The SAVVY Experience
What is SAVVY?
An experiential workshop on entrepreneurship for musicians, performing artists and educators, formally known as The SAVVY Musician in Action.
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• Maximize income while pursuing work you love
• Increase demand for your work
• Master business-oriented tools that allow you to thrive
• Discover the new winners in the 21st-century paradigm
• Help keep the arts relevant in today’s complex and ever-changing landscape
These issues lie at the heart of The SAVVY Musician in Action.
The SAVVY Musician in Action is an immersive, experiential laboratory designed to help musicians, performing artists, educators and administrators generate more income and impact. Attendees pitch arts-based business ideas, vote on favorites, form teams, develop business/financial/marketing skills, design a venture from the ground up, and compete for awards. Throughout this process, they develop invaluable, transferable success skills applicable to a wide range of arts careers and environments.
SAVVY is not about passively observing lectures but rather learning through doing. Coached by world-class faculty, participants work hard and collaboratively in a safe environment that fosters community, big ideas and getting things done. As a bonus, enjoy delicious Southern cuisine!
Whether hoping to boost your career, earn more money, expand your reach, or transform an organization, SAVVY will prove pivotal. In just one week, change your life!
What is SAVVY?
There is no try, only DO....SAVVY 2017!
Why you are the perfect SAVVY participant!
Our 2017 all-star faculty
Testimonials from past SAVVY participants
The SAVVY Chamber Competition seeks ensembles that feature 1) artistic excellence and 2) innovative event design