How do we deal with the many challenges of getting and keeping work in the arts? Well, I don’t claim to have all the answers but I can encourage you to do one thing that you can actually control: work your face off, always! Check out the video for more.
Is work ethic underrated? How important is it to work harder than EVERYBODY else? Leave your thoughts in the comments below.
Originally posted on DrumChattr on December 9, 2010 by Thomas Burritt.
Dr. Dave Gerhart, Product Manager, Percussion for Yamaha Corporation of America and Lecturer of Percussion at the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at CSU, Long Beach, is a nationally recognized performer, composer, and educator. Dr. Gerhart, originally from Fairfield, California, holds a D.M.A. from the University of Southern California, M.M. in Percussion Performance and Instrumental Conducting and a B.M. in Music Education from California State University, Long Beach.