The people who make it to the top – whether they’re musicians, or great chefs, or corporate honchos – are addicted to their calling…the ones who’d be doing whatever it is they love, even if they weren’t being paid.” - Quincy Jones
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“The people who make it to the top – whether they’re musicians, or great chefs, or corporate honchos – are addicted to their calling…the ones who’d be doing whatever it is they love, even if they weren’t being paid.” - Quincy Jones

What kind of creature is behind that great artist, band, legend? A kick-ass manager, tech, engineer, publicist, label owner, presenter, blogger, film-maker or promoter who appreciates, respects and understands the journey, and is prepared to throw themselves into it – wholeheartedly. Whether you’re a musician or a music-lover, meet up with a montage of talented folk who didn’t ever expect to be in this line of work. Kia kaha!

Your Career Path

How to fast-forward the journey from busker to packed stadiums? We ain’t gonna lie, there’s no quick fix or one quick road. But there are some things to put in place so you don’t make too many mighty blunders along the way. Hear from experts who have guided professional musicians to a solid place within the industry, and can help you plot your 5-year musical trip.

Sync Sesh

Short for synchronisation, this workshop covers writing music for movies, TV, commercials, gaming, web series, and touches on making music videos. Sounds dreamy, huh!? But how do you make it happen? Meet up with industry professionals and discover insights into this elusive, but well paying sector.

Step Up – You’re a Pro!

You can already write the songs, you even have some recorded, now what? Let experts guide you through getting your music out there and taking your place as a professional musician. What are playlists, what is curation and how is it so important for your musical career?  Splendid info abounds also for those keen to manage artists.

 

Speed Networking

8 minutes with each tutor on high rotate! Ask those all-important questions about contracts, publishing, videos, touring, funding, licensing, events to the people who have the answers.