News : FACE THE MUSIC 09 - The Musician's Conference Announced!
Posted on Monday, September 07 @ 07:29:11 EST by admin
thepush writes "The Push is proud to announce that Melbourne's new annual music industry conference FACE THE MUSIC returns for its sophomore year - Saturday 31 October, 2009 at the Arts Centre.
FACE THE MUSIC 09 will provide musicians and music industry professionals with a range of career development and networking opportunities in a full day of interactive panel discussions, keynote presentations, one-on-one artist development interviews and practical workshops.
This non-profit event is made possible by the contribution of a host of music industry people, including high profile artists, booking agents, publishers, record label directors, music lawyers, publicists and artist managers who are generously sharing their time and experience.
Workshop sessions will explore issues including songwriting, self-management, audience development, publishing, touring, release management and recording.
"FACE THE MUSIC provides affordable music industry information, advice and insider knowledge to people of all ages," says FACE THE MUSIC Project Manager Andrew Kitchen.
"FACE THE MUSIC provides essential tools and skills to musicians and industry workers to give them the edge."
"By attending and completing assessment sheets you can also get free accreditation towards a nationally recognised Certificate 3 or 4 music industry qualification and access further free accredited training through NMIT," he says.
FACE THE MUSIC 09 is supported by Victoria Rocks, the Arts Centre, APRA and AIR.
Saturday 31 October, 2009
the Arts Centre, 100 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne
11am - 5pm
Tickets $20 including booking fee from www.thepush.com.au
TICKETS STRICTLY LIMITED!
On Sale Friday 11 September
All-ages, drug, alcohol and smoke-free event
Stay tuned to www.thepush.com.au for program updates"