As classical musicians, we’re often confused with free entertainment. Sing for your aunt’s wedding? Sure, why not? Perform for your friend’s start-up opera company? Heck, it will be great for the résumé. Pitch in some admin time for your nearest non-profit? Good karma is trading higher than the dollar these days…
Alas, how can you tell when it is not a good idea to work for free? Well, Tina Roth Eisenberg – the creative and stylish mind behind SwissMiss – featured this flowchart yesterday. Although her friend, Jessica Hische, comes from the design side, it is equally àpropos (not to mention funny) for singers.
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