Lewisham Live Festival: Creative Show & Tell

Saturday 30th March 2019, 12 noon – 7pm

Venue: The Midi Music Company, 77 Watson’s Street, Deptford, London SE8 4AU

Lewisham Young Mayor’s Team working in partnership with The Midi Music Company present a one-day interactive event, providing creative workshops, and industry panel with professionals from the music business and an opportunity to share performances at the open mic platform, as part of the Lewisham Live Festival that takes places across the London Borough of Lewisham throughout March and April 2019.

This event is FREE and open to young people aged 13 and over.

Lewisham Live is a festival of music, dance and performing arts from children and young people in the borough, brought together by a group of local partners and industry professionals.

Programme

12 noon – 2.30pm

Being an MC/artist with MC Capo Lee in the Studio Live.
Working in Radio with Shahlaa (Odd Motion/Global Academy) in the Keyboard Room.
Ableton/Music Production with Simon Lyon and Ahmad Dayes in the MIDI Teaching Room.

1pm – 2.30pm

MC/Spoken Word with MC Angel in the Live Access Room.

2.45pm – 4pm, Industry Panel

Developing your skills and career progression in the creative industries. Hosted by Shahlaa (Global Academy), the panel includes MC Capo Lee, Simon Lyon (Ableton UK), Wozzy Brewster, OBE FRSA (The Midi Music Company), and the BRIT School. This panel will be held in the Performance Hall.

4pm – 5pm, Networking

A great space for participants to get together, meet each other and industry professionals, and discover career pathways.

5pm – 7pm, Open Mic Showcase

Participants can share what they have done in their workshops, or perform a cappella, sing a song (bring your backing USB or CDs), or share a poem or spoken word piece. PLUS, there will be a performance from a Special Guest, all taking place in the Performance Hall.

Want to know more? Contact MMC on 020 8694 6093 or email theteam@themidimusiccompany.co.uk