I know when I first started to sing professionally, I had no idea how to get my first paid gig, let alone what I should charge. So today we’re going to take a look at the two main routes to being a professional singer as well as some ideas that I know will help to direct your pathway to earn dollars with your voice.
In years gone by, career singing was unlike many traditional vocations like nursing, engineering or teaching for example. Most traditional jobs have a well-trod pathway of undergraduate development, where on completion of a degree, the graduand receives a certificate qualifying them for the studied discipline. And even trades like plumbing or auto-mechanics have a predefined process for learning on the job. But the development of the professional singer is unlike many other situations. There is no formalised inauguration process to becoming a professional singer.
— TOOLS for SINGERS —
|Ex 1 – Five Note Scale (Ascend & Descend)||Free!|