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Managing your Bookings

All the information you need about handling your bookings, from the moment you receive a booking request, to the end of your gig.

  • How do booking enquiries work for musicians?

    Welcome to our guide to taking a booking through Encore. Follow these seven simple steps and you'll be using Encore like a pro.   1. Apply for a job Make sure your profile is in good shape, then apply...

  • Encore Gigging Guidelines

    So, you've received your first booking through Encore. You've discussed the details with the client and you’re ready to go.  How can you make sure your booking goes smoothly and you get that all-impor...

  • Musician Code of Conduct

    The Encore Musician Code of Conduct outlines the very minimum level of conduct Encore musicians must adhere to when carrying out a booking.  It constitutes Clause 17 of the full Musician Terms, which ...

  • How will I be reviewed?

    After every Encore gig, we ask the client to review the musician(s) booked in four criteria. It might be helpful to bare these in mind when accepting a gig through Encore: Satisfaction: were you satis...

  • I've just received a Booking Request. What happens next?

    If your application for a gig is successful, a client will send you a booking request, in order to confirm that you can commit to carrying out the booking. It is important that as soon as you receive ...

  • Can I dispute a review?

    Encore is committed to providing great experiences for all clients and musicians. To do this, we encourage candid feedback as this improves the quality of the platform.  It is not possible to remove r...

  • I need to cancel my Encore booking, what should I do?

    If you have been confirmed for a booking but unavoidable circumstances force you to withdraw, please notify us immediately at bookings@encoremusicians.com. Dropping out at short notice may affect your...