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Growing Something From Nothing: Career Tips for New Teachers

Cello teacher Zachary Sweet spent his first years of teaching trying to figure things out for himself. Now, he teaches future teachers all the things he didn’t know himself. Join us as he shares some of his insights with us here.

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Zachary Sweet Sep 23, 2021 Podcasts
How To Command Value and Higher Teaching Rates for Your Music Studio woman smiling

Piano teacher Noreen Wenjen knows that a teacher’s job doesn’t end when she stands up from her instrument. In fact, it might only just begin. Learn how Noreen has built value and earned higher teaching rates by maximizing the professionalism of her studio and making sure her clients understand the value of her work.

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Noreen Wenjen Sep 23, 2021 Podcasts
Tax Tips for Musicians

Most music teachers and performers are at least partly self-employed, and this income needs to be filed on a Schedule C form. Learn how to do that here.

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Ed Pearlman Mar 27, 2018 Studio Management