Are you a young, up-and-coming musician or music producer? Are you looking for inspiration, ideas, and maybe even some cold hard facts on how to get your work out there? Mark your calendars NOW for two great events coming up next month! On Sept 16. VIBC presents a professional development workshop for artists aged 15-30 with special guests Tigerstyle (music producers and DJs all the way from the UK), and on Sept 17, we host a club night at FIVESIXTY featuring Tigerstyle, DJ Lajit, DJ Upptown, and Tarun “TSpoon” Nayar showing us FOR REAL how they put all those music theories into action!
VIBC's proud to present this unique opportunity for youth to learn from experienced, internationally renowned musicians at the top of their game. Aspiring artists: sign up now! HypeSound Workshop tix are $10 for students|$20 general public; FIVESIXTY club night tix are $15 earlybird|$20 general admission and more at the door. For Tigerstyle’s bio, sample videos, and the fine print on both events, see below.
Click HERE for link to Tigerstyle bio
HypeSound Workshop produced by VIBC and sponsored by Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Nanak Foods, and Swaraj Radio. FIVESIXTY club night produced by A-Town Presents and Beats Without Borders with community partner VIBC.
WORKSHOP & CLUB NIGHT DETAILS
Date & Time: Wednesday, September 16, 4–8 pm, registration opens at 3:30
Place: Kwantlen Polytechnic University, 12666 72nd Avenue, Gymnasium, Room 1230, Cedar Building. Click HERE for map.
Hosted by: Tigerstyle, music producers and DJs from Glasgow UK, experts in the bhangra, Bollywood, and electronic music scene
Description: A workshop for aspiring musicians and music producers ages 15-30, covering topics such as:
- Basic introduction to genres such as Hip Hop, Dub Step, Breakbeat, House, UK Garage/Grime, RnB, Bhangra, Moombahton, Drum n Bass, Dancehall
- Audio theory
- Music theory & midi theory
- Music development
- Promotion including using social networks
- Introduction to composing/arranging for live musicians
- Mising, dynamics, signal routing, effects
- Basics of music business, rights management
- Collaborating with live musicians
Tickets: $10 students|$20 general public
Purchase at: bitly.com/hypesound
Workshop produced by VIBC and sponsored by Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Nanak Foods, and Swaraj Radio
FIVESIXTY Club Night
Date & Time: Thursday, September 17, doors open 9 pm
Place: Club FIVESIXTY, 560 Seymour Street, Vancouver
Special guests: Tigerstyle, DJ Lajit, DJ Upptown, Tarun “TSpoon” Nayar
Description: A night of DJ magic, following up on VIBC’s Sept 16 HypeSound Workshop for the public and young aspiring musicians and music producers.
Tickets: $15 earlybird; $20 at the door
Purchase at: bitly.com/tigerstyle560
Event produced by A-Town Presents and Beats Without Borders with community partner VIBC