Map Your Network

In working with musicians on expanding their freelance performance and teaching opportunities, the topic of networking inevitably comes up. And the typical response I hear is: I don’t know anybody who can refer work to me. But of course that’s never the...

Want more concerts? Start by re-connecting!

A pianist—let’s call him Otto—wrote to me a while back asking for some career advice and we had a conversation by phone. He’d been booking his own recital performances and it was going OK. But Otto wanted to know how to get more concerts at more...