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27th Annual Underwood New Music Readings: Career Development Workshop

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Frederick Loewe Theater

35 West 4th Street

New York, NY 10012

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Join the composers from ACO's Underwood New Music Readings for a day of workshops Friday June 22, 2018 exploring the business and realities of being a professional composer. These invaluable talks, led by leaders in the industry, present topics ranging from copyright and commission agreements to music preparation, from promotion to fundraising.

Program:

Be Prepared: Introduction to professional score and parts production

Bill Holab, Principl (Bill Holab Music)

Bang on a Can: A Case Study on Entrepreneurship

Moderator: Frank J. Oteri, Composer Advocate (New Music USA)

Panelists: Tim Thomas, Michael Gordon and David Lang (Bang on a Can)
Astrid Baumgardner, President (Astrid Baumgardner Coaching + Training)

Everything You Wanted to Know About Copyright

James Kendrick, Esq., Partner (Alter and Kendrick)

Getting Your Music Programmed

Moderator: Ed Yim, President (American Composers Orchestra)

Panelists: Kathy Schuman, Vice President, Artistic Programming and Executive Producer (Caramoor); Beth Helgeson, Director of Artistic Planning and Administration (Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center); and Isaac Thompson, Vice President, Artistic Planning (New York Philharmonic)

The workshops are a practical guide for any composer wishing to gain a better understanding of these critical aspects to success as a composer today. Previously only available to participants in the Readings, ACO has made a limited number of spaces available to other composers.

Participants may also wish to attend ACO's Underwood New Music Readings Open Rehearsal on Thursday, June 21 at 10:30am or the Recorded Readings Session on Friday, June 22 at 7:30pm. Tickets and Reservations Required. More info is available at: www.americancomposers.org

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