View Menu

Business Skills for Musicians

Free Business Skills for Musicians workshop

17 Feb

Presented by Bourby Webster from North Street Music and offering a range of tips and advice on the inner workings of the music industry, the Business Skills for Musicians workshop runs through:
– Basic business ’must haves’
– Developing a strong brand
– Basic legal & accounting
– Getting gigs
– Networking skills
– Copyright
– Managing yourself / agents

WHEN: Sunday 28 February, 2016
10am – 5pm

WHERE: Make Place 17/38, Mandurah Tce, Mandurah

Bookings are essential please contact:
[email protected]

 

Bourby Webster is a rare combination of business expertise and musical talent. She commenced life as a musician graduating from Oxford University in Music and the Royal College of Music, London, in advanced performance on viola. In 2000 after four years of juggling the corporate world and music, she was a founding member of the UK based electric string quartet ‘bond’ signed to Universal Records she moved to Australia where she pursued a career in business rising rapidly into man management roles, specializing in business development and marketing. She completed an MBA (Master in Business Administration) in 2005 at the University of Western Australia for which she was awarded the Director’s Letter for academic achievement and also the Charles Harper Prize.

In 2008 she set up North Street Group, enabling her to continue her marketing and business development work as North Street Consulting, and also to explore her passion for music with North Street Music Consulting a company dedicated to promoting concerts, managing artists, providing career advice to musicians and securing work for as many Western Australian musicians as possible.

Government of Western Australia Department of Culture and The Arts Australian Government

WAM is supported by the State Government through the Department of Culture and the Arts, and is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.