Online music-making with nearly no lag time—really!

by Amy Nathan Susan Alexander found a way to fill the “big, depressing hole in your life where playing music with other people used to be”—a hole caused by this year’s official restrictions on in-person gatherings to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. That hole grew smaller when this avocational Maryland pianist discovered JamKazam, … Continue reading Online music-making with nearly no lag time—really!

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 You’ll “Never Survive” as an Artist

by Gianluca Farina Pretty much everyone has heard about, or has experienced parents who turn their kids away from music in the long run. This could either be because they are afraid their kids will never be able to make a living out of it, or because it will ruin their overall appreciation for music. … Continue reading Why You’ll “Never Survive” as an Artist