TBJ95: TEM Takeover! In this crossover episode, we hear Andrew in conversation with Jeff Conner from The Entrepreneurial Musician podcast.
Jeff Conner has performed in over 30 countries on 4 continents with his brass quintet, Boston Brass. Jeff talks about how they went from a college group playing small gigs around the Boston area to an internationally touring, full-time ensemble.
How he got a powerful Boston businessman to financially support Boston Brass
The importance of having mentors that inspire you
Perseverance being a key to success
Not being afraid of the word no
Networking being a longterm process
Why developing your own brand is essential
The book he wrote with John Laverty, The Porfolio Musician, in which they detail the careers of over 40 different musicians
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