Artists Day –
An afternoon of useful information for musicians
This free event is arranged by the Musicians’ Union as part of Glasgow International Jazz Festival 2011. It will be held on Friday 1st July in Glasgow City Halls, Club Room – from 1pm. To register email glasgow@theMU.org or phone 0141 341 2961
The topics to be covered are:
1pm – Stagecraft
The MU asks Allon Beauvoisin of Brass Jaw about the subject of stagecraft; what to do and what not to do!
1.45pm – MU Jazz Section
What is currently on the agenda of the MU Jazz Section? Naomi MacDonald Secretary to the MU Jazz Section explains.
2pm Short Break
2.15pm – International Visa Requirements and Tax Issues
(for those who tour already or are about to start)
Short presentation from Jen Hunter (Musicians’ Union)
2.45pm – How to Make Touring Pay
Cathie Rae of Thick Skinned in conversation with Joe Paice of Jazz Services discuss how to make touring pay and how to tackle funding applications.
4pm – Close