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Old 05-19-2011, 01:57 AM
Ecclesrose Ecclesrose is offline
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Default Re: Advice on becoming a session musician

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Originally Posted by Timekeep69 View Post
It's hard to get into. You need recordings for your resume. Your first couple recordings may have to be done for free to build your portfolio. The pay range for session drummers is anywhere from a slice a pizza to $1000 per track.

Practice with a click track.
I always knew it was going to hard ahaha, but if that's what it takes, I'll do it!

Thank you for the advice!

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Originally Posted by Pocket-full-of-gold View Post
There's a ton of threads on this mate. Do a search on "Playing Sessions".

In the meantime, let these deflate you somewhat: http://www.drummerworld.com/forums/s...hlight=session

http://www.drummerworld.com/forums/s...hlight=session

http://www.drummerworld.com/forums/s...hlight=session

http://www.drummerworld.com/forums/s...hlight=session

They were all pulled up in about a minute. If you're serious you'll be able to find a hell of a lot more here.
Yeah, I heard it was drying up a bit in general, due to most people using computers to play their beats these days. That doesn't mean I won't try though.
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