Develop your career 21cMusician toolkit Finance Exposure or Exploitation? As part of YCAT's 21cMusician event New Horizons: navigating a changed musical landscape in January 2021, Jessica Walker shared her experiences of what it means to be a professional musician right now. In this short clip, she highlights how important it is for musicians to ask for what they are worth. Alongside her busy career as a singer, Dr Jessica Walker devises, writes and performs new work, both solo and in collaboration. Jessica is Senior Lecturer in Artist Development at the Royal Academy of Music.