Things we learned:
- If your ensemble spends the time and money to create a promotional DVD, be sure it is compatible with all operating systems.
- Be sure to proof-read and edit all promotional materials!
- Some of the most significant and meaningful contributions these ensembles have made were due to being creative and interdisciplinary.
- Keep publicity materials as up to date as possible
- Don't expect to make a lot of money as a professional musician - so do it for the love of music.