Music business 101: Learn the essentials to manage your music career

16 Mar 2024 | 09:30 AM - 01:30 PM

Headphones and keyboard, laptop etc on a table

Do you love to play music and want to learn basic business tools to help you generate an income from your passion?

Join QMusic and industry representatives for Music business 101, a workshop designed for aspiring musicians, and emerging and semi-professional bands.  Music industry workers and established musicians who want a refresher in the basics of business management are also welcome.

Participants will learn the essentials of starting a music business. They will gain valuable knowledge on the practicalities of running a business as a sole trader, partnership or hobbyist. There will also be tips on:

  • business accounting 
  • workplace health and safety
  • public liability insurance 
  • superannuation.

Registration begins at 9:30 AM with the workshop commencing at 10:00 AM. Lunch will be provided after the workshop, with an opportunity for networking. 

About the facilitator

QMusic is Queensland’s music industry development association. Their work is critical to the success of Queensland’s contemporary music economy.

They are the only significant and established not-for-profit organisation in Queensland dedicated to delivering sector development and major music events including the Queensland Music Awards and BIGSOUND to stimulate and grow the state’s music sector.


  • Saturday, 16 March 2024 | 09:30 AM - 01:30 PM


Meeting room 2, North Lakes Community Centre, 10 The Corso, North Lakes 4509  View map

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