Been in this community music game for a wee while.
It’s a hustler’s life for sure, getting used to not knowing where the work is coming from, but still makes me nervous to the core.
Mum reckons I shud do a PGCE, says she scared of seeing her babies struggle, she didn’t put us through uni with this in mind. Sometimes the 9 – 5 seems real tempting but nah!
Still gonna hang in there, hopefully the universe will provide. Some workshops go amazingly, some leave me sad, but still gonna fight to be the best that I can.

Categories: community


DK · November 26, 2009 at 7:29 pm

Keep in there Bobster 🙂

Bobbie · November 27, 2009 at 10:47 am

At the moment, work wise it’s fine, cash flow is odd….but it’s the not knowing, recession scariness that’s worrying.

Thanks DK!

yemisi blake · November 29, 2009 at 1:40 pm

We should set up an arts mafia, charge the big organisations rates for protection 🙂

Bobbie · November 30, 2009 at 12:31 pm

Ha ha!

scottevansmusic · December 3, 2009 at 2:10 pm

GTP it up, ain’t no shame in taking the dark side!

Bobbie · December 3, 2009 at 3:11 pm

Nah, don’t wanna do formal yet. Love for the kids, but like working with smaller groups, and don’t care if kids shirts are hanging out… Not really.

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