ANYONE CAN BOOK A GIG

Learn to Book Better Shows Without an Agent

The Education Platform from Music Works International

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Offerings

Our Course

The original online course that started it all.

We created this course with the confidence built from 30 years of booking international tours for some of jazz and world music’s most recognized artists.

Community

Don’t just take the course, join the Community.

Our students now have the ability to meet and collaborate. Join our community of artists and find support as you grow your performance career.

Textbook

Hold Anyone Can Book a Gig in your hands.

All of the same content as the online course, available as a personal reference book or as a resource for educators. Order books yourself, or contact us for discounts on bundles for educational institutions.

Workshops

Hear directly from our team of professionals.

Attend a Q&A webinar through our Community platform, or book our team to attend your event or visit your location and present our course or sit on a panel. Virtual and in-person options available.

DEVELOPED BY KATHERINE McVICKER

In her 30-year career specializing in jazz and world music, Katherine McVicker has helped to develop and support the international livelihoods of Grammy-winning artists like Norah Jones, Wayne Shorter, Joshua Redman, Branford Marsalis, Richard Bona, Christian McBride, Lizz Wright and more.

Katherine McVicker

Founder & Director​, Booking Agent

“It is invaluable to be able to receive feedback from an individual who has extensive experience communicating with industry representatives.”
ANTON
Music Student, Past Workshop Participant
TESTIMONIALS​

Hear from Industry Professionals

“It is a must read. The curriculum for Anyone Can Book a Gig is clear, easy to grasp, and insightful. In addition, the creators of this coursework have the necessary professional credibility representing the very best artists in music.”
JAVON JACKSON
Director, Jackie McLean Jazz Studies, The Hartt School
“Working with Katherine McVicker has shown me how to expand my horizons and vision. I’ve known Katherine for 21 years. She has a brilliant way of seeing the other side of music today with big and bold ideas.”
RICHARD BONA
Grammy Award-Winning Artist
“Katherine McVicker is a remarkable human being and an endless resource for managers, artists, or any individual who is interested in strategically booking shows. The course she has built is an immeasurable gift to the music industry.”
THOMAS DUPORT
Vice-President Strategy, Quincy Jones Productions
“Any wisdom she has to share will be worth your time. Katherine McVicker is one of the kindest, most trustworthy, and most clear-minded booking agents in the performing arts. I’m lucky to have her as a friend and ally.”
VIJAY IYER
Grammy-Nominated Artist, Harvard University Professor
JOIN THE COMMUNITY​

Who says you can’t book your own tour?

Join our online Global Community and jumpstart your music career with help from the experts.