WAM’s artist development classes develop the careers and creativity of local women musicians, songwriters and composers. We provide access to music production and technology training, industry professionals (management, booking agents, producers, etc.), internet exposure, and performance and recording opportunities, all within a supportive community.

  • Music Business Workshops with Industry Professionals: Booking Agents/Talent Buyers, Managers, Producers and Entertainment Attorneys (last round featured agents from Slim’s, Great American Music Hall, Leafy Green, Roberta Flack’s Manager, Tough Love Management, Attorneys for Santana, Camper Van Beethoven Rappin’ 4 Tay), Managers)
  • Song/Demo Review Sessions moderated by industry professionals. Get feedback on your songs/demos and career advice in a supportive environment.
  • Recording and Live Sound Technology Workshops tailored to musicians and songwriters. Learn the basics of the technology so you can better achieve the sound that you want and also learn about technology that can aid in the composition process. Learn to set up a PA and the best way to do a sound check.

Upcoming

Creative Lead, Sunset Youth Services – San Francisco, CA

Organization: Sunset Youth Services’ mission is to foster long-term stability and growth for in-risk youth and families through caring relationships and supportive services. This goal is based on the simple belief that youth are inherently worthy of dignity and respect and have the potential to positively contribute to their communities when their real needs are … Read more


Assistant Professor of Practice, Recording Arts at USC – Los Angeles, CA

Thornton School of Music – Recording Arts Los Angeles, California University of Southern California Flora L. Thornton School of Music Division of Contemporary Music Music Technology Department Recording Arts The University of Southern California Thornton School of Music invites applicants for the full-time position Assistant Professor of Practice, Recording Arts in the Department of Music … Read more


Introduction to Electronic Music Production

Sunday, 12/9/2018 | 10:00am - 4:00pm

Join Women’s Audio Mission for Introduction to Electronic Music Production in which we’ll cover the basics of how to navigate and use Ableton Live including: Understanding the Session/Arrangement views How to use clips Adding effects Editing Recording We’ll dedicate time to understanding how to use MIDI within Ableton, and end with a run through of … Read more