Bring your musicians friends, meet new musicians friends and have a beer. MusicianWages co-founders Cameron Mizell and Dave Hahn will be in attendance, as well as special guest Steve Sensenig, Resident Music Director of the Barter Theater in Abingdon, VA.
If you are a music director, or if you are looking for a music director for your project, please come out to one of our meet-ups in Chicago or New York City on September 25th at 8pm. Have a beer and network with colleagues and friends.
Thank you to NYC drummer Jeremy Yaddaw for helping organize our drummer meet-up last night (6/12/2001) in Manhattan. We had a great turnout to the event and everyone made some new friends. Find photos, tag yourself and join the community at our Facebook page.
Are you interested in organizing a meet-up in your city? It’s a great excuse to get together with like-minded musicians and make some friends. Pick a date and a location and we’ll help you promote it.
Thanks to all the music directors that came out to our meet-up in Manhattan last night. There was a great turn out – 20-25 music directors met for drinks and conversation in the Manhattan theatre district. Find photos at the Theatre Music Director Facebook Group.
Are you interested in organizing a musician meet-up in your city? All you have to do is pick a place and a time – let us know and we’ll help you promote the event.
Further Resources for Music Directors
MusicianWages.com hosts a job board for regional theatre companies seeking music directors. If you are interested in these kinds of jobs you should bookmark that page, visit often and subscribe to it’s RSS feed.
The page is moderated by Geraldine Boyer-Cussac (twitter: @MusicTheatreMD). Theatre companies are encouraged to use this resource.
Music Director Groups
Yahoo email list: Ask questions to MDs in this private email list where only MDs are allowed in
Twitter: Network in a fun way with other MDs @MusicTheatreMD
If you read Dave’s recent series on becoming a Broadway musician then you know how important building community and meeting other music directors was for him.
Time for Another Meet-Up
It’s been a little over a year since the last music director meet-up in New York, so it’s that time again. Thanks to Tom Cuffari for organizing the event and Geraldine Boyer-Cussac for helping spread the word.
If you are a music director for theater productions, come out for a drink.
Where: Valhalla Bar, 815 9th Ave. (at 54th) When: Sunday, May 22nd at 8pm
Thanks to everyone who came out to the MusicianWages.com meet-up last night in uptown Manhattan. Cam and Dave were glad to hang with Brendan Whiting (keyboards), Eric Thomas Johnson (keyboards), Caroline Kaiser (agent) and Bryan Percivall (bass).
MusicianWages.com is helping organize a meet-up for all music directors in the NYC theatre industry. The event will be held at a bar/restaurant in Times Square, the Trattoria Dopo Teatro (44th & Broadway), on February 8th at 8:00pm. The event will be in the cabaret room downstairs.
All theatre music directors in the NYC area are encouraged to attend. It is a rare opportunity to network with colleagues in the NYC scene.
Please visit the event page on Facebook and RSVP if you plan to attend:
What: Theatre Music Director Meet Up When: February 8th, 8:00pm Where: Trattoria Dopo Teatro, 125 West 44th Street (44th & Broadway), NYC Who: All music directors are invited – please RSVP! Why: To have a drink and meet others in our field. Cost: There’s no cost to attend, but the Trattoria Dopo Teatro is a great bar/restaurant, so bring some money for food and drink