NETMCDO — CELEBRATING 25 YEARS!
Note: Each day will also examine the "State of the Field" in various ways, in addition to the Art & Money theme.
Come and explore innovative approaches for helping musicians make peace with their relationship to art and money, so they can build rewarding and sustainable careers.
We will start promptly at 9:00 am and go until 5:00 pm.
We will discuss the many aspects of music career services issues in panel discussions, small breakout groups, and large group discussions. These sessions will address the issues that matter most to YOU -- so bring your ideas, questions, and concerns to share and explore.
Check-in open at 8:15 a.m.
Coffee, tea, and continental breakfast available at 8:30 a.m.
|9:00–10:00 a.m.||Introductions, Meet the Room, State of the Field
|9:45–10:30||Building on last year’s manifesto.
|10:45-11:45||Universal Action List
|12:00–1:00 p.m.||Lunch - Provided
A delicious lunch (included in cost of registration) — connect with both new and “old” friends and discuss topics started in the morning sessions.
|1:00–1:50||Classroom visit: Inventing new ways to monetize music
Students from Manhattan School of Music will join this discussion and interactive exercise in small groups, learning side by side.
|2:00–3:15||Top Research Findings on Music Careers and Entrepreneurial Paths|
|3:30–4:45||Panel Discussion: Guest Musician Entrepreneur Panelists
|4:45–5:00||Recap and Instructions for Thursday.
Note: Many conference participants go out to eat together after the first day, please consider joining us!
We will start promptly at 9:00 am and go until 5:15 pm.
|9:00–9:30 am||Idea Marketplace
|9:30–10:45||Panel Discussion: Can We Teach Artistry?|
|11:00–12:00||Minding the Gap: Institutional leadership and your work. Bridging the distance between.
With help from Jim Undercofler, currently Professor of Arts Administration at Drexel University, former Dean of the Eastman School of Music. Blog: http://www.artsjournal.com/state/
Lunch at nearby restaurants (on your own).
|1:30–2:00||Open Space introduction and session nominations.
Overarching question: How do we help musicians succeed with both art and money?
|2:00–3:00||Open Space sessions #1|
|3:15–4:15||Open Space sessions #2|
|4:15–5:15||Wrap-up and "Talking Stick" Closing Ceremony
All details and forms are on the Registration Page.