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Finding auditions for cover work

Discussion in 'Band Management [BG]' started by matthewbrown, Apr 21, 2003.

  1. matthewbrown

    matthewbrown Supporting Member

    Jan 7, 2003
    Harwich, MA, USA
    I'm interested in finding paid performance work over the summer. Is there a place besides the union that lists these? Perhaps online? I'm experienced, read well, double on flute, and even have a tux. Where to go?:meh:
  2. inazone


    Apr 20, 2003
    try musicmates.com, i think that it
  3. Eric Moesle

    Eric Moesle

    Sep 21, 2001
    Columbus OH
    For local work, check out the area's music magazines, entertainment papers, club listings, etc. Also search for their on-line equivalents. There are several here in Columbus. Also pull the phone book and call the local booking agents and entertainment companies, be sure to keep on their minds, get them a promo pack. Ask them for contacts for the cruise ship gigs - if they don't do any, they'll be able to find out who does.

    I've never had any success with the national listing services whatsoever. YMMV.

    Best of luck to you.
  4. cassanova


    Sep 4, 2000
    Your local yellow pages is a good tool in finding places to play.

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