Getting Heard in the UK Seminars

May 18th 2010
The NZ Music Commission and the NZ Music Managers Forum have joined forces for the official NZ Music Month Seminars. Starting in Dunedin on Wednesday May 26th, and stopping over in Wellington and CHARTFEST in Christchurch, the seminar series culminates on Saturday 29th May in Auckland for the inaugural one day Seminar Summit to be held at the magnificent Auckland Museum.

Entry to these events is free and open to the public.  To book you seat, please email Lorraine Owen from the MMF - with the following details:

  • Your name
  • Which city you would like to attend in
  • If booking for Auckland, please state which - or all - the sessions you would like to attend.

WEDNESDAY MAY 26th - Dunedin

Venue:    NZMiC Albany Street Studios - note new venue
Time:      6pm - 8pm
Topic:      'How to Get Heard in the UK'
Speaker:  Flash Taylor, A&R Manager, Sony ATV - UK

THURSDAY MAY 27th - Wellington

Venue:      Holiday Inn, 75 Featherstone Street
Time:        6pm - 8pm
Topic:       ‘How to Get Heard in the UK'
Speakers: Flash Taylor, A&R Manager, Sony ATV - UK
               Ande McPherson, ex Head of XFM UK, GM of George FM

FRIDAY MAY 28TH - Christchurch

Venue:      CHARTFEST , Christchurch Town Hall , Cambridge Room
Time:        5.15pm - 6.15pm
Topic:        ‘How to Get Heard in the UK'
Speakers:  Flash Taylor, A&R Manager, Sony ATV - UK
                Ande McPherson, ex Head of XFM UK, GM of George FM

SATURDAY MAY 29TH - Auckland


'Getting Heard in the UK' will be part of the full day programme, with that session scheduled for

The inaugural one day Music Month Summit is a rare opportunity for bands, managers, self managed artists or anyone with an interest in music, to attend a series of seminars where they can meet and interact with industry leaders from all areas of the Music Industry.  With experienced executives from record companies, music festivals, radio, television and publishers teamed with prestigious songwriters and international guests, this seminar series is an essential date on your Music Month calendar if you are serious about your music career.

Venue: Auckland Museum, Domain Drive, Parnell

Time: 10.00am to 5.00pm

For the full Auckland Summit Programme, click here.

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