Working Musician Podcast

Working Musician Podcast

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Conversations with professional musicians about both surviving and thriving in the multifaceted business of making music.
061 Richard Stone
Sep 16 • 47 min
www.richardstonelute.com www.tempestadimare.org Topics include: Lute and theorbo Guildhall School Tempesta di Mare Reconstruction Peabody Institute Imagination Amherst Early Music Chandos Records Audiences
060 Samantha Seider
Sep 2 • 38 min
www.facebook.com/samantha.seider www.prepschoolband.com Topics include: Open mics Recovering from mistakes Booking Facebook Live Prep School Contracts Working with an agency Wearing out your welcome Sustainability
059 Jennifer Montone
Aug 19 • 46 min
www.jenmontone.com Topics include: Philadelphia Orchestra Leadership Brave opinions Balance The Sweet Spot Entrepreneurship Curtis Institute of Music The Julliard School Identity
058 Rewind
Jul 22 • 6 min
Excerpts from episodes 54-57 featuring: Rose Baldino Terry B. Ewell John Protopapas Andy Roberts
057 Andy Roberts
Jul 8 • 50 min
www.antigravmuzik.com Topics include: Berklee College of Music The Three Degrees Music in the Schools Musical theatre work Arranging Jazz The X Factor Recording as investment Being honest with yourself
056 John Protopapas
Jun 24 • 45 min
www.sitarjohn.com Topics include: East vs. West Systems of music Sitar and tabla Rhythmic poetry York College Private teaching House concerts Lecture demonstrations Recording
055 Terry B. Ewell
Jun 10 • 47 min
www.terryewell.com http://www.2reed.net Topics include: Bassoon Digital Professor Willingness to innovate Strategy Returning to an entertainment model Creating new audiences Bassoon-Family Fingering Companion International Double Reed Society Grant…
054 Rose Baldino
May 27 • 52 min
www.houseofhamill.com Topics include: Burning Bridget Cleary House of Hamill Celtic festivals Booking Casual listeners Video Branding personalities Playing styles Teaching
053 Rewind
May 13 • 9 min
Excerpts from episodes 49-52 featuring: Joy Ike Cathy Jordan Vanessa Collier Andrew Hitz
052 Andrew Hitz
Apr 29 • 55 min
www.andrewhitz.com Topics include: Boston Brass Touring Pedal Note Media Shipping things Brass Junkies The Entrepreneurial Musician Math issues Portfolio careers Patreon
051 Vanessa Collier
Apr 15 • 44 min
www.vanessacollier.com Topics include: The Artist’s Way Modern blues Berklee College of Music Songwriting and recording Publishing Intellectual property Keeping an open mind Teaching Knowing yourself
050 Cathy Jordan
Apr 1 • 46 min
www.dervish.ie Topics include: Vocal health Dervish Touring Whirling Discs Finding the gems Leitrim Equation 2 The Unwanted Songwriting Rounder Records
049 Joy Ike
Mar 18 • 54 min
www.joyike.com Topics include: Publicity Grassrootsy Seeking representation Trust Tour routing House concerts Kickstarter Tunecore Spotify
048 Rewind
Mar 4 • 8 min
Excerpts from episodes 44-47 featuring: Patrick Allen Steve Rudolph Steve Herberman Anastasia Pike
047 Anastasia Pike
Feb 18 • 53 min
www.annapike.com Topics include: Musicology vs. Performance Harp and piano Hearing protection Having it all The Élan Ensemble The Sprezzatura Duo Recording American Harp Society The End of the Conservatory
046 Steve Herberman
Feb 4 • 53 min
www.steveherberman.com www.facebook.com/sevenstringherb Topics include: Berklee College of Music Alexander Technique Publicity and radio Teaching Endorsements Mike’s Master Classes Exposure bucks Writing Washington, D.C.
