Music Industry Guest Panelists
Award Winning Producer, Songwriter + Engineer
Beth Neilson Chapman
Award Winning Songwriter
Grammy Winning Producer, Songwriter
President of Virtual Record Label 'Nine North Records' & Co-Founder of 'Oath Management'
Producer and Session Musician and Award Winning Songwriter
CEO - Dead Horse Branding
Head of Creative - Dead Horse Branding
The Artist Panelists
International Recording Artist
Award Winning Songwriter
10 Time Grammy Award Winner of Take 6
11 Time Grammy Award Winner of Take 6
American Idol Season 14 First Runner Up
Renowned Self-Made Artist + Owner at Savvy Musician Academy
Singer, Songwriter, Lead Singer for Decyfer Down
Multi-Platinum Selling Recording Artist
Brett Manning, Creator of the World's Top Selling Vocal Program (sold in over 168 Countries)
Who Is Brett Manning?
Brett Manning is one of the music industry’s most sought after vocal coaches.
Brett has had the privilege of working with many of today’s top recording artists such as: Leona Lewis, Hayley Williams, Jimmy Gnecco, Taylor Swift, John Michael Montgomery, Luke Bryan, Lauren Mayberry (CHVRCHES), Keith Urban, Mikky Ekko, Miley Cyrus, All-4-One and the list goes on.
What You're Going To Learn From Brett:
•Why some singers constantly struggle with their voices, while others seem to have automatic “on” switch.
• 5 Stylistic things you must NEVER do as a vocalist. And what you must do instead to attract an audience and a record label.
•Learn why certain vocal exercises and techniques produce little to no results and why 3 simple coordinations produce more voice than you even need for a career.
•The single MOST important thing you must know to grow your tone quality and become a more interesting singer.
•How to build your voice unconsciously while you do ordinary daily tasks like sitting and talking.
Brett's Master Class Topics:
Building The Foundations Of The Voice
Whether you are brand new to Brett Manning's Singing Success Method, or a lifetime student, every singer possesses a 'reset' button in their voice that returns the singer back to the simplicity, ease and joy of singing.
This fundamental Master Class will be the 'kick- off' to our vocal retreat + a neccessity to ALL singers.
Range Builder Hacks: Discover Never Before Released Exercises
Over the Last 30 years, Brett has created literally thousands of exercises. Many of them unpublished. Exclusive to this retreat, attendees will be the FIRST to learn and apply his newest + most important vocal breakthrough exercises.
Keith Thomas - Nashville Based Legendary Songwriter & Producer
Few songwriters and music producers have established their names in the industry as Keith Thomas.
His talents have brought him acclaim and awards in multiple genres, earning Keith multiple Grammy awards with over 20 nominations in categories such as Producer Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Record Of The Year, and Album Of The Year. So far, his career has garnered over 40 #1 singles, in multiple genres such as Pop, CCM, Gospel, R&B, AC, generating album sales in excess of 30 million.
Keith’s writing and recording collaborations span a wide variety of artists & writers including Whitney Houston, Heather Headley, Jessica Simpson, Luther Vandross, Amy Grant, Bebe & Cece Winans, 98°, Vanessa Williams, Brian McKnight, Mandy Moore, Claude Kelly, Liz Rose, Marcus Hummon, Amy Foster, Chris Mann, Danny Gokey and many others.
19 years ago, Keith formed Levosia Entertainment, with an emphasis on developing young undiscovered talent given his track record for identifying and developing talent, this was a natural fit.
What You're Going to Learn From Keith:
• How The Industry Has Changed And How To Adapt.
•Insights & strategies for developing, nurturing & sustaining artist's musical careers."
BONUS: Keith is bringing his recording rig! He's going to choose ONE original song from our group of singers. And will arrange, record and produce the track in front of everyone!!
Rick Barker - Creater of "The Music Industry BluePrint"
WHO IS RICK BARKER?
Many of you know Rick Barker as Taylor Swift’s former Manager and the Social Media Mentor to The American Idol Contestants. He also manages Big Machine Recording Artist Vivian Hicks, and speaks on the topic of social media all over the world.
Rick will show you exactly what platforms you need to be on, how to use them and how to get the most out of your time everyday. His simple to follow plan will help you not only find your fans, but grow your following as well.
What you will learn has helped thousands of artists grow, monetize and engage their fan base. You will be able to implement the strategies Rick teaches in this Master Class immediately.
WHAT YOU'RE GOING TO LEARN FROM RICK:
•How To Treat Your Art As A Business And Become An Attractive Partner To A Record Label.
•Start Building Your Social Fan Base Immediatley, Ultimately Ceating Your Own Buzz.
•Bottom Line - You Will Walk Away With The Knowledge And Tools To Get Your Music In Front Of The Right Audience.
Tom Jackson - Creater of "OnStage Success"
Tom Jackson is uniquely talented and skilled at transforming an artist’s live show into a magical experience by exceeding the audiences' expectations and builing fans for life.
His innovative, fun, and unique speaking & teaching skills are highly regarded at conferences, colleges, and music events around the world.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN FROM TOM:
•What You MUST Do To Turn An Audience Into A Fan Base
•How To Compel, Command And Connect With Your Audience
•How To Make Money As A Touring Artist
•How To Increase Your Merch Sales (Which Has Become The Top Money Making Product For Artists)
•Hands On Training For YOUR Song (Premier And Elite Students Only)
TOM'S MASTER CLASS TOPICS
Leah McHenry - "The Savvy Musician"
Leah McHenry is a wife and mother of 5 kids and multiple 6-figure recording artist. Having accomplished all her success without a single tour or live show, and only using internet marketing, Leah knows what it takes to succeed in today’s new music industry.
