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

Facebook Reality Labs Audio Research Software Engineer

Come invent the future. At Facebook Reality Labs, software development is vital to turbocharging their scientific explorations and generating viable paths to the consumer products people will use for decades to come — products that will literally give people super powers. If you’re a C++ expert with an interest for digital audio and a love for … Read more


Marmoset Seeking Freelance Composers!

Marmoset, a community-focused music licensing agency in Portland, Oregon, seeks aspiring freelance composers to create commissioned pieces for video projects and further licensing opportunities. They’re looking for people that: have a studio or home studio are able to self-record at a high level are able to mix their recordings are able to work on tight … Read more


Breakthrough Fellowship with Stitcher!

Stitcher is proud to announce that applications for their next Breakthrough Fellowship are now open. The Stitcher Breakthrough Fellowship is designed to help recruit diverse talent and promote inclusivity in podcasting. It is a great opportunity for someone who identifies as part of a underrepresented group in media and is looking to break in to the … Read more