The Washington Area Music Association (WAMA) will present a workshop about music conferences on Saturday, April 25, 2009, from 1 – 4 pm at Levine School of Music, Kunen Theater, 2801 Upton Street NW, Washington, DC 20008. DC Cabaret Network members receive a discounted price. For more information, visit WAMA’s workshops web page.
$15 WAMA members, $20 SAW/BSA/NARAS/DC Cabaret Network members, $30 non-members
* Michael Jaworek, Talent Buyer for the Birchmere
* Tom Carrico, Studio One Artists Management, former manager for Mary Chapin Carpenter
* Jim Thorpe, Dewey Beach Conference Panel Coordinator/Talent Scout
* Siobhán Quinn, Musician & Workshop Presenter
From the WAMA web site:
“Music Conferences can be incredibly helpful to a musician’s career and a lot of fun, but they can also be overwhelming. Come and learn: what Music Conferences can do for you, how to best prepare before you go, what presenters are looking for, and what networking tools to use while you’re there. Whether you’ve never attended a Music Conference before or you have, but been lost in the crowd, you will gain some valuable insights at this panel workshop.”