You are from the Middle East or North Africa.
You have a serious interest in developing a career in artist management.
You are able to attend the full schedule in Amman, Jordan on Nov. 16 and 17 from 9am to 5pm.
Application deadline: November 8th, 2018
Limited spots available. BalaFeesh will cover cost of attendance, including flights, accommodation, and transportation for participants attending from outside of Jordan.
PRODUCERS & PARTNERS
BalaFeesh and El-Wekala have partnered together to present The Artist Manager Workshop, tailored to young and up and coming music managers from the Arab world with a focus on Jordan.
El-Wekala Global Productions is a global Art & Media production network, that works on empowering artists, disrupting media and entertaining people all over the world. Balafeesh is a music platform that presents a concert series and publishes video content of those shows.
Our main sponsor is the Abdul Hameed Shoman Foundation, which focuses on funding initiatives that support creativity and innovation in the Arab world. Special thanks to our partners Orange, The International Association for Creation and Training (I-act), and the American Community School in Amman.
The workshop will provide an overview of the global music business and the role of the artist manager in general, and how it intersects with record labels, booking agents, marketing, PR, A&R, etc. The sessions will facilitate discussions, interactive lectures, presentations and panel Q&As about the music industry and artist management in the Arab world, with a particular focus on Jordan, Egypt, Lebanon, UAE and Morocco.
This workshop will focus on enhancing your capacities as current and future managers in the MENA region, to equip you with the skills and strategic vision needed to take your artists' growth to the next level.
We have invited the following speakers, experts and trainers, to run the workshop course content: