If you are (or know someone who is) a singer, songwriter, DJ, musician, promoter, Music Director, Events Manager, Promoter, Worship leader, Pastor and want to improve your music or the music in your church then check out the Gospel Summit, which will be held at The Drum, Aston, Birmingham on 13th and 14th June. What will be happening? Well:
Friday 13th, 12pm until 4pm – Free Business luncheon for Pastors and Music Leaders to discuss the future of British Gospel Music including setting up of an official Gospel Circuit, accessing songs for worship services written by UK Gospel songwriters. Register by calling 020 3086 8348 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday 13th, 7.30pm, Tickets £8 – JUMP Music Video Awards. Be part of the first ever Awards in the UK celebrating those in front and behind camera of gospel music videos. http://www.jumprelease.com/ (Event will be broadcasted live on OHTV).
Saturday 14th, 9.00am – 4pm (Workshops) & 7pm til 10pm (Showcase).Tickets £25 for the day. Workshops include: +Business Ready – how to set up and run your artist-owned label
+Rights Ready – how to copyright and publish your music.
+Charts Ready How to get your music into the Christian and Gospel Music charts
+Marketing Ready – How to get yourself out there
+Music Video Workshop: How to make a quality Music video for Less
+Choir & Vocal Workshop: with tips for Choir Directing
+Songwriters Workshop: Improving your craft
+Live Sound Production Workshop Making your live concert sound good
+Panel Q&A about Gospel music in Europe, Official UK Gospel circuit, UK Radio, Education and more.
KnowShowcase concert 7pm until 10pm (Audience only tickets are £8) featuring Reggae artist Watchman launches his new album, with Special Guests Jnr Robinson, Ricardo Williams, Town Hall Choir, Millicent Stephenson, Natty Josiah, Isabella Melodies, Natalie Phillips and more! By the way new acts can sign up for a chance to perform in the Showcase before an audience including booking agents, promoters, managers, media contacts!
Hope to see you there!