045 Steve Rudolph
Jan 21 • 54 min
www.steverudolph.com www.friendsofjazz.org Topics include: Trumpet to piano The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Building a following Central PA Friends of Jazz Hilton Harrisburg Being nice Aural tradition Dollars per chair Streaming
044 Patrick Allen
Jan 7 • 42 min
www.music.gracechurchnyc.org www.patrickjamesallen.com Topics include: Grace Church NYC Bach at Noon Service playing Building your repertoire Excellence and humility American Guild of Organists Discovery without prejudice Accountability to the…
043 Year in Review
Dec 17, 2017 • 38 min
Excerpts from each conversation of 2017
042 Erica Swindell
Dec 3, 2017 • 52 min
www.ericaswindell.com Topics include: Touring Unions Once The Musical Opportunities and priorities Don Henley and The Eagles The Longest Year Songwriting Instagram New York City
041 Leo DiSanto
Nov 19, 2017 • 50 min
www.vinegarcreekconstituency.com Topics include: Open mic The album Vinegar Creek Constituency Genre Developing your own unique voice Logistics and economics Kickstarter Patreon Busking
040 Terell Stafford
Nov 5, 2017 • 42 min
www.terellstafford.com Topics include: Playing from the heart Letting passion lead Wynton Marsalis Studying rhythm sections Sideman vs. Leader Calling sets Touring Routine Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia
039 Rewind
Oct 22, 2017 • 10 min
Excerpts from episodes 35-38 featuring: Gina Sobel Gabe Staznik Jon Heller Corty Byron
038 Gina Sobel
Oct 8, 2017 • 55 min
www.ginasobel.com Topics include: Improvisation William and Mary Booking Choose Your Own Adventure Working with an agent Charlottesville Bandcamp Copyright laws Virginia Folklife Program
037 Gabe Staznik
Sep 24, 2017 • 55 min
www.gabrielstaznik.com Topics include: Total percussion Theme park work American Music Theatre Deliberate practice Publishing Process for auditions Chubby Checker Max Impact Endorsements
036 Jon Heller
Sep 10, 2017 • 59 min
www.kilmainesaints.com Topics include: Bagpipes Bass Kilmaine Saints Booking Wootzah! Creating a partnership Internal royalties Celtic Craic Music Fest Community
035 Corty Byron
Aug 27, 2017 • 54 min
www.cortybyron.com Topics include: Authenticity The Green Onions Self-education Traveling Patience Great vs. perfect Tellus360 Sense of community Social media
034 Rewind
Aug 6, 2017 • 8 min
Excerpts from episodes 30-33 featuring: Nicki Sbaffoni Mel Hsu Sanjay K Todd Marcus
033 Todd Marcus
Jul 23, 2017 • 56 min
www.toddmarcusjazz.com Topics include: Charting your own course Quest for volume Changes in recording industry SESAC Investing in a publicist Streaming and profit sharing Maryland State Arts Council Touring logistics Intersection of Change
032 Sanjay K
Jul 9, 2017 • 55 min
www.patreon.com/sanjaykmusic www.youtube.com/sanjaykmusic Topics include: Genre Reversing the sequence Awareness and market pressure Distribution YouTube Engagement Spotify America’s Got Talent NYC vs. LA
031 Mel Hsu
Jun 25, 2017 • 42 min
www.melaniehsu.com www.facebook.com/MelHsuMusic Topics include: Wesleyan University Creating space Battling Fraud Syndrome Girls Rock Philly Learning without shame Lincoln Center Education Teaching Artists Development Labs Kickstarter Streaming…
030 Nicki Sbaffoni
Jun 11, 2017 • 51 min
www.acousticnicki.com www.facebook.com/acousticnicki Topics include: Requests The list Gig opportunities Philadelphia vs. New Jersey Shore Booking Weddings Radio Internet platforms Streaming
029 Rewind
May 28, 2017 • 9 min
Excerpts from episodes 25-28 featuring: Kevin Soffera Brian Walker Jeff Reed Patrick Fanning
028 Patrick Fanning
May 14, 2017 • 47 min
www.patrickdfanning.com Topics include: NYC Touring Collaborative piano Sight-reading Transition to musical theater work Music direction and conducting Repetition and sacrifices Arizona Commission on the Arts Expanding your skill set
027 Jeff Reed
Apr 30, 2017 • 51 min
www.jeffreedbass.com www.facebook.com/jeffreedbassmusic www.facebook.com/jeffreedbass Topics Include Paul Wingo Bertha’s Trust Tipping point Institutional support Teaching responsibilities Venues Supporting the community Audiences
026 Brian Walker
Apr 16, 2017 • 41 min
http://www.adaywithoutlove.com http://www.facebook.com/adaywithoutlovemusic https://play.spotify.com/adaywithoutlove Topics include: D.I.Y Philadelphia in transition Power of the story WXPN Streaming Universal streaming rate standard Empathy The…
025 Kevin Soffera
Apr 2, 2017 • 54 min
http://www.kevinsoffera.com https://www.facebook.com/KevinSoffera https://www.facebook.com/hybridrecordingstudios Topics include: Seether and Breaking Benjamin Getting the gig Working as success Quality over quantity Musician’s Institute Becoming a…
024 Rewind
Mar 19, 2017 • 14 min
http://www.facebook.com/workingmusicianpodcast Excerpts from episodes 19-23 featuring: Steven Courtney Liz Fulmer Heather Vidal Tim Brey Kristen Kwolek
023 Kristen Kwolek
Mar 5, 2017 • 56 min
http://kristenandthenoise.com http://www.facebook.com/kristenandthenoise Topics Include: Star Search Women in rock Booking Motherhood and transitioning Owner/Operator Making connections Venues Cell phones Vocal health
022 Tim Brey
Feb 18, 2017 • 44 min
