Course blog for American University PERF-570, Fall 2014
This speech by Julian Lloyd Webber stood out to me as a great reminder that artists succeed when they respect that business matters. Between keeping an eye on business, mastering your art (classical or otherwise), and finding a way to “shake up the status quo”, it’s imperative to maintain a passion for what you do. Even after all that work, how much of success in arts is about being in the right place at the right time? As a manager or an artist.