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Pacific Music Business Camp

June 15-21, 2014 (grades 9-12)

Are you a high school student who would like to have a career in the music industry? Would you like to know what it takes to become a . . .

  • Recording Artist?

  • Songwriter?

  • Producer?

  • Engineer?


Or learn how to . . .

  • Manage a band?

  • Sell recordings online?

  • Promote your own concerts?

Take the first step toward a career in the music business . . .

For high school students considering a career in the music industry, this intensive week-long camp will provide a real-world orientation covering the keys to success in this competitive industry. Both musicians and non-musicians are welcome and each student will choose one of the study tracks listed below:

  1. Artist Development OR
  2. Music Producer

Keith Hatschek, Program Director for Pacific’s Department of Music Management will collaborate with award-winning producers, engineers, songwriters, entertainment attorneys, managers, and social media professionals currently working in the industry to teach and mentor students.  Curriculum includes music promotion and marketing, social media, record production and live sound. While morning classes will focus on the fundamentals of music business, students will have the opportunity to choose afternoon classes based on their special interests such as songwriting, producing, marketing, concert promotion, etc.  For detailed information about the Music Business Camp, please contact Keith Hatschek.

Tuition / Housing / Meal Cost

Daily Schedule
Sunday - Registration, dorm-check-in, classes begin
Monday-Friday - 8:30am-5pm classes with special events each evening
Saturday - awards presentation for families and friends featuring student recordings made during camp

Unfortunately we are unable to offer any discounts or scholarships for the Music Business Camp.

The 2014 Music Business Camp is full and no longer taking applications.

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June 3, 2014 Newsletter
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2013 NEWS: 
March 28, 2013 Newsletter
May 1, 2013 Newsletter
May 31, 2013 Newsletter

PMBC is sponsored by the University of the Pacific Conservatory of Music in partnership with its student record label, Pac Ave Records.