Make Music Detroit 2017 At Dime

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Make Music Detroit 2017 At Dime
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Make Music Detroit at DIME
june 21, first day of summer
free | all ages | 10am - 8pm

10am – 1pm: Open Door Drop-In at DIME
2pm - 5:30pm: Student Performances
6pm - 8pm: Discussion Panel Workshop w/ Industry Pro Speakers
(Mahogany Jones, Melvin Davis, Audra Kubat, Anthony Retka, Drew Schultz)

Open Door Drop In: 10am - 1pm:
DIME instructor and songwriter/producer/drummer/percussionist, Drew Schultz, will be welcoming drop-ins at DIME’s Acoustic Space. Guests are encouraged to bring demo recordings of their material for feedback, and chat about songwriting, performance, and careers in the music industry. Drew has had a varied career working with artists and institutions such as Motown Records, Aretha Franklin, Maurice White of Earth, Wind & Fire, Temptations, Four Tops, Funk Brothers, Dennis Coffey, Melvin Davis, The Dramatics, Martha Reeves, Modern Drummer Magazine, and many more.

Student Performances: 2pm - 5:30pm
Up-and-coming artists and bands will be performing in DIME’s Underground venue, including students from the Detroit School of Arts, Axis Music Academy, and Metro Detroit area high schools.

6pm – 8pm
Music Industry, Songwriting & Performance Discussion Panel

Industry professional discussion panel in DIME’s Underground venue, which will talk about songwriting, performance, and booking/promoting bands and recordings. Panelists include:

Melvin Davis - (Drummer/Songwriter/Singer who has worked with Motown Records, Smokey Robinson, Temptations, Chuck Berry, Wayne Kramer, and many more)

Mahogany Jones - (Four-time winner of BET’s Freestyle Fridays, United States Cultural Ambassador in 13 Countries)

Audra Kubat - (DIME Songwriting instructor, and independent artist with multiple Detroit Music Awards)

Anthony Retka - (Singer/Songwriter with multiple solo and group albums released, songs placed in Discovery Channel)

Drew Schultz - (Songwriter/Producer/Drummer/Percussionist who has worked with the Temptations, Four Tops, Aretha Franklin, Motown Records, Maurice White of Earth, Wind & Fire)

times and lineup subject to change, please visit official website

Detroit Institute of Music Education (DIME)
1265 Griswold St
Detroit, MI 48226

download the the Make Music Day app at Itunes and Google Play for full schedule and lineup

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By: Make Music Detroit