How do I start a Career in Live Singing?

There are many nuances of a Career in Live Singing. Internet is brimming with pages on How to get into Live Singing, while I want to first understand What is a Career in Live Singing. While I was searching for reliable information about a Career in Live Singing, I came across this amazing page:

Khek Ram's professional point of view!

Khek Ram is an experienced professional with 3 years in Live Singing. Khek Ram has worked in Live Singing as Singer in Various Music Assignments. In Khek Ram's own words, this is how Khek Ram got into Live Singing: "I did my Schooling from Manali. After that did a computer course from Delhi and Ghaziabad. I worked with a Travel and tourism line for 3 to 4 years. I then shifted back to Manali and started live singing there."

Career Video on Live Singing

In a video, Khek Ram has talked about various aspects of a Career in Live Singing. Khek Ram started by explaining Live Singing as: "On a night when a performer isn't feeling well or during sections of a concert that are physically taxing, a singer can rely on what's called guide vocals. At predetermined moments, an engineer controlling the concert's audio can smoothly mix down the artist's live singing and mix up a prerecorded vocal performance." It was an amazing video with great information.

I found the video unique because it talked about Education in terms of things which can be learnt from books, to excel at a Career in Live Singing and not as a list of Qualifications, which one needs to get into Live Singing. Khek Ram touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:
  • Instruments
  • Types Of Music
  • Beats
Anyone aspiring for this Career needs to understand that Skill development is crucial for success.
Khek Ram then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Live Singing:
  • Practice
  • Passion
  • Imagination
  • Creativity
  • Patience
This Career has an interesting list of Positives.
Khek Ram believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Live Singing:
  • Paid For Hobby
  • Self Satisfaction
  • Recognition
  • Meeting New People
After a discussion on Positives, Challenges complete the caricature of a Career.
And, Khek Ram believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Live Singing:
  • Competition
  • Getting Shows
  • Time Management

In the final section of the video Khek Ram talks about How a day goes in a Career in Live Singing. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Live Singing, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video:

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Having gained so much from a professional perspective on a Career in Live Singing, I wanted to learn about other Careers on LifePage. Career Counseling has a new meaning with LifePage. LifePage is the world’s most evolved Career Platform. You can use LifePage to find your Career Objective. LifePage also offers the most comprehensive Career Planning process. You can use LifePage to explore more than a thousand Career Options. LifePage has the most exhaustive Career List. It is truly Career Counseling 2.0 LifePage is Career Counseling 2.0 - while most platforms continue to use age old psychometric tests to identify hidden skills and interests of individuals. LifePage has turned the tables completely with an Awareness based approach. Read about them on:

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