JP Honk: How to Prepare a Good Setlist

[Suggested “Best Practices”]

Be sure to understand what the organizer wants (see “how to be the contact person for a gig”)! If there will be multiple components of the gig (a stationary component, and a separate parading component) then do a separate setlist for each

Be aware of what musicians and instruments will be attending the event Things to consider when choosing songs – balancing factors When you come up with a draft setlist, before posting it be sure to have at least one bandmate look it over and make suggestions