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The artists' dilemma

To become or never to start

To consider commercialising art

To have a presence, a business plan

To work to deadlines, a creative span

To produce to order in multiples of ten… 415 more words

Music Composition And Performance

Machine heads, mallets and double reeds

Just some of the essential parts of instruments that rarely get a mention but for my recent publications they are a necessity.

The machine heads are needed in the Study Suite for guitar and Study Suite for bass so that all the keys come out in the right order. 138 more words

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Reaching the audience (customers) on social media

Who wants Study Suite for Bassoon and where are they? A case study.

Publishing so many books for different instruments during the recent weeks, and there are more to come, has made me consider the “how to reach your audience/customer using social media?” question again. 410 more words

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To pay, donate or take

Do you pay the price on the label for your purchases or given the choice would you donate what you think it is worth?  Do you buy your music or expect it to be free?  237 more words

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International Dawn Chorus Day

Good morning and for those that decided to have a late one, good day.

Sunday May 3rd 2015 or International Dawn Chorus Day inspired me to include an excerpt from a suite for percussion quartet, … 242 more words

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Garage clearance

Rather than get a man and a van or invite one of the many waste management service providers to send a quote I thought something more creative for the jumble in the garage. 400 more words

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Online yet still so much offline

If I was to believe the majority of posts on my LinkedIn and Twitter feeds then online is everything. Full of strategies to use including how to form your tribe, the next ‘new’ approach for more customer interaction, more software to measure the effectiveness of… When I think as a business I am bombarded by these online messages but when I am a customer do I rely solely online? 392 more words

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