Busting the Starving Artist Myth for Guitarists and Musicians
How to Make a Million Dollars Playing the Guitar is a no-nonsense guitarist’s guide to making a living in the music business written by a guitarist who’s been there and done it himself.
You don’t have to become a starving artist. In fact, you can be quite successful as a guitar player or musician if you understand these insider secrets on how the music industry works, how to attract raving fans and how to structure and build your business properly from the ground up.
Recording and concert artist Douglas Niedt, chairman of the guitar program at the Conservatory of Music and Dance at the University of Missouri-Kansas City will guide you along the path to a success as a musician for those who are willing to turn their passion into a lifelong career in the music industry.
This book isn’t about overnight success, getting rich quick or becoming a rock star multi-millionaire.
Instead, the book provides you with a detailed guide that shows you exactly how to earn a million dollars in the music business over the course of your career. You’ll also learn how to have a fulfilling life doing it, how to avoid the big mistakes that can destroy your career and finances, and how to enjoy the journey.
Written by a guitarist for guitar players, this book serves as the ultimate guide to becoming a financially successful guitarist. However, many of the music business and marketing strategies in this book can be applied to just about any career in the music industry.
If you want to create a rewarding and profitable career in music, this practical step-by-step guide will be your guiding light. You’ll learn the importance of having a mission in life, maintaining a positive mental attitude, learning from failure, facing the brutal facts of reality, and perseverance.
You will also discover valuable real-world advice and secret strategies for recording, manufacturing, storing and shipping CDs, purchasing music equipment cheaply, building your website, selling your music and merchandise on the Internet, creating business procedures that protect you and your intellectual property rights, how to manage your finances, taxes and much more.
How to Make a Million Dollars Playing the Guitar was written by recording guitarist and concert artist Douglas Niedt, chairman of the guitar program at the Conservatory of Music and Dance, University of Missouri–Kansas City.
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