Whether you’re a performer, composer, presenter, or manager, this interactive workshop will help you: define career advancement on your own terms; examine how breakthroughs happen and why; articulate priority goals; identify opportunities; investigate obstacles, and try out advanced problem solving tools to reframe and re-energize your career. Drawing on research from change management, entrepreneurship, and the social sciences, this session will present a five-point plan that you can tailor to your own situation.
Author of the acclaimed “Beyond Talent: Creating a Successful Career in Music,” Angela Myles Beeching has led workshops at the Eastman School of Music, and the Juilliard, Peabody, Colburn, and Oberlin Conservatories. Beeching directs the Center for Music Entrepreneurship at Manhattan School of Music and also maintains a thriving consulting practice. Previously, she directed the New England Conservatory Career Services Center and, as a consultant to Indiana University, launched Project Jumpstart, an innovative music career development program. A Fulbright Scholar and Harriet Hale Woolley grant recipient, Ms. Beeching holds a doctorate in cello performance from Stony Brook University.