How mastermind group can help a musician
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“A Master Mind may be created through the bringing together […] two or more minds. Out of this harmonious blending the chemistry of the mind creates a third mind which may be appropriated and used by one or all of … Read More

Preparing for auditions and recitals
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While practice is something that musicians engage with every day, there may be times when you feel the need to supercharge your practice, perhaps ahead of an important concert, audition or exam. Today I’ll share with you two tips which … Read More

Harp repertoire for weddings and functions
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Reaching the skill level that enables you to provide music for others and get paid for it is a very exciting moment for every music student. I still remember the very first function that I played at and all the … Read More

Planning and organising for musicians
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The freedom of working as a freelance musician can be amazing. Being able to take time off and, say, have a lie-in on a Monday morning or take an early afternoon Wednesday hairdresser appointment when everyone else is at work … Read More

Musicians and Money: Retirement
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I have been wanting to look into retirement savings and pensions for a long time. Initially I was only planning to do some very basic reading to familiarise myself with this topic, hopefully to take better decisions and make arrangements for my own future. However, after a quick survey among my colleagues that revealed many are not sure where to start I decided to gather my research in this blog post.