The New York Metropolis Mayor’s Workplace of Media and Leisure (MOME) Commissioner Anne del Castillo and “NY is Music” co-founder Justin Kalifowitz as we speak introduced the total slate of programming for the third annual New York Music Month in June.
This 12 months’s expanded NYMM contains a new radio present/podcast all about NYC’s music scene, 9 free live shows within the Bronx and Queens, a convention on music + tech, together with the favored free enterprise courses and entry to rehearsal area for musicians, free music historical past strolling excursions each weekend, weekly workshops by and for the LGBTQ+ neighborhood, and extra. The complete listing of occasions and actions for NYMM 2019 is accessible at NYMusicMonth.nyc.
In response to the announcement, new additions to New York Music Month embrace:
The launch of CityFM – This new WNYE authentic radio present and podcast, produced by co-sign and music journalist Raspberry Jones (Piotr Orlov), explores NYC’s music tradition, rising artists and tendencies, and upcoming occasions, airing each Friday at 12 p.m. ET, June – August.
9 new live shows within the Bronx and Queens – MOME and NYC Parks have teamed as much as current a new collection of live shows within the Bronx and Queens parks to rejoice NewYork Music Month. starting from Caribbean music to Latin to rock.
Songathon – Songathon is the 24-Hour Songwriting Competitors that brings collectively proficient songwriters for an thrilling weekend of competitors, collaboration, and mentorship by revered members of the music trade. Throughout Songathon, songwriters are given 24 hours to put in writing a tune that’s then carried out dwell for an viewers who vote on their favourite.
Sound Considering NYC Profession Expo — The inaugural June 19th Sound Considering NYC (STNYC) Profession and School Exposition permits center and highschool college students to discover how one can flip a ardour for music right into a doable faculty and profession path, particularly in music manufacturing. Hosted by the CUNY Inventive Arts Group, MOME, and VH1 Save The Music Basis, in partnership with NY is Music, the STNYC Expo.
“We’re so happy to current New York Music Month, again for a 3rd 12 months with a terrific slate of various programming for musicians and music lovers of all ages,” mentioned MOME Commissioner Anne del Castillo. “This initiative is a celebration of all that our metropolis’s thriving music trade has to supply, whether or not you’re an artist making an attempt to make your mark, a sound engineer interested by honing your craft or a music fan searching for free live shows and music-related actions this summer time.”
As well as, the NYC Mayor’s Workplace of Media and Leisure, NY is Music, and the NYU Steinhardt Music Enterprise Program current the New York Music Month: Innovation on the Intersection of Music + Tech convention on June four. The Innovation on the Intersection of Music + Tech Convention will showcase key views and insights from New York Metropolis’s vibrant music and tech industries. Metropolis officers and executives from Common Group, Fb, Nielsen, Google Music, Pandora, Soundcloud, Songtrust, and Genius, amongst others will likely be featured all through the day.
“New York Music Month continues to be an distinctive showcase of the music trade’s broad cultural, instructional, and financial impression on the town, and the varied neighborhood of creators that select to dwell and work right here,” mentioned Justin Kalifowitz, co-founder of NY is Music and CEO of Downtown Music Holdings.