Routes Into Live Music
Over the 6 week programme, participants will develop an understanding of what is needed to become an active professional within the music and audio industries. This will help provide the knowledge and confidence to work in the business, whilst encouraging each individual to develop a progressive approach to the music industry, collaborate with like-minded young people and explore all career paths available to them.
Trowbridge Town Hall will host ‘Routes Into Live Music’, 6 weekly interactive workshops run by successful professionals within the music business. Including sessions by record label owners, festival bosses, DIY musicians, promoters, studio engineers, band managers, TV/film music supervisors and top tips on mixing and mastering records from home.
Guest speakers will include:
Matt Biffa – (renowned music supervisor on Harry Potter films, I May Destroy You and many more)
Laura Kidd – (She Makes War/Penfriend, DIY musician on mixing, mastering and promotion)
Jack Clothier – (Alcopop Records, record label management, record production)
Phil Cooper – (local songwriter specialising in social media analytics and marketing)
Fiona Riches – (studio engineer and live events engineer at Thekla, Bristol)
Joe Heap – (festival organizer of Towersey and Sidmouth Folk Festivals)
Helen Lister – (how to run your own independent record shop/venue, Rough Trade)
Kieran Moore – (Sheer Music, all aspects of sound/lights/running and promoting your own gigs)