musicians

Classical Musicians Put Down Instruments, Take Up Picket Signs

Classical Musicians Put Down Instruments, Take Up Picket Signs

Carnegie Hall, Minneapolis Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony affected

The supposedly genteel art of classical music is proving that it can get just as confrontational and stubborn as any company when it comes to labor disputes. Read More »

Wounded Vets Create Music ... as Well as Jobs for Themselves

Wounded Vets Create Music ... as Well as Jobs for Themselves

Warrior Spirit Band band members Paul Delacerda, King Burton, Sean Foster and Levon Ingram at Rock 4 Recovery. Paul Delacerda has had a long road to his current job as the drummer for a touring rock band composed entirely of wounded military veterans. When he left the Army in 2009, he faced a difficult... Read More »

Stalled At Work? Maybe You Need An Attitude Makeover

Stalled At Work? Maybe You Need An Attitude Makeover

By Vanessa Van Petten Have you ever wondered what makes someone a world-renowned musician or a critically acclaimed novelist? Malcolm Gladwell would say it all comes down to practice -- over 10,000 hours of practice, to be exact. But a study by Gary McPherson, discussed in David Brooks' book "The Social... Read More »

My Eureka Moment: From Construction Manager To Late-Night Crooner

By Adam Kaufman QUEENS, N.Y. – Jim Altamore arrived early to a Queens restaurant and... Read More »

The Street Performer's Art: How to Get Started as a Busker

The Street Performer's Art: How to Get Started as a Busker

When James Muschler is seriously engaged in creating an artistic piece of music, he has been known to compose 40-minute-long pieces simulating 4 billion years of Earth's history based on biological fossil records. But sometimes, he just needs to pay the rent. That's when Muschler, a 20-year-old drummer, composer... Read More »

Search Jobs

In Partnership With
Keywords:
Location:

Search Articles

Top Companies Hiring

April 13 - April 20

Looking for work? See what companies added new openings this week.