The Who, Why, and How of Contracting Gigs Many people are unaware of what it means to contract a gig.  Playing gigs around town is one of the most important things for a freelance musician financially.  Generally, gigs pay better […]

I absolutely loved pursuing a music degree1 in college. I have always had a deep passion for music, and I felt like college was the first time that I could actually focus on my passion.  The problem with majoring in […]

Great Books for Musicians It’s unfortunate that people come out of school hating to read, because there are some fabulous books for musicians out there.  Here are some of the most popular books for musicians that are not about music […]

I recently posted on several brass forums about playing wedding gigs, and I was amazed at the response that I received.  Many musicians have decided that they try to avoid playing for weddings, and I don’t really understand why.   […]

Do you need to hire a brass group for your next December event? Providence Brass is currently booking performance dates for the month of December.  If you are interested in having top quality brass at your church service, wedding, or […]