Why do musicians need to think about finance?

by Minjin Chung "Are we the generation who waits for the phone to ring? No. Do we wait for someone to say here's your amazing opportunity to do this project you've been dreaming of that's totally risky, that no one else would produce? No. We do it for ourselves and we do it for one another.” … Continue reading Why do musicians need to think about finance?

Top 10 Ways to Make a Living As a Musician

by Hope Wilk One common myth about being a working musician is that it’s difficult to find work. Whether it be applying for a grant or planning their own tour, musicians can create their own work with just a little preparation. That’s why I wanted to shed light on the 10 most common ways that … Continue reading Top 10 Ways to Make a Living As a Musician

Why it is Important for Musicians to Know Finances

#MusiciansandFinance is musicovation’s blog series exploring finance for musicians. All posts are contributed by graduate students in New England Conservatory’s Entrepreneurial Music course  Finance 101: What Musicians Need to Know taught by NEC alum Jessi Rosinski.  by Jon Richardson Musicians need to think about finance for a variety of reasons. One of the reasons it’s especially important for musicians … Continue reading Why it is Important for Musicians to Know Finances