Working in the Music Industry is an invaluable collection of straightforward advice on preparing for and entering careers in the music business. Author Edgar Struble draws upon his extensive experience as a performer, music director, and producer in presenting the myriad opportunities available in the field, from road musician to concert promoter to entertainment attorney and everything in between. Clearly and with a dash of humor, he explains what those jobs entail and the training and experience required for each. Included are interviews with seasoned professionals who share behind-the-scenes stories of their rise to success along with practical suggestions and encouragement to help turn a passion for music into a lucrative career.