Jazz Horizons is collaborative, hands on workshop for Jazz Musicians; already working or hoping to work in Scotland, the UK and internationally.
Venue: South Block, 60-64 Osborne Street, Glasgow, G1 5QH, 9.30am to 4pm
9.30am Registration / Coffee
10am Personal Development Planning.
11am Test the promoter. Would you book you?
• Ticket sales
• Audience development
• Promoter relationships
• Negotiating fees
• Using contracts
Working in small groups understand the mind of a music promoter by testing your given ‘scenario act’ against our promoters check-list.
12pm Lunch (provided by ‘Piece’) with ‘Live Music Now’
1pm Exploring electronic press kits
• Writing copy
• Social media do’s and don’ts
• Statistics on your fan demographics
• Songs play and download options
• Quote clouds, press clippings
• Embedded video links
• List of up and coming and past shows
New Found Sound assist you create a mock EPK and explore what makes a bad one..
2.30pm Coffee Break
2.45pm Which funding and how to get a yes?
• Crowd funding
• PRS Foundation
• Creative Scotland
• Small grants from specific charities
When to crowd fund, where to look for funding, what about Creative Scotland with Fiona Pilgrim.