APPLICATIONS DUE BY JANUARY 30TH, 2019!
Mission:The Main IDEA Music Program Trains and empowers youth to work professionally in the music industry.
Who Should Apply?:Youth musicians ages 13 -17, residing in Worcester County, MA.
Main IDEA Music Students will Learn...1. Performance2. Songwriting3. Recording4. Marketing5. Management
Goal:In completion of this program, participants will have gained the knowledge and tools necessary to confidently and successfully pursue their career in the music industry as musicians, performers, managers, producers, etc.
Students will be given the tools to:- Book their own gigs- Perform live- Market themselves professionally- Manage their music- Write and record original songs
We will accomplish this by…- Guest speakers/panelists- Field trips to studios/shows- Classroom-setting learning- Weekly Assignments- Hands-on training and practicum
What Main IDEA Expects from Students: - A willingness to work hard and be challenged- Commitment to entirety of program (Feb - May)- Punctuality and Attendance - 100% Participation
Schedule:- February - June 2019- Twice/Month, 2 hour Masterclasses- 10 Masterclasses Total- Concerts on Tuesdays and Saturday's throughout the semester (see section 6)
Cost of Program: $120/month- $600/Semester - 20 hours/Semester = average of $30/hour