Charles Burchell: Diplomacy, the Illusion of Perfection, and Paying it Forward
Today’s guest is multi-instrumentalist, producer, composer, and educator Charles Burchell. As a producer and musician Charles has worked with artists such as Talib Kweli, Christian Scott, and Braxton Cook as well as his own project The Love Experiment. On the educational side, he has taken his experience as a graduate of both New England Conservatory and Harvard and worked to design various programs for both online and traditional institutions. In addition to all of that he also has a label with Splice Sounds and works as a musical diplomat traveling to different countries representing the United States. We have a great conversation about goals, self-discipline, fighting perfection, and why success is circumstantial but dependent on planning.
In this episode, we'll dig in on...
Turning your dreams into goals and steps
Making Splice sample packs
The key to success is self-discipline
Traveling the world making cultural exchanges
The flaws of education
Giving back is part of the musician's way
Honoring the dreams of the kid inside yourself
Fundraising and supporting issues with your music
Sample pack royalties
New Orleans Second Line
The ultimate college town: Boston
Learn More About Charles Burchell...
Charles Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/blvkbeats/
Love Experiment Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/loveexperiment/