Beyond Talent by Angela Myles Beeching
Creating a Successful Career in Music

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The first edition of Beyond Talent quickly became a favorite among classical and jazz musicians, and has been used in courses at scores of conservatories and universities. This expanded second edition provides updated user-friendly advice, inspiring examples, and practical tools to advance a career in music. Packed with new tips and resources, Beyond Talent now covers everything from social networking tools, to commissioning, branding, and online fundraising, as well as tips on staying motivated, assessing one's strengths and weaknesses, and managing time, money, and stress.
Loaded with new sidebar profiles from entrepreneurial musicians, artist managers, and concert presenters, the new edition balances warmth and candor with straightforward advice on developing and sustaining a meaningful life in music. Beyond Talent is the ideal companion for students and professionals, emerging musicians and mid-career artists.

About Angela Myles Beeching

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A leader in the field of music career development, Angela Myles Beeching has advised hundreds of musicians, successfully coaching them on ways to turn their entrepreneurial ideas into successful projects and career paths. The former director of the New England Conservatory Career Services Center, Angela is director of the Center for Music Entrepreneurship at Manhattan School of Music and a consultant to the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. Her articles have appeared in Classical Singer, Inside Arts, and Chamber Music magazines. In demand as a speaker, Ms. Beeching has presented at conferences for the National Association of Schools of Music, the Association of Performing Arts Presenters, and the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy. Ms. Beeching maintains a thriving consulting practice and can be reached through her website:
Published October 8, 2010 by Oxford University Press. 394 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Education & Reference, Arts & Photography, Nature & Wildlife, Science & Math, Humor & Entertainment. Non-fiction

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In a large school with terrific opportunities for university-wide collaborations, the goal is to build a new model for career preparation, tailored to the specific needs of students at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.” And that’s not all: “Other projects include the Young Performe...

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