Leah is also the founder of Savvy Musician Academy, an online music business development company. In the course of just a few years she’s helped thousands of musicians around the world launch the online aspect of their music career, harness the power of digital marketing and advertising and transform their lives and music business.
Her area of expertise is strategy, album launching, Facebook advertising, copywriting, email marketing, “fan funnels” and e-commerce.
What You Will Learn From Leah:
• Why you must start building your email list aggressively right now - and how to do it
• How to generate sales on demand 365 days a year without touring
• How to properly plan and execute the systems and strategies of a 6-figure album launch
Noah Henson - Guiter Player For Pillar & Brantley Gilbert
Noah Henson has been playing guitar for over 25 years. Playing for Pillar over a period of ten years writing on six Pillar albums + varius EP's including Fireproof (Dove award – Rock Album of the Year), Where Do We Go From Here, The Reckoning (Grammy Nominated), For the Love of the Game + One Love Revolution.
Noah currently plays guitar for Brantley Gilbert.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN FROM NOAH:
•3 Things You Need To Know To Get The Most Out Of Your Producer
•Mind Hacks for Limitless Creativity In The Studio
•Finding Success In Your Genre WITHOUT Sounding Like A Copycat
•The Production Checklist: What YOU Need To Do BEFORE Going Into The Studio
•How To Be Attractive To A Producer
When he is not on tour, he is producing records in Nashville. One of his most recent successes was discovering, co-writing and producing Kane Brown's first project. Kane's first single became a #1 Hit on the Itunes charts + quickly made Kane Brown a household name for country music fans.
Claude McKnight - Member of Take 6 & Style Coach for Brett Manning Studios
Learn from 10 time Grammy award winner + founding member of vocal harmony group 'Take 6' (the industry icons of harmony).
Discover how to find, create and arrange gorgeous harmonies + background vocals from a master!
"If You Can Count To 7, You Can Sing Harmony, If You Can Count To 12 You Can Master It".
-Brett Manning & Claude McKnight
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN FROM CLAUDE:
•Create Harmonies That Will Instantly Strenghten and Enrich Your Songs.
•Identifying Your Genre And Style
•Why Natural Charisma Is A Myth And Three Things You Can Do TODAY To Give You "Bruno Mars" Like Confidence.
Whether you're a solo artist or a member of a band, every singer needs a developed understanding of Harmonies.
The ability to not only harmonize but, to develop a trained ear for commercial arrangement can make or break a song.
Clay Mills - Songwriter & Creator of "SongTown"
Develop your skills from ten-time ASCAP award winning songwriter + producer, Clay Mills. Even the most experienced songwriters get their minds blown in one session with Clay.
Clay has written over 150 songs recorded by artists such as Lady Antebellum, Trisha Yearwood, Reba McEntire, Easton Corbin and many more.
His accolades also include the #1 Hit Singles:
Darius Rucker ("Don't Think I Don't Think About It")
Diamond Rio's ("Beautiful Mess")
Kimberley Locke ("Fall").
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN FROM CLAY:
•Clay's LINE + 3 Method
•Secrets That Will Instantly Accelerate Your Songwriting Abilities
•How To Write More Commercial Songs For Radio And TV/Film
•How To Be Attractive To A Publishing Company
Learn secrets that will instantly accelerate your songwriting abilities. I have personally watched my own students' songwriting abilities shoot through the roof after meeting with Clay personally or taking advantage of his online training.
Alex Ford - Personal Trainer "Fit With Ford"
Alex is a former college football player for Georgia Southern University and National Championship Flag Football player for Chattanooga whose career ended with a severe shoulder injury and then a torn ACL knee injury.
In the years after, he came to the realization that his health is the most important wealth in his life and decided to work on healing his body from the years of damage and overuse in the athletic world. He had the belief that he would always be in a low dose of pain from stiff joints and scar tissue from surgeries.
After hours of studying and advice from mentors, he was blessed to see for himself, the power of an anti-inflammatory lifestyle.
Now pain free, mind-clear, he is a Certified Primal Health Coach who helps his clients reduce/eliminate chronic pain through clean-eating and supplementation, regain mobility and postural alignment with functional exercise, and increase mental clarity and energy by reducing the amount of toxic load in their lives.
He has an education first approach that he believes puts his clients in the driver's seat where they can eventually become their own "health coach". His list of clients range from high school athletes, middle-aged working class parents, vocal coaches (Brett) and other performance artists.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN FROM ALEX:
• New Dietary Habits That Help You Find Your 'Best' Voice!
• Unknown Exercise Regiments That Can Drastically Increase Your Vocal Stamina And Improve Your Stage Presence.
• Bio Hacks That Give You A Physical And Mental Edge In Reaching Your Hidden Potential.
+ Special Take Home Gift To Implement Your New Vocal Health Lifestyle.
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Your Investment: $1,500
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$15,000 USD Your Investment: $5,000
WHEN: May 5th - May 11th 2019
WHERE: 3088 Smith Springs Road, Antioch TN 37013 (8 Miles from the Airport)
WHAT TO BRING: Guitar (if you play), your songwriting ideas and plenty of note taking material
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