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An All-Day Workshop to Amp Your Music
Monday, April 8, 2024
Live In-Person @ Club DROM, 85 Avenue A in the East Village

Keynote Address, Touring, Marketing, Revenue Opportunities, Live Showcase, Networking & Lunch!

Make It! 2024 is an immersive workshop designed for beginners who want to transform their love of making music into a sustainable lifestyle and experienced music artists of all genres who are eager to take their music career to the next level.

Your $75 registration fee includes continental breakfast, three separate session modules led by top-tier experts, networking opportunities, happy hour (cash bar) and live music showcases directly following the workshop.

  • 10:00am Continental Breakfast & Networking

  • 10:30am Introductions & Keynote Address 

  • 11:00am Module 1, Make It Live™: Booking Local Gigs & Tours - Session Leader: Mehmet Dede, Educator & Director of Programming, Drom 

    • Insider tips on who is who in the local live concert ecosystem; NYC venues by size, scale and specialty; booking strategies; crafting the perfect pitch; creating an electronic press kit; concert promotion & publicity.

  • 12:30pm Lunch Break & Networking

  • 1:00pm Module 2, Make Fans: Branding & Audience Development

    • Finding your artistic niche; crafting & cultivating your brand; making the most of social media & the web; capturing & optimizing ears, hearts and data.  

  • 2:30pm Break & Networking

  • 2:45pm Module 3, Make Money Roundtable: Monetize Doing What You Love

    • Optimize your revenue opportunities

      • Digital Streaming Revenue & Resources 

      • Music Supervision & Sync 

      • Publishing 

      • Selling Beats & Samples 

  • 5:30pm Happy Hour (cash bar) & Networking

  • 6:00pm Make It! Artist Showcase

Stay tuned for additional workshop details and special announcements.

Agenda and schedule subject to change.

2023 Session Leaders & Hosts

Limited Capacity -- Buy Your Ticket Now or at the Door

$75 inclusive of continental breakfast & all sessions

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