Music Expo Nashville Schedule is here!

It's time to plan your day at Music Expo Nashville. The schedule is now posted! Start your day learning how to break into the Music Business and end with our prizes and giveaways, where you'll have the chance to walk away with over $5,000 of free gear, software, and swag!


REGISTRATION: Registration opens at 9:30am and is open until 6:00pm
GEAR EXPO: Exhibition is open during the entire event from 10:00am to 6:00pm. 
FOOD & DRINKS: Food and Drinks vendor will be available from 11:30am to 4:00pm. 

Classroom 1 - Songwriting & Business Panels

9:50 AM – 10:00 AMWelcome & What to Expect - Loïc Maestracci
10:00 AM – 10:45 AMBreaking Into The Music Business and the Recorded Industry and Staying There - Zach Allen, Sherod Robertson
11:00 AM – 11:45 AMBrand Your Band to Get More Fans - Brian Bauer, Logan Crowell, Shawn Jump (Icon for Hire), Ariel Bloomer (Icon for Hire), Vian Izak
12:00 PM – 1:00 PMThe Changing Business & Craft of Nashville Songwriting Presented by Song Assembly - Steve Leslie, Bonnie Baker, Keith Stegall, Mark Nesler, Mark Irwin, Stephony Smith
1:30 PM – 2:15 PMThe producer in the writing room: the new evolution in Nashville and the challenges of being a producer/writer - SE Berrios, Tony Esterley, Dave Pittenger, Daniel Tashian, Femke Weidema
2:30 PM – 3:15 PMThe Music Producers’ Guide to Achieving Your Project Vision - Matt Leigh, Hannah Duff
5:00 PM – 5:45 PMKeynote: F. Reid Shippen
5:45 PM – 6:00 PMWrap up: Prizes and Giveaways - Loïc Maestracci

Classroom 2 - Production Masterclasses

10:00 AM – 11:45 AMSteinberg Clinic
11:00 AM – 11:45 AMMixing Masterclass: Making Your Mix Standout - Robert Venable
12:00 PM – 12:45 PMThe Singers Ultimate Challenge: Developing Your Vocal Identity - Jonell Polansky
1:30 PM – 2:15 PMMusic Creation in Pro Tools - Greg “Stryke” Chin
2:30 PM – 3:15 PMMaking The Most With Minimal Gear - Hayley McLean
4:00 PM – 4:45 PMMastering Audio: From Recording Studio to Pressing Plant - Pete Lyman, F. Reid Shippen

Classroom 3 - Music Promotion and Artist Development Discussions

11:00 AM – 11:45 AMWomen In The Music Industry - Gail Davies
12:00 PM – 12:45 PMBehind the Scenes of the Proof In Music Video Series - Jessica Lenton, Lauren Evans, Mackenzie Spear, Raelynn Janicke
1:30 PM – 2:15 PMThe Skill of Wonder - Jordan Brooke Hamlin
2:30 PM – 3:15 PMArtist Development From Start To Finish - Femke Weidema

In-Studio Sessions

11:00 AM – 12:00 PMHuge Drums, Tiny Room - Matt Leigh, Dan Closser
2:30 PM – 3:30 PMThe Craft of Writing a Country Song: How To Tell a Story with Words & Music - Presented by Song Assembly - Steve Leslie

Book Signing

12:00 PM – 1:00 PMBook signing with Gail Davies


Music Expo Nashville takes place on September 22nd. Tickets are still available. Get yours here!

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