Music business: marketing for musicians or bands

The business of music: marketing for a musician or band based on an interview with Sarantos.
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  • Lectures 16
  • Contents Video: 1 hour
    Other: 6 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 6/2014 English

Course Description

This is a course for aspiring musicians and artists. The course will teach you how to correctly promote your work on social media and other online marketing strategies.

The course is a mixture of an interview with a musician named Sarantos who is successfully using social media to promote his music, and tutorials from me on some of the common marketing and business practices that musicians and artists should be aware of.

The course is nearly all video, which is the preferred format of Udemy courses.

What To Expect From The Course

Don't expect to become a star overnight. The course notes many good practices, and has a number of examples and suggestions for the right ways to do things. But it will be up to you to try things out and correctly implement the strategies discussed in the course.

Best of luck!

What are the requirements?

  • Interest in promoting your music online
  • Interest in using social media to promote art or music

What am I going to get from this course?

  • You will understand how to promote your music as an independent musician
  • You will learn from an example of one musician who made a name for himself using social media
  • Know how to use social media to get exposure
  • Know how to raise money for your music
  • Know how to differentiate yourself

What is the target audience?

  • Musicians
  • Artists

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Introduction
Preview
01:30
Free gift for you: need personalized feedback? I'll do it
Preview
01:39
Recording cheaply & How to get the best recording quality with minimal resources
02:27
Importance of being active locally
01:09
Importance of collecting the email and social media contact info of listeners
02:16
Section 2: Interview With Sarantos A Musician Who Built A Large Following On Social Media
How Sarantos generated lots of views on social media
10:16
Doing local shows for an independent artist
02:32
How do you interact with fans?
02:58
Strategies for song and video release schedule
04:56
How to differentiate yourself from the music produced by the big 4 record labels
Preview
06:47
How to raise money or do things cheaply as you grow your music career
06:24
Section 3: Conclusion
How musicians can promote their music
Preview
05:59
How musicians can raise money and make money from their music
08:12
Follow Sarantos
03:07
I want to hear from you. Please post questions and start community discussions
01:58
Bonus lecture: DISCOUNTS ON MORE COURSES AND RESOURCES
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Instructor Biography

Alex Genadinik, Entrepreneur, marketer, mobile app developer, business coach

3-time best selling Amazon author, creator of top entrepreneur mobile apps, and host of a popular business and marketing channel on YouTube.

I am the creator of the Problemio business apps which are some of the top mobile apps for planning and starting a business with 1,000,000+ downloads across iOS, Android and Kindle.

I am also an author of three business books (marketing to reach 1,000,000 people, on starting a business, and on the mobile app business).

I am also a business coach. On my apps and in my private coaching practice I have helped over 1,000 entrepreneurs. That means I can probably help you quite a bit as well.

My areas of expertise are mobile apps, software engineering, marketing (SEO and social), and entrepreneurship.

I created over 80 courses on Udemy with 60,000+ students by whom I am humbled and who I try to help any way I can!

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