Music Commission Workshops

The New Mexico Music Commission partners with local and national music industry experts to provide workshops, classes, lectures, clinics, and master classes to working New Mexico musicians and music students of all ages. Below are featured a few of the educational events sponsored by the Commission:

2010 Music in Film Summit

summit2010lensicThe NMMC, NM Film Office, and Lensic Performing Arts Center hosted a Music in Film Summit educating New Mexicans about music in film. Panelists included Julia Michels, Music Supervisor, Format Entertainment; Lizzy Moore, West Regional Director, The Recording Academy; PJ Bloom, Emmy & Golden Globe Winning Music Supervisor and Partner, Neophonic; Randy Spendlove, President, Motion Picture Music, Paramount Pictures; Mike Knobloch, President, Film Music & Publishing, Universal Pictures; President, The Recording Academy Los Angeles Chapter. Special thanks to NMSU Grants, Creative Media Program.

2009 Music in Film Summit

summit2009kimoThe 2009 Music in Film Summit took place September 18 & 19, 2009 at at the Kimo Theater in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It was sponsored by the New Mexico Music Commission, the City of Albuquerque Film & Music Offices, Albuquerque Studios, and Sennheiser USA. Guest panelists included Mike Knobloch, SVP Film Music, 20th Century Fox; Lizzy Moore, West Regional Director, The Recording Academy; Dana Sano, Music Supervisor, Producer, Zenden Entertainment; Randy Spendlove, President Film Music, Paramount Studios; Steven Vincent, VP Music and Soundtracks, Disney Channel. Topics included: Music Supervision and Song Placement and Visual Airplay (Unraveling the Mystery of Song Placement in Film & TV).