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Building Your Portfolio

Hosted by
ravkzbaraski and
vic jamieson

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May 6th
11:30 BST

What To Expect

Session Musician: Contemporary, West-End

How do you break into the West End pits? Who do you talk to and build relationships with to increase your chances of getting work? What else can you do as a musician?

Session Musician: Teaching, Corporate

What does a portfolio career for a musician look like? How can you get into teaching? What routes are there to build on any corporate performance work?


Rich Zbaraski, Session Musician

London based musician specialising in bass guitar, double bass, keys and backing vocals. 

As a session musician he has played live, in the studio and on

live broadcast with artists such as, Ella Eyre, Sigala, Louis Tomlinson, JC

Stewart, Rationale and Andy Brown (Lawson). 

He also has experience in Musical Theatre having worked with

Cirque Du Soleil and American Idiot-West End, to name a few. Alongside all of

this he regularly works as an MD for many high end function and corporate bands

and residency contracts/ venues such as The Piano Works. 


Vic Jamieson, Session Musician

Vic Jamieson is a London based freelance guitarist. Artists he has performed and toured with include MNEK, Sigala, Rina Sawayama, Fickle Friends, Cher Lloyd and JVCK JAMES.

Through this touring, he has also performed songs with Zara Larsson, Craig David, Sinead Harnett, Becky Hill, and The BBC Symphony Orchestra.

Venues that he has played include the O2 Arena, Royal Albert Hall, BBC Maida Vale Studios, and festivals such as Glastonbury, Wireless, T In The Park, Bestival, Lovebox, and V Festival.

Vic has toured extensively throughout Europe, USA and Canada. He has recorded live sessions for the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge, BBC Three, ITV1, BBC Radio 1Xtra, BBC Radio 3, MTV, Capital FM and Vevo. Vic Jamieson is a graduate from ICMP.

May 6th
11:30 BST