Sunday 21.7.19. 1.30-3.30pm (free event).
The Festival Forum is being hosted by Music:Leeds @The Wardrobe , St Peter’s Square Leeds LS9 8AG. This will be a chance for fans, musicians, producers, promoters and festival directors to share experiences with like-minded souls.
We’ll have some guests from the visiting festival bands including rising star trumpet player Laura Jurd, Leeds based improv. guitarist Chris Sharkey as well as York jazz promoter Harkirit Bopari and Sam ‘Whiskas’ Nicholls from Music:Leeds.
@The Wardrobe , St Peter’s Square Leeds LS9 8AG
Featuring guests including:
Laura Jurd (Dinosaur)
Lesley Jackson (Jazz North)
Chris Sharkey (Roller Trio, trioVD, Acoustic Ladyland)
Harkirit Boparai (York / Crescent Community Venue)
Will Lakin (Tight Lines)
Oli Bentley (Split Design)
Maya Kelly (artist)
Scott Lewis (Come Play With Me)
Panels will discuss
– Funding & Artist Development Opportunities
– Marketing & Building an Audience
Entry is free, and complimentary refreshments will be provided.
RSVP for info on speakers, times and more as it’s announced
Come and join in!
This event is part of Music:Leeds Launchpad series of music industry development events, providing opportunities and signposting for emerging artists in the region. Launchpad is funded using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England, PRS Foundation and supported by Leeds City Council and Leeds 2023.