WAM’s artist development classes develop the careers and creativity of local women musicians, songwriters and composers. We provide access to music production and technology training, industry professionals (management, booking agents, producers, etc.), internet exposure, and performance and recording opportunities, all within a supportive community.

  • Music Business Workshops with Industry Professionals: Booking Agents/Talent Buyers, Managers, Producers and Entertainment Attorneys (last round featured agents from Slim’s, Great American Music Hall, Leafy Green, Roberta Flack’s Manager, Tough Love Management, Attorneys for Santana, Camper Van Beethoven Rappin’ 4 Tay), Managers)
  • Song/Demo Review Sessions moderated by industry professionals. Get feedback on your songs/demos and career advice in a supportive environment.
  • Recording and Live Sound Technology Workshops tailored to musicians and songwriters. Learn the basics of the technology so you can better achieve the sound that you want and also learn about technology that can aid in the composition process. Learn to set up a PA and the best way to do a sound check.

Upcoming

July Member Meeting – Sound check at Local Sirens July 26

*WAM Member exclusive* Join us for Sound Check at Local Sirens July 26, 2017! Come shadow WAM’s professional engineers fo a live sound check at Rickshaw Stop, before our Local Sirens show with Siri, Ah Mer Ah Su, Simmi, and Arumi (dj set)! Sound check at 5:00pm After sound check, please stick around for the incredible … Read more


Girls on the Mic 2017 Summer Intensive Programs with Aim High, Bay Area Girls Rock Camp, and more!

June 16, 2017 - Aug 25, 2017

Girls on the Mic 2017 Summer Intensives are about to get started! This year, we’re excited to announce 3 summer intensive programs: Aim High/Children’s Day School: We are partnering with Aim High for the 6th year, bringing free Girls on the Mic training 2 days a week to Aim High students. Students learn how to … Read more


WAM LEVEL 1 – Intro to Recording and Audio Production

Date/Time: 8 Wednesday evenings (8/23, 8/30, 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11) from 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM Location: WAM Studio, 542-544 Natoma St., #C-1, San Francisco, CA  94103 Price: $275 for members. $375 for non-members. Learn audio recording and production in a professional recording studio environment!   In this 8-class series you will: Gain an … Read more