How to get discovered on YouTube

How do you get to Carnegie Hall?

Well, it’s a little more than just practice, practice, practice. Now, it seems that you have to audition on YouTube. Check out Symphony’s YouTube channel. It seems that all auditions took the form of musician-submitted YouTube video.

Indeed, YouTube is becoming more and more relevant as a way to get your talent exposed to talent scouts, casting agents and other decision makers. If you are an actor, entertainer, performer or artists and don’t have a custom YouTube channel, you could be losing valuable opportunities.

Listen to NPR’s story on how the conductor Michael Tilson Thomas auditioned performers from their bedrooms.