The Best Songwriting and Music Biz Seminar of 2011 is coming up and Nashville.com is giving away 4 scholarships. Join host Marla Sitten and and Daisy Dern with “Smokin’ Hit songwriters” Dave Gibson, Chris Wallin and Ira Dean for a fall songwriting seminar/retreat at Jim Oliver’s Smoke House in beautiful Monteagle, Tennessee November 11th-13th, 2011. The world famous Smoke House has become a muse for the songwriting community. Dozens of hit songwriters have performed and written in private retreats at The Smoke House. Come experience the magic for yourself at Jim Oliver’s Smoke House!
Learn songwriting tips from these pros who have written the hit songs “Ships That Don’t Come In” (Joe Diffie), “Hate Me If You Want to, Love Me If You Can” (Toby Keith), “Pour Me” (Trick Pony), “Don’t Blink (Kenny Chesney) and many more. Relax at Jim Oliver’s Smokehouse Restaurant, Lodge & Trading Post for a weekend with some of the best songwriters in the business as they share their stories, insights, wisdom, experiences and practical advice about songwriting.
For your chance to attend this amazing seminar just send an email to email@example.com The first 4 lucky songwriters will win! Each Scholarship has a $150.00 value (does not include food and lodging).
What the Seminar Includes
Songwriting Contest #1: A Special Friday night open mic featuring original song performances by the first 30 participants to sign-up for the seminar. Songs will be judged by a panel and the winner will receive a one hour writing session with Hit songwriter, Dave Gibson!
Songwriting Contest #2: Participants 31-100 who sign up for the seminar can submit a recorded demo to be judged by a panel. The winner will receive a one hour writing session with Hit songwriter, Dave Gibson!
Saturday Songwriting Seminar from 11am-2pm, followed by a Q & A session. Relationship Building from 2:30pm-5:00pm, BRING YOUR BUSINESS CARDS! The day wraps up with an in-the-round performance by Dave Gibson, Chris Wall, and Ira Dean from 7:30pm-10:30pm.
Sunday from 11am-2pm will be Career Advice, Publicity/Promotion and Networking 101 Clinic with industry media and public relations pro, Marla Sitten, and Savannah Music Group publisher and former Mercury recording artist, Daisy Dern.
There are only a few spots left so register today! For more information click here.