Go Think Big: Making Music During Lockdown
A 4 part series covering various aspects of ‘making music’; From music production to lyric writing. This series will allow you to meet like-minded creatives whilst getting an insight into how to make music right from your bedroom, right on your phone. We want you to be immersed in all the sessions, we understand that being an artist is about perfecting your craft but it’s also about knowing what goes in and out of the studio. That is why we are encouraging you to attend all 3 sessions before the ‘Demo Experience’.
We are ending the series with ‘The Demo Experience’ where you will perform or showcase any projects you have been working on whilst using the skills you have learnt during the sessions!
What are we going to cover over the next few weeks:
- Music Production – March 10th
- Songwriting: The basics – March 17th
- Vocal training – March 27th
- The Demo Experience – March 31st
These sessions will be interactive where you will be able to share and learn with others in the group. If you don’t have any musical experience but you have always wanted to learn more than we encourage you to join!
Joining these sessions will make your CV really stand out, showing that during the pandemic (whilst possibly looking for employment) you were able to use your time wisely and further your education using your own initiative!
These sessions will be run by two musicians:
Hannah Paybarah - Hannah is a multi-talented creative with a BMus(Hons) Degree. With over 12 years of professional experience, both as a performer and music/drama facilitator, she feels very passionately about using the arts as a way of bridging social gaps by educating communities, empowering the under-represented and encouraging young people to speak out in order for their stories to be heard. As a singer/actor/musician, Hannah’s career has ranged from immersive theatre to contemporary short films, European tours, improvisational comedy, music festivals, West End fundraisers and a multitude of commercials and viral content for the likes of Google, TikTok, Adidas and HSBC, to name but a few.
Mary Otumahana – Mary Otumahana is an award-winning entrepreneur and musician. She has had the privilege of partnering with global brands, such as O2 Telefonica, Samsung, Nike, Tottenham Hotspurs and RedBull to help them reach millennial audiences. Based in Tottenham for the past 5 years, she has built a strong network that bridges the gap between the inner-city community and lifestyle brands. She is passionate about bringing young people into professional spaces and reconnecting brands with young people and music culture.
Hosts: Hannah Paybarah, Mary Otumahana
Date: March 10th 17th, 27th, 31st
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