Why we take any gig that comes our way

Just take this moment with me: Even if you’re really busy today, just breathe and relax for a moment… Imagine with me a world in which we are living our dream lifestyles. The house, the land, the car, the traveling, the instrument, the concert venues, the gifts and letters we receive from fans… Nice, huh? […]

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Are you teaching others to not value live classical music?

So many classical musicians hate their job. Why? Well, first, which job?! Many musicians have multiple careers which, as we recently explored in my Facebook group Building Profitable Performing Careers, is not what drives success (reminder: multiple careers is different to multiple streams of income).  Doing several different activities like performing, teaching, administration, and a […]

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The Pillars of Success: Relationships

As social creatures, relationship and community are at the heart of our survival and success. Throughout history and even today, those without a tribe don’t tend to farewell. Building relationships is the process of developing critical social connections. It’s a fundamental skill and the basis of reputation and influence. Being good at relationship building is […]

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5 most popular training snippets

This week we wanted to do something a bit different. Here are five little excerpts from our live weekly training sessions inside Concert University. Seriously – they are little! Just a few minutes each and we’ve created them just for you. The snippets we’ve listed below from our most popular live trainings are all under […]

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