Guest: Josquin des Pres of Trackstar Entertainment
Event: LISTENING SESSION
Date: Sunday, February 8, 2015 Sunday Evening
Location: Mainstream Bar and Grill in Poway
When you turn on MTV, VH1, CW Network, CNN, NBC, TLC, TMZ, TBS, Food Network, HGTV, History, Oprah Winfrey Network, Ellen deGeneres, Tyra Banks, Lopez Tonight, Extra, and numerous others, chances are you will hear some of Track Star Entertainment’s music. Led by prolific composer / songwriter / publisher Josquin des Pres, this creative writing team has consistently maintained the respect of their peers throughout
the music industry. Trackstar credits also include CBS, Viacom, ABC, BET, TBS, Bravo, Animal Planet, Travel Channel, Beach Body, Discovery Channel, EMI, Sony, Time Warner, Warner Chappell, Warner Bros., Universal Music, and many more.
SDSG begins our 34th year with a chance to hear from, meet with and have your songs listened to and critiqued by Josquin. His production credits surpass 150 major label and indie albums and he has enjoyed multiple songwriting collaborations with Bernie Taupin, the legendary lyricist for Elton John. With over 1000 film and TV placements in the last 5 years alone, Josquin has recently launched Ready4Radio.com, offering high end production services. He knows what to listen for.
At our February 8 session, Josquin will talk about film and TV, with tips and trends for what appeals to music supervisors. He will address song structure, recording quality and production values and will listen to up to 20 song submissions with an ear to providing constructive feedback with respect to potential film/TV placement. The evening will be entertaining and educational, and off er attendees the chance to connect with a consummate professional.
We look forward to seeing you at Mainstream Bar and Grill
13385 Poway Road, Poway, CA 92064
Sunday, February 8, 2015
Registration Opens at 5:00 PM
Session Begins at 5:30 PM
Pitch fee is $10 per song for member and $20 for non-members, single song maximum per writer or writing team.
Admission is free to SDSG Members, $10 for non-members.