We had a blast over Winter Break celebrating the Power of Music with “Music is Magic” a week full of workshops, such as a beatboxing workshop with 2015 champ Kaila Mullady, production workshops with guest artist Carcoda, a songwriting and composition workshop, guitar lessons, voice lessons and a hip hop literacy class.
The week culminated in a star studded panel of music business professionals – Juliet Lerman, Westward Management Rachel Alina, Mixing Engineer, Mona Kayhan, Found Sound Nation, Zoila Darton – Marketing Director and A & R Mayimba Music, Emilie Friedlander – editor -Thump.com Shana Fried Music Lawyer and Label Owner, Sabine Blaizin – DJ and Lakay Se Lakay Project Founder, Fadia Kader Director of Music Partnership Twitter, Dani DiCiaccio Pond5 Music Licensing and Katrina B DJ and Producer of the Nessa show on HOT 97 all joined us for a discussion panel on how to make money and career paths in the Music Industry.
DJ and educator Zephyr Doles then moderated a discussion on the significance of Beyonce´ s Formation video and Super Bowl show. We also had a performance from our rap supergroup “The Fabulous Four” formed during the week’s workshops and we topped it off with a dance party DJ’d by Katrina B!
Music Biz Power Panel!
What does it all mean? "Getting into ‘Formation’: Beyoncé, Women of Color, and Visibility in the Media.” presented by Zephyr Doles
Katrina B from HOT 97 on the ones and twos got us on our dancing feet!
One Direction better take a seat – here comes latest girl rap supergroup “The Fabulous Four” with their hit “Friends and Fam”!