Funding Your Music
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|Module 1||Overview of options available to an artist needing to fund recording/touring etc|
|We take a look at the general range of options that could help finance an artists career projects. Some of these ideas may surprise you.|
|Unit 1||Andrew Stone - Funding Overview [2:42]|
|Unit 2||Andrew Tuttle - Funding Overview [1:09]|
|Unit 3||Ellen Kirk - How Do You Help Your Artists Find Funding [01:30]|
|Unit 4||Ellen Kirk - Funding Bodies For Artists [01:34]|
|Unit 5||Ellen Kirk - Specific Grants Available To Artists [00:25]|
|Unit 6||Ellen Kirk - How To Find Out If You're Eligible For Grants [00:25]|
|Unit 7||Fred Smith - Funding Opportunities [0:34]|
|Unit 8||Glenn Dickie - Funding your Music [6:03]|
|Unit 9||Harmony James - Funding Overview [1:24]|
|Unit 10||Jeremy Neale - Funding Overview [3:39]|
|Unit 11||Mia Dyson - Funding Overview [3:40]|
|Unit 12||Seja - Funding Options [1:29]|
|Module 2||Understanding project budgeting|
|What is the value in budgeting for projects and how does one go about doing it?|
|Unit 1||Andrew Stone - Budgeting and Learning From Metrics [2:03]|
|Unit 2||Andrew Tuttle - Funding Your Music and the Value of Budgeting [2:13]|
|Unit 3||Ellen Kirk - Value Of Budgeting [01:29]|
|Unit 4||Harmony James - Funding and The Value of Preparing Budgets [1:18]|
|Unit 5||Jeremy Neale - Funding & Value of Budgeting [1:29]|
|Unit 6||Mia Dyson - Project Budgeting [2:23]|
|Unit 7||Seja - Funding and Budgeting [1:54]|
|Module 3||Personal funding experiences from our speakers|
|We hear from our music industry figures about their adventures in finding funding for their music projects, anything from recording to playing SxSW!|
|Unit 1||Andrew Tuttle - Personal Funding Experiences [3:01]|
|Unit 2||Ellen Kirk - What To Know before Sending Grant Applications [01:48]|
|Unit 3||Ellen Kirk - Can Artists Fund Their Career With A Small Budget [01:05]|
|Unit 4||Harmony James - How I've Funded My Career [2:17]|
|Unit 5||Jeremy Neale - How I Funded My Music [3:45]|
|Unit 6||Mia Dyson - How I've Funded my Career [4:34]|
|Unit 7||Seja - Funding Personal Experience [2:55]|
|Module 4||What government or philanthropic grants are available?|
|Let's hear about some specific grants that are open to artists and businesses.|
|Unit 1||Andrew Tuttle - How to Find Out About Grants [0:50]|
|Unit 2||Andrew Tuttle - What Grants are Available? [2:14]|
|Unit 3||Harmony James - What Grants Are Out There [0:32]|
|Unit 4||Mia Dyson - Grants [3:09]|
|Unit 5||Mia Dyson - Where can Artists Find Out About Grants? [0:41]|
|What you need to know about preparing a grant submission.|
|Unit 1||Andrew Tuttle - Grant Writing: What You Need to Know [3:01]|
|Unit 2||Jeremy Neale - Grant Writing & What You Need to Know [2:13]|
|Unit 3||Mia Dyson - Working on a Grant Submission [3:04]|
|Unit 4||Seja - Writing a Grant [1:50]|
|Module 6||Tips and Tools for Music Funding|
|Some handy tips and tools.|
|Unit 1||Andrew Tuttle - Tips and Tools for Funding [0:55]|
|Unit 2||Ellen Kirk - Is Crowd Funding Viable [00:49]|
|Unit 3||Ellen Kirk - Funding Options To Be Avoided [00:34]|
|Unit 4||Stacia Goninon - Funding Criteria [1:05]|
Pondering how to finance your next project? There are many options available for artists to fund their music. In our in-depth videos below, our experts guide you through the world of grants, crowd-funding, merchandise, synchronisation, publishing, music sales, live music sales, and more. Check out the resources below for more information.
Arts Hub Grant List – A handy link to grants and funding on offer for music in Australia.
Australia Council for the Arts – The Australian Government’s arts funding and advisory body.
Crowdfunding Guide – A helpful article full of crowdfunding tips for musicians.
Support Act – Support Act is a music industry benevolent fund, and aims to provide timely and effective financial help in cases of genuine hardship.
How to Budget for an Irregular Income – Budgeting tips perfect for musicians.
How to Stretch Your Recording Budget and Get More for Your Money – Tips for the DIY musician.
Also recommended: our course on Music Synchronisation.