Music Business Summit: Music Publishing

Sep
17
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Location
The Uptown Nightclub
1928 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94612
United States
Time
Sep 17, 2019 - 6:30 pm
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Music Business Summit programs provide professional development resources for music creators, presented by leading professionals in the field. Performers, songwriters, producers, engineers, and music makers will learn from experts how to make more money making music.

Hosted at The Uptown by the Recording Academy™ San Francisco Chapter, this Music Business Summit will explore the business of music publishing. Michael Prommer of Defend Music Publishing and Tiffany Wilson of Text Me Records will explore the value that publishers bring to a song catalog and how songs generate revenue and opportunities for artists and songwriters.

Defend Music provides worldwide rights management and creative services to a roster of visionary songwriters and catalog owners. Text Me Records is a publisher, label, and production company based out of Different Fur Studios in San Francisco.

RSVP Required. Free for Members (RSVP above); $25 for non-member guests Member guests may purchase a ticket here: http://seetickets.us/mbsmp

AGE 21+

6:30 p.m. – Doors

7:00 p.m. – Presentation

8:30 p.m. – After Party Mixer + CHELLE! and Friends show

About Michael Prommer:

Michael is the President/Founder of Defend Music Publishing. Hailing from Munich, Germany, At a young age Michael learned the ins and outs of the business of a DJ, producer and remixer while touring Germany with his brother, DJ Christian Prommer. Michael went on to study at UC Berkeley, earning a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. After a stint as Management Consultant with Bain & Company advising Fortune 500 companies on operations and leveraged buyouts, Michael became a partner in the electronic music website xlr8r.com in 1999. In 2004, Michael founded Defend Music with the goal to provide clients with the best creative and business services. Michael and Defend’s first signing was Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, followed by The Budos Band, Menahan Street Band and Charles Bradley, kicking off the retro soul revival that continues to this day.

 

Sep
18
Past
Membership
Location
Benaroya Hall (Norcliffe Founders Room)
200 University St
Seattle, WA 98101
United States
Time
Sep 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
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Sep 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
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Sep 18, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
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Join the Pacific Northwest Chapter Board for a Seattle Member Mix! Enjoy networking with fellow Recording Academy members and talk with your elected leaders about Academy news and your member benefits. We will hear comments from our special guests, Harvey Mason, Jr., the newly-elected Chair of the Recording Academy Board of Trustees, Neil Crilly, Senior Regional Director, West Region, and Dave Gross, PNW Chapter Board President.

Complimentary hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be served. 

Members are invited to bring music creator colleagues who are interested in joining the Recording Academy. RSVP for both members and guests are required.