2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Are Programmers Real Musicians?

Saturday, March 19
2:00PM - 3:00PM

Austin Convention Center
Room 16AB
531 E 4th St

As music production becomes more mobile, and instruments become smarter, how do we define musicianship?  What role do software and new electronic instruments play in defining the future of music creation?

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Bosco Kante at SXSW

Bosco Kante



Bosco Kante p/k/a "Bosko" is a USC Mechanical Engineering graduate and a Grammy award winning music producer and artist. Bosko is the pre-eminent talkbox artist in the world and regularly collabora...

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Turner Kirk at SXSW

Turner Kirk

Smule Inc

Since joining Smule at its inception in 2008, Turner has been devoted to establishing the company as a global leader in social music and the premier platform for artists to engage with their fans t...

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Todd Makinen at SXSW

Todd Makinen

Head of Mobile Products

Native Instruments North America

I lead the Mobile Products group at Native Instruments, and am responsible for iMaschine 2 and Traktor DJ. Although now I primarily focus on building great tools for producers, performers and DJs, ...

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Dj Felli Fell at SXSW

Dj Felli Fell

Power 106 Los Angeles

DJ Felli Fel is one of the most influential DJs in the country having had a heavy hand in introducing most of the smash records of the past decade as well as producing a multitude of platinum recor...

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