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.
Scholarship for WAM Level 1 & 2
A new scholarship is available to fund 2 people through WAM Level 1 & 2 trainings! The Trefethen Scholarship Fund supports women without the financial resources to attend WAM trainings. Two students will be selected each year and will have access to Level 1 classes (a series of 8 evenings) and Level 2 classes (3 classes … Read more
NVH Engineer / Engineering Technician with Google in Mountain View, CA!
Google in Mountain View is seeking a NVH Engineer / Engineering Technician responsible for the setup and performance of acoustics, noise and vibration tests utilizing modern test equipment and by subjective listening. This individual will also be responsible for troubleshooting test setups, documenting and reporting test results, interfacing with other cross-functional team members. Additionally, reworking … Read more
Junior A&R in LA w/ Secretly Group!
Company Summary: Secretly Group is a leading independently-owned music company. Its major divisions include record labels Dead Oceans, Jagjaguwar, and Secretly Canadian, and music publisher Secretly Publishing. Headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana, Secretly Group also maintains offices in Brooklyn, London, Los Angeles, Austin, and Chicago. Founded in 1996, its roster counts Grammy-winner Bon Iver, Mitski, Angel Olsen, … Read more