In a recent series of articles for The Partial Observer, Neo Classical columnist Holly Mulcahy writes about the ten most common ways that performers alienate their audiences. While the article is generally written from the context of a classical musician's point of view, nearly every word in this article applies to the vast majority of musicians as a whole. The article is written with humor to demonstrate it's points without coming across heavy-handed. Musicians: pay attention to this article -- it could help you get hired back!
Welcome to the official website of two-time Earshot Golden Ear Award winner David Marriott, Jr. -- that's me over on the right -- and my main music site, Red Raspus Music, covering jazz and other music making, plus life in the arts of the Pacific Northwest. Be sure to check out the wealth of information in our Education Corner section, the other main content of the site. If you'd like to show your support, pick up some of my music (see right). If you're broke and want something free, visit the Downloads section. Comments? Tell us!
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