Business Basics for Musicians

With interviews, anecdotes, and review quizzes, this must-have manual will help artists master business essentials quickly so they can get back to doing what they love best creating music.

Business Basics for Musicians

Business Basics for Musicians

(Music Pro Guide Books & DVDs). There has never been a greater need for musicians to understand the music business than now, when emerging technologies make it possible for artists to act as their own record labels, and new contracts are structured to grab the biggest slice of an artist's revenue pie. But in a digital age overflowing with confusing and ever-changing information, musicians need trusted business advice from a veteran artist who can break down the basics in a language they understand. Written by a professional musician for other musicians, Business Basics for Musicians is the layperson's guide to the music industry. In a conversational tone and an easy-to-scan format, it simplifies five vital areas in which musicians need to succeed: Career Execution, Business Relationships, Pro Teams, Deals and Dollars, and Future Predictions. Everything from copyright to record deals, managers, merchandising, and doing it yourself is covered. With interviews, anecdotes, and review quizzes, this must-have manual will help artists master business essentials quickly so they can get back to doing what they love best creating music.

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Business Basics for Musicians
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Bobby Borg
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-01 - Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

(Music Pro Guide Books & DVDs). There has never been a greater need for musicians to understand the music business than now, when emerging technologies make it possible for artists to act as their own record labels, and new contracts are structured to grab the biggest slice of an artist's
Music Marketing for the DIY Musician
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Bobby Borg
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-07 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

Do it yourself and succeed! More and more artists are taking advantage of new technologies to try and build successful careers. But in this expanding competitive marketplace, serious do-it-yourself musicians need structured advice more than ever. In Music Marketing for the DIY Musician, veteran musician and industry insider Bobby Borg
Introduction to Music Publishing for Musicians
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Bobby Borg, Michael Eames
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-15 - Publisher:

At a time when artists are independently releasing their own music and acting as their own self-publishers, there has never been a greater need for a simple and easy-to-read introduction to the business and creative aspects of music publishing for musicians. Written by two musicians and industry pros with decades
Five Star Music Makeover
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Coreen Sheehan, Anika Paris, Bobby Borg, Eric Corne, Michael Eames
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-01 - Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

(Music Pro Guide Books & DVDs). In order to achieve success in today's music industry, artists must first do a great deal of work on their own. Learning the required skills can take years of real-life experience, and hiring personal coaches, studio professionals, and consultants can be costly. But now,
The Musician's Handbook
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Bobby Borg
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Random House LLC

Reveals over 35 inspirational and proactive strategies for pursuing a successful career in the music industry.

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