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Author Doherty, Matt, author.

Title Production management in live music : managing the technical side of touring in today's music industry / Matt Doherty.

Publication Info. New York : Routledge, 2022.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  780.78 DOH    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Description 144 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- My History -- Production Management -- Leadership and Communication -- Key Relationships -- Touring Staff -- The Crew -- The Stage -- The Advance -- Sample Rider -- Good Advice -- The On Sale -- The Show -- Festival Production Management -- Time -- Labour -- Vendors -- Transport and Freight -- CAD -- January 2001 -- Security -- The Economics of Touring -- Health and Safety -- Sustainability, Diversity and Inclusion.
Summary "Production Management in Live Music: Managing the Technical Side of Touring in Today's Music Industry is a handbook for the aspiring production manager looking to forge a career in the live music industry. This book outlines the role that a production manager performs and their key responsibilities, and takes the reader step by step through the entire process of preparing a show for a tour. From dealing with artists and management to hiring crew, from booking vendors and scheduling the day-to-day of a busy tour, this text covers everything that is needed to take the show into rehearsals and finally on the road. Every aspect of the job is covered, including the very important challenges that face today's industry in the realms of sustainability, inclusion, diversity and mental health."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Concert tours -- Production and direction.
Concerts -- Production and direction.
ISBN 9781032138923 (hardback)
1032138920 (hardback)
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