When multidisciplinary artist Leticia Rodriguez last summer released her debut album “La Americana,” a collection of classic Latin songs from across the Americas, Rodriguez was both overjoyed at the response and overwhelmed with the decisions that had to be made.
“I have no big label backing me,” Rodriguez says. “I needed basic skills like how to develop a professional website. Releasing the album made me realize that it wasn’t just about putting out the record, but that I needed to catch up on other skills for my music.” She quickly learned that positioning herself as an artist was not enough. She needed to be a businesswoman, too.
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To set up a one-on-one consultation with the Creative Media Center, call 512-542-0077. For more information, visit austinmusicfoundation.org/creative-media-center-2/.
Austin Music Foundation’s next music panel will discuss live show preparations and venue expectations.
What: Ready for the Show? panel
When: July 17
Time: 7 p.m.
Where: One-2-One Bar, 1509 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite 600
RSVP at austinmusicfoundation.org to reserve a free seat.