http://timbreymusic.com Topics include: Booking Making music relevant Responsibility to the tradition Teaching improvisation Live streaming The jam session Quality control Good jazz Philly renaissance
021 Heather Vidal
Feb 5, 2017 • 56 min
www.copperskyband.com Heather Vidal - Facebook https://www.facebook.com/GirlzRuleMusic/ Topics Include: The road Management Vocal health Music school Finding your voice Holistic teaching Sacrifices Songwriting Positivity and communication
020 Liz Fulmer
Jan 22, 2017 • 54 min
www.lizfulmermusic.com/ www.facebook.com/lizfulmerband/ Topics include: Lady Gaga Songwriting Berklee College of Music Getting people in the door Positive uncomfortable space Writing vs. performing Artistry and growing your audience Music video…
019 Steven Courtney
Jan 6, 2017 • 52 min
Kids/Family Music www.stevencourtney.com https://www.facebook.com/StevenCourtney1979/ Folk Rock/Roots/Blues Band www.stevencourtneyband.com www.facebook.com/stevencourtneyband/ Topics include: Defining success Diversifying revenue sources Branding…
018 Year in Review
Dec 24, 2016 • 20 min
Short excerpts from each conversation of 2016
017 Rewind
Dec 11, 2016 • 14 min
http://www.facebook.com/workingmusicianpodcast Excerpts from episodes 13-16 featuring: Dan Nosheny Stephanie McCullough Ken Gehret Tim Warfield
016 Tim Warfield
Nov 27, 2016 • 56 min
www.timwarfieldmusic.com/ Topics Include: Authenticity Central PA Friends of Jazz Wynton Marsalis Listening and participating The Jazz Renaissance Record companies and marketing Teaching Quality of the hang Subsidized jazz Creating new venues
015 Ken Gehret
Nov 13, 2016 • 52 min
http://www.kengehret.com Topics include: Touring fatigue Teaching A tune per week Sessions Memory Creativity in booking Mastering multiple instruments Changes in the industry Wage disparity
014 Stephanie McCullough
Oct 30, 2016 • 46 min
www.capriceviolinstudio.com www.triocaprice.org www.scottparmer.com/steelandbow Topics include: Community Finding work Competition Auditions Advantage of means Opportunities for young musicians Audience diversity Job security Efficient practice
013 Dan Nosheny
Oct 16, 2016 • 52 min
www.neonandshy.com www.polkadelphia.com www.phillymusiclab.com www.westphiladelphiaorchestra.com Topics include: Quitting your day job Connecting with other musicians Entrepreneurship in music Building a community Busking at SEPTA Joy of playing vs….
012 Rewind
Oct 2, 2016 • 28 min
Excerpts from episodes 7-11 featuring: Jason Wetzel Kevin Gallagher Ju-Ping Song Morgann Davis Gabriel Donohue
011 Gabriel Donohue
Sep 18, 2016 • 47 min
http://gabrieldonohue.tripod.com/ Topics include: The business card Touring Traveling with instruments ‘Irish’ as genre Market vs. identity Residency gigs Cove Island Productions Engineering and producing Practicing
010 Morgann Davis
Sep 4, 2016 • 41 min
http://www.morgannelycedavis.com/ http://www.facebook.com/DavisFluteStudio Topics include: Role of the teacher Advocacy Finding an audience Creativity and Entrepreneurship National Flute Association Redefining career paths Allegro Chamber Orchestra…
009 Ju-Ping Song
Aug 21, 2016 • 50 min
http://www.jupingsong.com/ http://www.nakedeyeensemble.com/ Topics Include: Knowing your audience Telling a story convincingly Adjusting to overlapping stylistic trends Risk and being singular Self publishing vs. record label Commissioning, grant…
008 Kevin Gallagher
Aug 7, 2016 • 50 min
http://www.guitar69.com/ Topics include: Personality in technique Competition Touring Recording Internet Teaching House Concerts Respectful music promotion Finding your niche
007 Jason Wetzel
Jul 25, 2016 • 48 min
jasonwetzelmusic@gmail.com Topics include: Networking Music Director vs. Music Supervisor Broadway vs. Regional Theatre Rehearsal, revisions, and casting Touring American Federation of Musicians Playing auditions Communication and compromise…
006 From the Top
Jul 10, 2016 • 15 min
Excerpts from the first 5 episodes featuring: Mike Bitts Larry Marshall Melissa Brun John McGee Dr. Sandra Dackow
005 Dr. Sandra Dackow
Jun 26, 2016 • 42 min
http://sandradackow.com/ Topics include: Role of the conductor The Eagle View The “Sweet Spot” Score prep and bowing Programing and audience draw Ethos vs. historically informed performance The business of symphonic music
004 John McGee
Jun 13, 2016 • 46 min
Topics include: Kimball Organ and the family band Journey as bassist for Mr. Greengenes Agents Songwriting Fill in work Rehearsal, practice, and prep Adapting to a changing music scene
003 Melissa Brun
May 30, 2016 • 47 min
http://www.melissabrun.com http://www.thesoundaccord.com Topics include: Early training Importance of learning piano Classical vs. Non-Classical Competition Airplane travel with cello The Block Strap The Sound Accord HitRecord and Concert Window…
002 Larry Marshall
May 16, 2016 • 49 min
http://www.drumlarrymarshall.com https://www.facebook.com/people/Drummer-Larry-Marshall/100011522858608 Topics include: Early training on guitar, bass and drums College music pros and cons The business of jazz Performing in Japan Teaching Composing …
001 Mike Bitts
May 2, 2016 • 41 min
http://mikebitts.com/http://theinnocencemission.com/Topics include:Early piano trainingJourney as bassist for The InnocenceMissionImportance of reading musicFreelancingTeachingCrowdfundingStudio work