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West Coast Songwriters Conference

September 14 2014

Held  September 12-14th at Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, CA. With a special kick-off party Friday night, it's your chance to meet fellow conference attendees as well as the many and varied industry leaders instructing the full weekend of seminars. Our "UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL" event means just that -- industry leaders are always available to chat throughout the weekend to musicians, media and those interested in a career in the music industry.

Check out all the guests & events HERE.

We're excited to present Ken Caillat as our key interview for Saturday. Ken produced one of the best selling records of all time, "Rumours" by Fleetwood Mac, and he's also produced Colbie Caillat's first two records (his daughter) amongst others.

Hit Songwriters Kevin Fisher and Jude Johnstone will be with us, along with some of the usual suspects giving you guidance to help you create the best songs possible with their invaluable input. Rocket21 is bringing Teen Choice Award Winners and YouTube breakout artists CIMORELLI to share their insights & lessons learned about engaging fans through social media We have the "A" Team of performance coaches with Tamara Beatty (The Voice) and Steven Memel (Sara Bareilles and Adam Levine). You know you're going to get a work-out beyond belief.

Few music conferences provide such an intimate setting for networking with prominent industry guests. Saturday and Sunday attendees are provided the rare opportunity to

• participate in one-on-one consultations with industry leaders at the top of their game,
• develop networking opportunities,
• attend songwriting seminars,
• showcase bands,
• learn about the latest industry standards,
• attend legal workshops,
• participate in voice coaching, sound quality & stage presence lessons,
• have lyrics reviewed,
• participate in song screenings and performance showcases.
• play at the Saturday Night Open Mic at Cibos

Unique to this conference, you are guaranteed two listens per day in Song Screening Sessions.


There are so many seminars and individual consultations that it is practically impossible to pick and chose which to attend. And it doesn't end there! Saturday evening enjoy dinner and a beautiful sunset concert with the three grand finalists from the yearlong songwriters competitions held in over 12 locations. These finalists have the rare opportunity to perform in front of more than 60 music industry professionals, looking to sign new bands, musicians and songwriters.


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