LIVE! The Business of Music

A MEMBERSHIP MUSIC PROGRAM FOR TALENT DEVELOPMENT

LIVE! is a talent development and mentoring program for anyone looking to explore a career in music. Members are mentored in the art of performance, the business of music, the tools of production and the design of the brand while also developing core life skills that can translate to any chosen career path. Not just for the young, or the musician, this program is for business-minded individuals, performers and musicians of all ages looking to develop their individual talents.

LIVE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS INCLUDE FREE WORKSHOPS, CLINICS, DISCOUNTED RATES, ONLINE STUDIO & MORE...

LIVE MEMBERSHIP ages 5+

  • SOLO MEMBERSHIP $50/month
  • SOLO MEMBERSHIP + Group Add-on $80/month
    (add-on Group Vocals “VOX” and Improv classes “PLAYBILLS”
)
  • BAND MEMBERSHIP $100/month

    (Includes up to 4 members – each additional member of the band is $25)

JOIN AS A SOLO MEMBER ONLINE >>


Join as a Band, please call our local us at 214-923-7041
NOTE TO PARENTS of MEMBERS: 1 parent is included in membership for members under the age of 18

WHY JOIN LIVE?

We challenge you to find a program that provides weekly, monthly and quarterly workshops, clinics and strategy sessions focusing on so many aspects of the music business in a more collaborative, entertaining and engaging setting! And, this only scratches the surface of all the benefits of membership.

FREE BENEFITS

  • Weekly Strategy Clinic – This weekly members-only clinic gives our members a chance to get strategic guidance and well as learn from each other. This hour-long strategy session is intended to help address the day-to-day challenges our members face as they navigate their music career, at whatever stage in their career they may be.
  • Monthly Business, Performance and Touring Workshops – The first week of every month, we offer 3 workshops that are FREE to members and open to the public.
    – 1st Tuesdays – Branding / Business
    – 1st Wednesdays – Stage / Lighting / Sound / Performance
    – 1st Thursdays – Touring / Booking
  • Quarterly “State of the Union” Strategy Session – Once a quarter, we conduct a “state of the union” strategic planning session with you to take account of where you are in your career, where you want to go and prepare a plan on how to get there.
  • Soundtrap Access! – Members receive a free account to Soundtrap, a web-based, cross-platform, collaborative music recording studio.
  • Performance Opportunities – Need stage time? Our members receive multiple opportunities to perform every month. In addition and more importantly, we help our members learn how to book their own shows when they are ready.
  • Industry Showcases – Every year, we present industry showcase opportunities to our members — giving them a chance to be seen by leading music professionals from New York to LA and Chicago to Nashville.
  • Online Business of Music Training – Starting the Fall of 2017, we will be rolling out our monthly online training series. Each month we will release a video focused on a current topic in the business of music. Video will feature valuable insight from guest artists, coaches, engineers and professionals and provide exercises you can do on your own to hone your music business savvy!
  • ADD-ON Group Classes VOX & PLAYBILLS: Group Classes are Open Enrollment or Audition-Based and includes once-a-week, instructor-led, 45- or 60-minute classes.

DISCOUNTED SERVICES 

Members also received discounted rates on the following services

  • Band Mentoring & Performance Coaching
  • Hourly Rehearsal
  • Sound and Performance Equipment (subject to availability)
  • Camps, Guest Workshops, Clinics, Master Classes, Seminars, etc.
  • Strategy Development
  • Print & Digital Design and Development

TALENT DEVELOPMENT SERVICES - Rates reflect the discounted member rate

BAND MENTORING / COACHING $85/ an hour
Rehearsing, collaborating and how to listen and play together as a group
Song selection, creating a set list, maintaining a material catalog
Performance/Stage presence
Songwriting, arrangement & composition
Preparing for a recording
and more…

STRATEGIC CONSULTATION $60+/an hour
Artist / Talent consultation & development
Single / EP / Record release campaigns
Social media management
Brand Development
and more…

DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT SERVICES $40+/an hour
One-sheets
Posters
EPK (electronic press kit) creation
Merchandise
Social media set-up / maintenance
and more…

MENTORED BAND REHEARSALS RATES DEPENDENT UPON INSTRUCTOR / FOCUS

FLAT NON-MEMBER RATE $110+/hr
LIVE MEMBER RATES
LIVE members have a single-pay discounted rate and a split-the-transaction options.

  • 1 HOUR – Single-Pay $85
    Split-the-transaction: 2 transactions – $45 |3 transactions  – $30 | 4+ transactions – $25
  • 1.5 HOURS – Single-Pay $130
    Split-the-transaction: 2 transactions – $70 | 3 transactions – $45 | 4+ transactions – $35

HOURLY REHEARSAL ALCHEMY LIVE Members Receive Discounted Rates

  • Back-lined Stage | $40/hr | LIVE Member $30/hr
  • Large Room | $25/hr | LIVE Member $20/hr
  • Small Room | $15/hr | LIVE Member $10/hr
Cristal GivensLIVE MUSIC PROGRAM