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Hosted by Travis Yost

So You Want to Be a Professional Musician?

Join Travis Yost, professional musician with 30 years of experience in the music industry, as he unveils the intricate world of making music his career. In this insightful presentation, Travis delves into the highs and lows of the music business, sharing his personal journey and the lessons learned along the way. Attendees will gain a deeper understanding of the skills needed to thrive in the industry, from mastering your craft to navigating the complexities of music marketing and distribution. Travis also offers valuable advice on building a sustainable career, emphasizing the importance of adaptability, networking, and continuous learning.

Whether you're an aspiring musician, a seasoned artist looking to take your career to the next level, or simply a music enthusiast curious about the professional side of the industry, this presentation will enlighten, inspire, and equip you with the knowledge to pursue your musical aspirations with confidence. This is for musicians of any level, instrument, age, and background, or, anyone that is curious about the ins and outs of the local/regional music business.  This is not a workshop.  You will not be given individual instruction, a list of contacts, exact details about venues/promoters, or direct answers.  There will be a brief Q&A at the end of the presentation.

Duration: 90 min

Hosted by Travis Yost

So You Want to Be a Professional Musician?

So You Want to Be a Professional Musician?