On August 9, the inaugural Hudson Valley Music Summit (HVMS) will take place in Kingston, NY. The new boutique music conference is for ambitious music industry professionals looking to take the next step in their career. HVMS offers more than 50 speakers, catered networking sessions and multiple showcases throughout the day.
A wide variety of individuals, all from different facets of the music industry, will come and share their insights, strategies and experiences on how to create astounding music and the best ways to share it with the world. Speakers include experienced artist managers like Stefani Scamardo (Warren Haynes, Mountain Jam), professional touring & recording musicians such as Grammy nominee Tracy Bonham, and representatives of national and local record labels including Warner Records and Manic Cat Records. A banquet lunch will be provided featuring an interview between Dean Budnick of Relix Magazine and Pete Shapiro of the Capitol Theater and Brooklyn Bowl. You can even secure a 20 minute one-on-one mentoring session with Geordie Gillespie, the Co-Founder of The Overt Music Group. You can see the full agenda of events here.