City of Music: Career Day

Expand your horizons at a full day of music industry workshops.

Saturday, April 1, 2017

This event is for youth ages 16–24.


City of Music Career Day, an educational program developed by the Seattle Music Commission and produced in partnership with One Reel, Office of Film + Music, Office of Arts & Culture, MoPOP, The Vera Project, and KEXP, provides young people ages 16–24 direct access to music industry professionals through networking, experiential learning, engaging workshops, and performances.

Participants are exposed to a wide range of career opportunities in music including performance, management, concert production, arts administration, record label operations, retail, licensing, journalism, broadcasting, and more. The purpose of the program is to expand attendees’ ideas of the various career paths available within the Seattle music industry, which is so vibrant in our city and renowned nationwide.

The day's breakout sessions will focus on a variety of topics including the D.I.Y. scene, cross-disciplinary collaboration, learning opportunities, artistry, radio, and more.

Keynote Speakers: Ben Gibbard, Sassyblack, and Ahamefule J. Oluo 

More Details

Date and Time

April 1, 2017



325 5th Avenue N
Seattle, WA 98109

472 1st Avenue N
Seattle, WA 98109

The VERA Project
305 Harrison Street
Seattle, WA 98109 

Ticket Info

Free; registration required.