Hong Kong Commercial Songwriting Camp
TILEYARD BRING MUSIC EXPERTS TO HONG KONG BARRON SCHOOL OF MUSIC FOR PRACTICAL WEEK OF SONGWRITING AND BUSINESS
Tileyard Education, based at London UK’s Tileyard Studios, home to The Prodigy, Sigala, Chase & Status, Lily Allen, Notting Hill Music and more, has formed an alliance with Barron School of Music to host a one-week music camp in Hong Kong for aspiring commercial songwriters, artists and producers.
The camp, hosted at Barron School of Music August 27-31, includes the opportunity to write songs for real world commercial briefs as well as learn direct from industry professionals through daily practical classes and workshops in songwriting, vocal performance, audio production and the latest developments in music business.
In addition, songs created on the camp will be assessed by the commercial client, offering a genuine opportunity to win paid work and build international networks.
Professionals delivering workshops and writing sessions include:
NICOLE RUSSO (Unity Vocal Academy, Brand New Heavies, Rae and Christian)
PAUL WHALLEY (Mumford & Sons, Ellie Goulding, Little Mix)
BILLY ALEXANDER (Chunky Onion Productions, Hong Kong)
HARRY LECKSTEIN (Tileyard Education, Urban Collective, One Minute Silence)
ELLE HALLEY (Runway Paris, Goldie Magazine, Krems University Danube)
Harry Leckstein, Managing Director of Tileyard Education, says “commercial songwriting is a lucrative global profession active across music, broadcasting, games, sports and corporate industries and we’re very excited to be flying some of our finest practitioners to Hong Kong to educate, empower and collaborate in Hong Kong.”
Ronald Ng, President, Barron School of Music, adds “we are delighted to host Tileyard Education and professionals from Tileyard Studios at Barron School of Music, to offer real world opportunities to the next generation of artists, producers and songwriters”.
PLACES ARE LIMITED – SIGN UP NOW TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT
Dates: 27 – 31 August
Location: Barron School of Music, Hong Kong
Course fee: HKD14100
This summer camp is taught in English, and a written and spoken understanding of English is essential.
Please send 1+ example of original music you have written and recorded and any additional information related to your musical ability and/or experience.
Please also send a short written statement explaining why you are interested in joining the Hong Kong summer camp