Miami, FL (PRWEB) July 01, 2014
“Beat Camp”, a weekend seminar for aspiring recording engineers, songwriters, music producers, and music business professionals, will be presented at SAE Institute’s Miami campus from Friday, July 18 through Sunday, July 20.
“Beat Camp” is a partnership between SAE Institute and iStandard Producers, an organization that creates networking and collaboration opportunities for professional music producers. “Beat Camp” sponsors include Ableton, Monster Energy Drink, XXL Magazine, and Native Instruments.
“Attendance at 'Beat Camp' is a perfect first-step for aspiring music business professionals who want to turbocharge their careers,” says SAE Institute Miami Campus Director Marcella Holness. “The education and networking opportunities for participants will be incredible, and will allow anyone who’s serious about working in today’s music industry to make huge strides in their professional journeys.”
“Beat Camp” will feature classroom discussions on producer branding, management, A&R meeting simulations, studio techniques, networking/brand building strategies, songwriter-producer synergy, sampling, and live mixing sessions. Each seminar will be led by top industry professionals with major credits and experience, including stars such as !llmind, Infamous, StreetRunner, Gorilla Tek, Reazy Renegade, Ben Diehl, Rugah Rau, Erik Mendelson, and more.
Evening “Beat Camp” activities will include the iStandard Producer Showcase, Celebrity Beat Cyphers, a Beat Critique Session, and Impromptu Beat Battles. There will also be vendor demos, raffles, and other special events throughout the weekend.
“To me, ‘Beat Camp' is music business boot camp,” says iStandard co-founder J. Hatch. “The pros who are participating in the seminars inject real life, first-hand experience into the discussion, and let attendees know that being a working music professional isn’t just about beats and grooves – it’s a business. By the time ‘Beat Camp’ is over, every attendee in the house will know exactly what he or she needs to do to take their career to the next level.”
iStandard Beat Camp will be held at SAE Institute’s Miami campus, located at 16051 West Dixie Highway, Suite 200 in North Miami Beach. The two-day event will begin on Friday, July 18 and run through Sunday, July 20. For more information or to register, visit the Beat Camp Miami website or contact SAE Institute Miami at 305-944-7494.