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The Performer's Pathway is an episodic podcast by Adam Small and Jake Moses (from My Music Masterclass) on building a thriving music career. The main focus of this show is to help musicians get out of the practice room and utilize their skills and talents in the real world. Adam brings 20+ years of music industry experience to the table as a professional bassist, film/TV composer and producer; in addition, he has spent time as a music consultant and lecturer, helping artists find their path. Jake is a professional guitarist and pianist currently residing in Los Angeles and he provides a working musician’s perspective and vital insight to the podcast. Besides our hosts, there will be frequent guest appearances including acclaimed musicians, industry insiders, health professionals and much more. This show is a must-listen for any musician who wants professional fulfillment, better gigs and a flourishing career in the music business.

The Performer's Pathway Adam Small

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    • 5.0 • 18 Ratings

The Performer's Pathway is an episodic podcast by Adam Small and Jake Moses (from My Music Masterclass) on building a thriving music career. The main focus of this show is to help musicians get out of the practice room and utilize their skills and talents in the real world. Adam brings 20+ years of music industry experience to the table as a professional bassist, film/TV composer and producer; in addition, he has spent time as a music consultant and lecturer, helping artists find their path. Jake is a professional guitarist and pianist currently residing in Los Angeles and he provides a working musician’s perspective and vital insight to the podcast. Besides our hosts, there will be frequent guest appearances including acclaimed musicians, industry insiders, health professionals and much more. This show is a must-listen for any musician who wants professional fulfillment, better gigs and a flourishing career in the music business.

    A Chat With Eduardo Belloni

    A Chat With Eduardo Belloni

    Brazilian guitarist, composer and music transcriptionist (at MMMC), Eduardo Belloni joins us in the virtual studio this week for a fun hang. We talk about music, making a living in the music biz, visas, transcription and more. Check it out!

    • 39 min
    Investing in Your Future

    Investing in Your Future

    Money is tight for many of us and it's important to mull over big purchases. That being said, there are times when investing in the future is the only logical step forward. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss spending money to make money!

    • 38 min
    Copyright & Copywrong

    Copyright & Copywrong

    Recently, we had an international copyright issue which took many twists and turns before finally being resolved. This is an interesting episode about people skills, legal reach, perseverance and some detective work. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss solving problems without being a jerk.

    • 31 min
    Don't Sign That Contract!

    Don't Sign That Contract!

    As musicians, we need to understand contracts and legal language. That being said, it's often things that aren't defined within these agreements that bite us down the road. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss peeking into the future before signing on the dotted line.

    • 29 min
    A Chat With Chris Buono

    A Chat With Chris Buono

    Multimedia Guitar Madman, Chris Buono joins us in the virtual studio today to talk about career, industry income streams, online teaching and much more. This is a really fun and informative episode with an old friend. Also, this episode was produced for YouTube as well, so if you'd rather see us, go here!

    • 1 hr 20 min
    A Chat With Steve Jenkins

    A Chat With Steve Jenkins

    Bassist and composer Steve Jenkins joins us in the virtual studio today to talk about career, NY, LA, the music business and more. This is a really fun and informative episode with a super cool cat. Also, this episode was produced for YouTube as well, so if you'd rather see us, go here!

    • 1 hr 4 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

Mcglyph ,

Adam Small knows music, motivation and fun!

Adam has always been known as a down to earth straight talking, music man, who speaks from a deep pool of knowledge and personal experience. This podcast shows he is also focused on bringing the value, sharing the truth, and helping people enjoy life just a little more than before.
#highlyrecommended

chef pinny ,

Excellent!

This podcast is invaluable to musicians and civilians alike. Thank you for doing this as well as the masterclass videos!

YvonnickP ,

Love it

Fantastic show for musicians and creative like myself. Adam and Jake deliver some useful and practical nuggets to take away. Thanks for the inspiration !

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