NSW - Starting Ground Northern Rivers

You're invited to Starting Ground, a FREE two-day workshop for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander songwriters and musicians. All skill-levels welcome. Spread the word, bring a friend!

19-20 September, 9am-5pm

SAE Creative Media Institute - Byron Bay

TO REGISTER: Donna Woods (07) 3250 1611 or Michael Hutchings (02) 9935 7874 / atsi@apra.com.au 

Whether you are just beginning to write songs or already playing gigs, you are encouraged to join your fellow music makers from the Northern Rivers region (and beyond) to learn more about songwriting, production, collaboration and how to connect with the music industry.

APRA AMCOS and SAE Byron Bay are coordinating the event, in partnership with Create NSW.

Starting Ground will explore many facets of being a musician:

  • Songwriting
  • Music production
  • Artist management
  • Booking gigs/performing
  • Touring
  • Copyright
  • Marketing and promotion

Learn from APRA AMCOS members:

And industry guest mentors:

  • Alethea Beetson, First Nations Producer at BIGSOUND, Artistic Director of Digi Youth Arts, First Nations Producer of Horizon Festival
  • Nick Price, Publicist, SCG Music Group
  • Yanto Browning, Producer, Engineer, Musician, Airlock Studios

APRA AMCOS Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander National Representative Donna Woods will be onground to facilitate the sessions. 

Event Info

19 Sep 2019 - 20 Sep 2019



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