Berklee College of Music report: Versatility is crucial to a successful music career
A Berklee College of Music report takes an updated look at the music industry. Titled “Music Careers in Dollars and Cents,” the report finds the industry faces a number of challenges. The chronic theft of music content has lessened music’s perceived value among many consumers who think that anything online should be free. To succeed in such a tough environment, today’s musician needs to be highly versatile and possess professional skills beyond music making.