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Get business ready

POSTPONED Get Business Ready

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, Laban Building, Creekside, SE8 3DZ

Due to the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and in accordance with Public Health England’s guidance, this course has been postponed until further notice. We will update the website with a new date as soon as we are able to do so.

Cost of session: £10


A one-day event supporting musicians and musically-inclined creatives to grow their practice and business. Whether you want to set up a project or business, work with children and young people in range of creative settings or monetise musical and creative skills, this day is open to all. Get Business Ready is geared towards helping musicians and creative practitioners strike a balance between creativity and sustainability.


Multi-award winning saxophonist Millicent Stephenson will provide a keynote speech ‘How To Future Proof Your Music Business’, talking about her journey and how to respond to new opportunities as an artist through your career.


Also there will be workshops and support in:

  • Employment, tax, fundraising with the Musicians Union and Arts Council England
  • Growing your network, balancing your creativity with running your own project/business, being inclusive in your practice, time management tools and strategies  (Sound Connections)
  • One-to-one mentoring

Plus the opportunity to network and build new connections.


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Tea/coffee will be provided. Please bring your own lunch.



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We have a number of bursaries available to support practitioners attending our training events, including those from outside of London. Please contact for further details.


Presented by Sound Connections partnership with Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance and Musicians’ Union. The cost of this course is heavily subsidised due to this partnership.





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