Join us for Class 1 of this essential music business class, on-campus or online. Enroll in the full 8-wk class, offered on-campus or online or just enjoy Class 1 as our Guest.
This 8-week, hands-on class teaches the fundamental nuts and bolts of the music business from someone working actively in it and helps students understand the mindset and focus of those innovators and entrepreneurs making a serious impact in today’s marketplace. The class will teach a way of examining the modern music industry landscape that is forward-thinking, real-world, real-time, relevant, and vital.
Class culminates in group Artist Case Study presentations, where class teams put to use the concepts, principles, and tasks of the class each week to generate detailed rollout plans for an artist. Groups present these proposals to the artists themselves on the final class. Led by instructor Gaelen Whittemore, publishing/licensing for Ne-Yo's Compound Entertainment, class is offered on-campus and online.
Online format: class broadcasts in real time, Wednesday nights just after 8pm Pacific. The video archive posts 24 hrs later at a password protected site, along with all class materials. Online students have the option to participate in group projects. Online students can present to the instructor for feedback and guidance in the final week.
We are offering a SUMMER INTENSIVE VERSION of THE ROOTS -- the same 10 meeting curriculum but over 2 weeks, Monday-Friday 12-3pm, instead of weekly for 10 weeks. The Summer Intensive runs M-F 7/23-8/3. We... View full details
This popular class returns SUMMER 2018! This 8-week, hands-on class teaches you how the music business moves right now, from someone working actively in it, and helps you understand the mindset, techniques, and strategies of innovative artists and entrepreneurs... View full details
Classes for young artists of all experience levels, ages 13-18, in songwriting, vocal performance, music production, artist development, instruments, and more. Full class line-up, instructors, schedules, and tuition to be announced for the Fall. To be... View full details