With so much software and hardware available it can be challenging knowing where to start. Trying to stay
“in the loop”, often leaves us stuck in a loop!
In this seminar Soma artist Simon Stokes AKA Petrichor
will approach how he uses Ableton Live and a
selection of hardware to help stimulate new ideas. Simon will be looking at some of the lesser known
features in Ableton Live
and how he uses them within his workflow.
was founded by London based producer E.M.M.A. to encourage more young women to
explore electronic music production. Producergirls provides a series of workshops on music production tips,
expert advice and an introduction to Ableton Live.
Glasgow based producer, DJ, label head and promoter Maya Medvesek aka Nightwave who runs
workshops at SWG3 has taught seasoned members of the Musicians Union and girls as young as 10 at the
European Girl Tech Fest in Brussels.
Maya will be giving an insight into a typical Producergirls session for beginners, talking about her mission to
redress the gender imbalance within the local music scene and how she approaches inspiring more girls to
take up production and DJing.
Presenting your crafted productions to your audience is now a vital process in the modern music industry so
come along for an insight into songwriting, modern music production and how to take your music to your
Building on her success so far in the UK, Rachel K Collier
and give an insight into her workflow
in going from the studio to the stage.
This is a chance to see an example of a hardworking songwriter, producer and performer at work. Rachel
has co-written with a Grammy-nominated artist Mat Zo
and had success in the UK Singles Chart with Ray
Foxx's single "Boom Boom (Heartbeat)"