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Registration Open for CM’s Free Webinar: ‘Sure-Fire Showcasing – How to Make the Most of Industry Showcase Opportunities’

Monday, December 5th, 2016

NWC webianrsThe latest free webinar from Canadian Musician has been scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 at 7 pm and registration is now open. Entitled “Sure-Fire Showcasing,” attendees will learn how to make the most of industry showcase opportunities. Registration is open HERE.

Webinar info: 

Are your submissions in to showcase at the many industry events happening in the spring of 2017? From CMW to NXNE to ECMA Week and more, there are some major showcasing opportunities on the horizon for Canadian artists. If you’re lucky enough to be accepted to perform at one of these major events, how do you make the most of the opportunity?

WCMA’s Roland Deschambault joins us in this free webinar to tell you how to do just that. From putting together a top-notch guest list to delivering a buzz-worthy show to effective follow-up that will get results, we’ve got you covered. In his six years with Manitoba Music, he held close to 1,600 one-on-one mentor meetings with export-ready artists and has continued in that capacity in his new post with WCMA as the Conference Manager for BreakOut West.

You’ll learn:
-How showcasing can be beneficial to your career
-Who to invite to your show & how to make sure they attend
-How to make an impact with your performance
-Effective follow-up techniques
…and more.

Visit for tips to get the most our of your webinar experience, PLUS a list of recommended titles for further reading from our staff and presenters.

About The Presenters:
Roland Deschambault is the newest addition to BreakOut West, assuming the role of Conference Manager. He brings experience as a musician, manager, music director, and most recently, Professional Development Coordinator at Manitoba Music. There, Roland spearheaded new professional development initiatives such as the January Music Meeting, DIY Series, and Songwriter Retreats, working with artists and industry in all stages of development.

Andrew King is the Editor of Canadian Musician, as well as Canadian Music Trade, Professional Sound, and Professional Lighting & Production magazines. He also co-hosts the popular Canadian Musician Radio program. He has been a speaker, panelist, and moderator at events including CMW, ECMA, the Halifax Pop Explosion, and many others.

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