Wide Days, PRS Foundation, Creative Scotland and the SMIA present…
NAVIGATE THE TALENT PIPELINE
Scottish Music Centre , Glasgow
An evening of informative workshops and advice sessions from music industry experts ensuring artists, bands and their teams take advantage of career progression opportunities, from Wide Days to SXSW via the UK’s most pioneering funding scheme, Momentum.
Registration from 5pm; workshops run from 5.30pm
SHOWCASING AT WIDE DAYS
Wide Days is Scotland’s music convention, attracting industry delegates and bookers from across the world to Edinburgh in April while showcasing the 6 most exciting emerging artists and bands from Scotland every year.
Attend this workshop to find out how you can apply to be considered, and how you can make the most of the event which has provided a vital platform to artist such as Be Charlotte, Kathryn Joseph, C. Duncan, LUCIA and The Ninth Wave.
Who should attend?
Emerging artists and bands / Artist Managers / Independent Record Labels / Future Industry Professionals
Times: 6.45-7.45pm (panel)
7.45-8.30pm (one-to-ones available for those not attending the SXSW workshop)
PRS Foundation’s Momentum Music Fund – run in partnership with Creative Scotland, PPL, Spotify and others – offers grants of up to £15,000 to artists and bands who are at a crucial career tipping point, funding projects which will have a significant career impact (e.g. recording, releases, marketing and touring). Launched at Wide Days 2018, the new partnership has supported 6 artists in Scotland already and we are keen to attract more applications to our next deadline of January 28th.
This workshop will feature funding partners, expert panel advisors and artists to ensure you know all about this major opportunity and have expert advice to make sure you apply at the right time, for the right thing with the strongest application possible.
Who should attend?
Artists and their team members (e.g. managers, agents, record labels) who have reached or are close to a career tipping point who require practical advice from Momentum experts and case study grantees ahead of the next deadline.
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