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Divide and communicate

Considering the what, how and why of all these activities is a necessity for a more productive and organised business. Continue reading

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Thank you for the messages and why I will not stream

I compose music and have now created over 1,000 works but I cannot afford to produce disposable, buy for next to nothing, throw away music. Continue reading

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To pay, donate or take

Do you pay the price on the label for your purchases or given the choice would you donate what you think it is worth? Continue reading

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Unexpected Circus

During a clear out of dusty boxes to make space for more recent paperwork I came across my first account book (a thin volume with income and expenditure entries covering July 1979 to June 1980). Starting out in many freelance … Continue reading

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Forever pro rata

This year has been one of the most difficult during my career in music. As a freelance musician for over 30 years I have experienced many changes of opportunities in the business. Most of the Mecca dance halls had a … Continue reading

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How do you use music?

Hello, how do you access and use music?  I have published music for over thirty years (mainly in printed formats) and would like opinions of the way you, as customer and consumer, now find, choose and acquire the music that … Continue reading

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It’s not about me…

a sentiment that is becoming lost in a world that celebrates the superficial, the new fad and the mediocre.  A world that promotes celebrities that have achieved very little but have the look of the moment and only a snapshot … Continue reading

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