MMF Aotearoa Back to Basics Seminar Returns

February 25th 2021
The Music Managers Forum Aotearoa with support from Recorded Music New Zealand is proud to present the return of the annual Back to Basics seminar in Christchurch on Tuesday 23 March.

Aimed at all who are new to artist management including self-managed artists, this seminar explores the fundamentals and inner workings of the music industry. Topics will cover; contracts – band, manager, live etc, setting up a management business and the business of a band, information on APRA AMCOS, Recorded Music NZ’s Direct to Artist Scheme, funding, the differences between marketing and promotion, essential music industry agencies, income and royalties, duty of care and artist management in general. 

Two experienced music industry professionals will be presenting and sharing their indispensable knowledge and answering questions from attendees.  

Lorraine Barry
Manager: Sir Dave Dobbyn, Tom Scott, Team Dynamite, Aaradhna, VGB

Teresa Patterson 
Music Managers Forum Aotearoa Chairperson

Back to Basics Seminar – Christchurch
When:           Tuesday 23 March 2021
Time:             6.00pm – 7.30pm
Venue:           Spark Place, Tūranga Library
                      60 Cathedral Square, Christchurch
MMF members free. Non-members $10.00
To RSVP for your place or for more information on joining the MMF Aotearoa contact or visit

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