Giggin' for a Livin': How to Make Money as a Musician Playing for Weddings and Special Events
Jennifer McCoy Blaske
This book can be downloaded and read in Apple Books on your Mac or iOS device.
Are you a music teacher or college music student who wants to make good money on the weekend doing something you love?
Are you already a wedding musician, but want to charge higher prices and get more, better quality gigs?
Are you a wedding planner, photographer, DJ, or florist who wants to get your website on page one of Google, network with other wedding professionals, and discover the key ingredients you need to respond to leads and make the sale?
If so, then this book is for you!
In Giggin’ for a Livin' Atlanta pianist Jennifer McCoy Blaske generously shares her hard-earned knowledge and invaluable insights about being a working musician. She covers everything from figuring out if this is the industry for you, to setting prices, networking, building your repertoire, answering your first query (with the best chance of getting a positive response), and lots more. In fact, reading Giggin’ for a Livin' is like having a frank conversation with a really knowledgeable friend who’s there to guide you through the maze and set you on the right path.
But Giggin’ for a Livin' isn’t just for wedding and special events musicians and professionals. Brimming with practical advice and great tips, it’s a must-read for any professional or freelancer just starting out or wanting to take their business to the next level.
Jennifer McCoy Blaske has been playing weddings and other special events for over seven years. She’s performed at The Fox Theater, Lake Lanier Islands, The Ritz-Carlton in Buckhead, and countless other venues in the Atlanta area. When her fingers aren’t dancing over the keys she’s hanging out with her family or working on her second novel.