The Y’heard Me? Music Business Summit will take place on Saturday, September 12th, from 12 PM to 3 PM at The Ellis Marsalis Center (1901 Bartholomew St, New Orleans, LA)
The Summit is a free experiential learning opportunity for New Orleans musicians to learn more about the music business from local industry professionals.
Attendees will participate in a circuit of small-group discussions with mentors.
Topics that will be covered include:
- Copyright and Intellectual Property Law
- Artist Marketing / Brand Management
- Fan Engagement/Internet Marketing
- Small Business Development
- Local Musician Resources
- Recording Process
- Mixing and Editing
This event is part of a joint initiative between The Google Community Leaders Program, The Ellis Marsalis Center, Good Work Network, McCranie Sistrunk Anzelmo Hardy McDaniel & Welch, The Recording Academy™ Memphis Chapter, MACCNO, The Backbeat Foundation, The City of New Orleans Office of Cultural Economy, Guitar Center: GC Pro, the Loyola Music Industry Studies Program and the Tipitina's Foundation.