13th Panarts Song Writing Convention
Fri 3rd Starts 15.00 with PRS for Music Dropin – Ends 21.00
Sat 4th Starts 10.30am – Ends 20.00
All Sessions in Pretoria Room, Academy Conference Centre
2nd Floor, Clayton Hotel Belfast (except Dropins)
Friday 3rd March
15.00-17.00 PRS for Music Dropin
Stuart Fleming in Academy Conference Centre Welcome Area, 2nd Floor
17.00-18.00 Poets as Prophets – Leading the Way to Great Lyrics
James Elliot (USA), Chair of Songwriting, Belmont University Nashville
18.30-19.30 Funding...Whats Out There?
Colin Magee Panarts, Stuart Fleming PRS for Music, Declan Legge
Help Musicians NI
20.00-21.00 Kickstarting Your Co-write; Stop Getting In Your Own Way!
Drew Ramsey (USA), 2 Time Grammy winner & Belmont University Nashville
Saturday 4th March
10.30-12Noon IMRO Dropin,
Keith Johnson, IMRO, Academy Conference Centre Welcome Area
10.30-11.30 Audio Techniques for Music and Video
Kelly Ford (USA), Belmont University Nashville
12.30-13.30 So Why Write Songs?
Darrell Scott (USA)
13.40-14.30 Can Music Make You Sick?
Christine Brown, Help Musicians NI
14.45-15.45 Music Industry and Media Panel
PR Arts Council NI, Keith Johnson IMRO, Tina Calder Excalibur Press
16.00-17.00 To Publish or Not To Publish...A Case Study
Wendy Jack Music
17.30-18.30 Playing the Press Game...How to Win at Online and Offline PR
Tina Calder, Journalist/Owner Excalibur Press
19.00-20.00 Real Vs Not Real
Mac McAnally (USA) Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Member