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Career Workshops

Check back soon for the announcement of upcoming career workshops!

Past Workshops Topics and Presenters:

Freelancing 101 with Third Coast Music with Susan Chatman & Katherine Hughes

Awakening Your Business Brain with Jennifer Rosenfeld of iCadenza

Let's Talk Money: Financial Management for Musicians
with School of Music Career Services Coordinator Rachael Smith & Academic Advisor Phil Verpil

Career Success Through Proactive Thinking with iCadenza

Wearing Many Musical Hats: Alternative Careers in Music
with Chicago musicians Michael Keefe, Michael Shelton and Jeff Yang
Expand Your Inner Circle: Networking Your Way to Musical Success
with School of Music jazz trumpet faculty Chad McMcullough and School of Music alumnus and jazz saxophonist Geof Bradfield

Go Ahead, Toot Your Own Horn!
Self Management and Self-Promotion with iCadenza

Live it Before You Do It: Secrets to a Successful Audition
with School of Music horn faculty Neil Kimel

Putting Your Audience Center Stage with 5th House Ensemble

Speaking to Audiences: The Dos and (especially) the Don'ts with Miles Hoffman

Going Pro: How to Shift Your Thinking from Student to Professional Musician
with Kimball Gallagher

The Freelancing Life: Networking, Booking Performances and Funding Your Projects

with Austin Wulliman (Ensemble Dal Niente, Spektral Quartet), School of Music Alumni Cory Tiffin, Aurelien Pederzoli of Anaphora Ensemble, and School of Music Alumnus and jazz pianist Ryan Cohan

Making the Band with Lowdown Brass Band