Music careers advice

Industry Insights in Music

Making money from music

Making money from music

Understand how the music business does business

Light up the stage with 4 basic principles

Light up the stage with 4 basic principles

What to consider before you start out

7 tips for performance careers

7 tips for performance careers

How to earn a living from performance

How to work backstage at a gig

How to work backstage at a gig

Be a part of the backstage gang

Work in the recording industry

Work in the recording industry

What qualities does a recording studio look for?


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Creative People in Music

Simon Lovelace, technical manager

Simon Lovelace, technical manager

"Stay focused – there will be knockbacks."

Morna Cook, Universal Music HR director

Morna Cook, Universal Music HR director

In 2015 Morna won a Music Skills Award

Hannah Farnham, head of production

Hannah Farnham, head of production

"It's amazing what you learn from being nosy!"

Heather Saunderson, technician

Heather Saunderson, technician

"In this business, it's all about networking."


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Job profiles in Music

Box office staff

Box office staff

Working in cinemas, theatres and concert halls

Music manager

Music manager

Promote and plan an artist’s career

Record retail manager

Manage an online or physical music store

Lighting Designer

Lighting Designer

How to plan the lighting for live events

Tour Manager

Tour Manager

How to organise a band or musician on tour


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