Music Forward Foundation Announces Virtual Career Expo “All Access Fest”

All Access Fest, taking place on September 30 from 9 AM – 5 PM PST will offer young people (ages 16-24) the information, tools, access, and opportunity to follow their dreams of a career in the music industry, as well as spark discovery, and map pathways to success. 

UK R&B/Pop sensation Sinéad Harnett and rapper/singer-songwriter/producer and founding member of N.W.A., Arabian Prince, will be headline speakers at this year’s All Access Fest.

I am excited to join Music Forward in transforming young lives and inspiring the next generation. Music is everything to me and I am thankful to do what I love and am honored to support young people in following their own passion for music.

Sinéad Harnett

The virtual career expo presented by Music Forward Foundation will allow youth from all 50 states and countries worldwide to participate in panel discussions, hands-on technical learning stations, experiential lounges, and artist and career feedback sessions. Participants will also gain direct access to industry professionals from major entertainment companies like Live Nation, Ticketmaster, Concord, Primary Wave, CD Baby, and engagement opportunities with local employers and representatives from colleges and universities.

All Access Fest will include over 30 unique panels and experiences throughout the day plus an Expo Hall, Hiring Booths, and other activations all hosted on the Hopin virtual conference platform. Panel and experience highlights include Music Marketing, Disrupting the Music Industry, A Day in the Life sessions featuring various industry pros, Spotify for Artists Masterclass, Label Careers with Concord, Festivals and More Festivals with the Coalition of Festivals, Neumann Home Studio Academy, Split Sheet Masterclass with The MLC and more.

Once registered, you will receive an email that includes information for special opportunities, navigating the platform as an educator, and much more. The event runs from From 12 PM – 8 PM EST on Thursday, September 30. Reserve your spot today.

Music Forward is a nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming young lives, inspiring careers and championing a more inclusive music industry. Music Forward next-gen programs help break the barriers of gender, poverty, and race to enter the music industry. Music Forward bridges our communities to the music industry, empowers ambition, and creates momentum to redefine what is possible for the youth and music industry.

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