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Shorties Session: Band Member Basics

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Hear a variety of 15-minute "Shorties" presentations on the basics of surviving and succeeding as a band. To cap it off, a presentation of the Seattle Band Map, a visualization of the connections between the hundreds of bands of Seattle, past and present.
Band Agreements:
Nancy Prager, Attorney & Counselor at Law, Nancy C Prager Esq

Fair Play: From first gigs to working with promoters:
Horace Trubridge, Asst General Secretary, British Musicians' Union

Organizing your Band's Songwriting Credits/Percentages:
Trevor Gale, Sr Dir of Writer/Publisher Rel, SESAC

Seattle Band Map Presentation
Keith Whiteman


Horace Trubridge Asst General Secretary British Musicians' Union

Keith Whiteman Seattle Band Map

Nancy Prager Attorney & Counselor at Law Nancy C Prager Esq

Trevor Gale Sr Dir of Writer Publisher Rel SESAC

TREVOR GALE is Senior Vice President, Writer Publisher Relations for SESAC, Inc., the fastest growing of the nation’s performing rights organizations. Based in the company’s New York office, Gale oversees all of SESAC’s Writer/Publisher related activity and is responsible for signing and developing songwriters and publishers. With the company since 1996, Gale has been responsible for SESAC’s rapid expansion in the fields of R&B and hip-hop, affiliating some of the genres’ key figures including Bryan-Michael Cox, Swizz Beatz, Jack Knight, Omarion and Jason Perry as well as overseeing the largest-ever increase in SESAC’s urban repertory.

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