Since 2010, Music Victoria has delivered many high quality professional development workshops around Victoria. Topics have included grants and funding, small business finance, publicity and promotion, how to get a gig, and industry updates on relevant sector issues.
In 2016 we started recording these to ensure they are accessible for everyone. Follow us on Youtube and Soundcloud to be notified when we upload something new.
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16/04/2020 Live Stream in Quarantine
Live streaming is the new normal for live music in 2020. In just a few weeks, leaders are already emerging who are pioneering this space and paving the way forward for the music industry. This online panel aims to shine a light on current live streaming initiatives, discuss the potential of opportunities and challenges, and support artists on how they can stay connected with their audience. You will hear from panelists: Leigh Treweek – Delivered Live Steve Hibberd – Small Time Studio Dom Alessio – Sounds Australia Amy Donald – APRA AMCOS We hope this discussion encourages more musicians, industry and punters to play live streaming, and fortify leaders in this space.
23/04/2020 Grants and Funding
COVID-19 has introduced another dimension of financial challenges to artists and people working in the music industry. This workshop will talk through current grant programs, grant writing, advice on navigating the government stimulus packages, and general financial advice from music business experts.
24/04/2020 Ask Us Anything - Opportunity Streams
When the main vein of opportunity for artists of gigs and touring is not available, what else can they look for?
This Ask Us Anything Q&A session is themed around Opportunity Streams.
You will hear from music industry experts specialising in music publishing, distribution, record labels, and online music sales.
30/04/2020 Indie Online
With us all in lockdown with live music at a standstill, now is a great opportunity to get your digital business set up. Learn tips for engaging with your fanbase, converting them to financial supporters, and maximising opportunities to expand your reach.