presenters really think and how not to get re-engaged. This is the stuff they never taught you in school direct from one of America's most exciting and versatile young artists.
Music Promotion for Everyone, Volume I
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Categories: Essay » Business
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This booklet covers the topics of leadership, salesmanship, marketing, communication skills, roles of industry professionals, appearance bookings and social media. The lessons are designed to give the developing artist a solid foundation in the key business skills needed to survive in the highly competitive entertainment marketplace. (1st edition)
Get Up Off Your Ass And Get A Gig
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
I have tons of trumpet students and I've written 9 books on the trumpet. Everyone wanted to know how I keep finding gigs for all of these students. Well there are a few ways to find and to make gigs that aren't taught in school. That is what this book is all about.
How to Get Noticed, Heard and Hired
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
(5.00)
If you’re a player, singer, songwriter or artist working to figure out how to get to the right people and the right gigs, How to Get Noticed, Heard and Hired is the book for you. It’s an interactive workbook using my 4 Simple Rules of Marketing and a series of indepth questions to help you market yourself well to the right people to get the right work for your music career.
Why I Failed in the Creative Arts...and how NOT to follow in my Footsteps
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,850. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
Creative artists have a problem. They believe in differences between the Creatives and the Suits, the Right Brains and the Left Brains, the artists and the businesspersons; differences that keep them focused on their art and ignorant of what it takes to succeed in the business of the creative arts.