THIS IS A REAL JOB! HOW THREE SEATTLE MUSICIANS ARE MAKING IT ON MUSIC ALONE

Originally posted on Seattle Office of Film + Music:
Did you ever dream of playing music for a living only to be told to get a real job? The Seattle Office of Film + Music aims to challenge that notion with its newly-released infographic that illustrates annual revenue of three up-and-coming fulltime Seattle musicians and how they do it.  The infographic came to life after James Keblas, the Director for Seattle’s Office of Film + Music, was asked by a young musician, “how can I quit my day job and just play music?”  Inspired by the question, Keblas reached out to other successful… Continue reading THIS IS A REAL JOB! HOW THREE SEATTLE MUSICIANS ARE MAKING IT ON MUSIC ALONE

Re-thinking a pianist’s life

Lately I am thinking about how people very often complains about “nothing” and try to take for free what they could easily pay for. I am used not to think so much about money: I share what I have and what I can with everyone. Very often I share my knowledge, which is one of the few things that I “own”. I consider this as a  “giving back”  to the world, what the world has given to me. I met wonderful people in my life that have nurtured my talent and my curiosity without even asking for any form of … Continue reading Re-thinking a pianist’s life