Seattle - GRAMMY Pro Songwriter's Summit


Apr 30 2017 - 1:00pm - 8:00pm PDT

The Recording Academy Pacific Northwest Chapter presents

GRAMMY Pro Songwriter's Summit
Sunday, April 30, 2017

at MoPOP 
325 5th Ave. N. Seattle, WA 

1 - 8 p.m.

Featuring a very special interview and performance from legendary songwriter Robyn Hitchcock!

Hosted by Singer, Songwriter and Producer, SASSYBLACK!
Schedule: (times and participants are subject to change)

JBL Theater 1 - 4:30 p.m. 
Song & Vision: Songwriting for Visual Media w/
Daniel Pak (Kore Ionz)
Sarah Shannon (The Not-Its)
Astra Elane (The Gods Themselves)
Andrew Joslyn 
20 Questions with SoundExchange w/
Wade Metzler (Artist & Industry Relations, SoundExchange) 
moderated by Portia Sabin (Kill Rock Stars, The Future of What)
KickStart Your Art: Crowd-funding your project direct to fans w/
Tomo Nakayama 
Naomi Wachira
Tyler Edwards
Amber Sweeney
Artist Spotlight: Interview and performance with ParisAlexa
Moderated by SassyBlack
​GRAMMY PRO Members Lounge  4:30 - 6 p.m.

Open to current Voting and Associate members. Complimentary food and drink will be provided.
Pro Sessions moderated by Author, Charles R. Cross:

Alternative Streams: Song licensing discussion w/ Jen Czeisler, Rogue Octopus
Balancing Act: Art & Commerce discussion w/ songwriter's Pete Droge and Ian Moore

Learning Labs: Exploring Our Relationship with Music Workshop 4:30 - 6 pm

Join AIGA Design+Music Chair Lawrence Azerrad and AIGA Seattle President Brendan Shanley for a presentation and workshop that will explore how design can increase the value of music at each point in our daily lives.  

SkyChurch  6 - 8 p.m. 

Up Close and Personal with 2017 GRAMMY Award winner Kalani Pe'a 
Moderated by SassyBlack
Keynote Interview and performance with legendary songwriter Robyn Hitchcock
Moderated by Portia Sabin (Kill Rock Stars, The Future of What)

Free for Recording Academy Members 
RSVP's are now open HERE

$25 for non-members & guests
Tickets can be purchased HERE

Space is limited, RSVP today to secure your spot. 



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Benefits of Membership

The Recording Academy is the preeminent organization for musicians, producers, engineers and other music professionals. Our mission is to advance artistic and technical excellence, work to ensure a vital and free creative environment, and act as an advocate on behalf of music and its makers.

Our members have access to live events all around the country, as well as 24/7 access to the GRAMMY Pro library of video and editorial content, which explores the industry and craft of music.

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