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Be yourself – don’t try to be someone you’re not. It’s also important to get your message across in a short time.

Roger Argente, brass and percussion collective Superbrass

Upcoming events


#LadiesoftheStave: a Networking Session for Female Musicians


The MU and Showstopper! The Improvised Musical are delighted to be hosting this networking event, the latest event in the #LadiesoftheStave initiative to support female musicians and musical directors in theatre.


Tax and Accounting for Musicians - Get It Right and Save Money


As a professional self-employed musician, keeping yourself right in terms of accounting and tax is an essential part of your work but it can be a daunting experience and a minefield of potential pitfalls.


Negotiation for Freelancers Workshop


Negotiation is an essential skill for a freelancer to master. Whether you are negotiating day rates or defined packages of work, it’s important to learn to represent yourself clearly and effectively with the aim of agreeing terms that you and your client are happy with.