The Mozart of Madden

We are thrilled to have 2 special guests at our Quarterly Meeting on October 7th.  If you are interested in learning more about composing for film, tv, video games, sound design and audio directing, you don’t want to miss it. One of the speakers spotlighted at the meeting will be Chris Rickwood, recently referred to as the “Mozart of Madden.” Rickwood …

How to advocate for music education and jobs

Listen to co-president of Georgia Music Partners, Tammy Hurt, on LA Talk Radio as she discusses how to better advocate for more music education and more jobs in music in Georgia. Tammy reviewed the need not only for music instruction, but also education for music engineering, music business and development as well as raising interest among students: (Recorded on LA Talk …

It Is Time for Music in Georgia

It was announced last week that Georgia’s Film and TV Industry is one of the fastest-growing entertainment production centers in the world. The 248 film and television productions shot during fiscal year 2015 (July 1, 2014-June 30, 2015) represent an economic impact of more than $6 billion. + Music is a part of every film, TV show, webisode and video …

What Good is a White Paper on Georgia’s Music Business?

By Scott Mills How are we going to know if this music business in Georgia is growing or in decline and who is our competition for talent and investment? As an organization that seeks to improve the music business condition here, we wanted to start a discussion on the state of the state. In 2011, we sponsored the first music …

Should Georgia invest in its music industry?

By Shachar Oren Welcome! We are pleased to see you here! This new site took months to create and we are very happy to launch it at last. It involved a real labor of love, with a lot of good work by the entire GMP Board, and with great contributions by Cara Pastore of f22studio (all photography), Frank Dreyer (creative …