Wisdom for a Young Musician
Amazing Quotes and Inspring Advice from the Best in the Business
If only you could sit at the feet of giants and receive their wisdom.
What course might you chart for your career as a result?
This book gives musicians of all ages and levels a chance to find out, whether they're still in grade school or out trying their luck on the stages of the world.
More than 75 famous musicians-including T-Bone Burnett, Sting, Sarah McLachlan, Lucinda Williams, and Elvis Costello-as well as industry professionals present personal advice that reveal their struggles, inspirations, successes, and overall experience of a life in music.
The book features a wide variety of touching and practical wisdom on starting out, performing, writing music, touring, playing in bands, finding inspiration, partying in a drinks-and-drugs culture and, if the fates allow, handling fame.