The Touring Musician by : Hal Galper
The Touring Musician helps performers at all levels of experience to take control of their careers. Packed with practical information as well as amusing and enlightening anecdotes; this invaluable handbook guides musicians in applying sound business practices to band travel by: evaluating assets • creating an action plan • researching; negotiating; and booking venues • arranging transportation and lodgings • managing personal and tour finances • and getting publicity.
Also included in this book: point-by-point advice on setting up a small business • 11 sample worksheets and checklists; in a ready-to-photocopy format; that will help to keep information organized • samples of the major types of legal documents involved in booking a band • a step-by-step chapter showing how to book and route a sample tour • and solid advice about researching venue contracts; negotiating gigs and fees; managing band finances; coordinating promotional activities • and much; much more.
| Media ||Softcover|
| Format ||(250 pages; 6 inch. x 9 inch.)|
| Length x Width x Height||9 x 6 x 0.675 inches |
| Shipping Weight||2.00 pounds |
|East Coast Music Product Code ||ZHL331383|
|UPC Code||73999971620 |
| ISBN ||823084299|
| EAN ||9780823084296|
| 1st Publication Date||09/2005|