Dr. Neil March • Music Business Tutor

Neil is a composer, recording artist, academic, live music entrepreneur, broadcaster and author. He is a tutor and module leader on the MA Music Business, BA Live Events Management and BA Music Marketing courses at ICMP. Neil also teaches and mentors students on other courses from time to time. 

He is an Arts Council of England and National Lottery UK supported creative entrepreneur involved in promoting live grassroots music events (gigs and small festivals) inside and outside London. He is also a moderator and reviews writer for Fresh on the Net, the digital platform for new music run by legendary musician and broadcaster Tom Robinson. 

As an artist (with The Music Of Sound), Neil is signed to the Anglo-Irish indie label Dimple Discs and is published by Wipeout Music. He is involved with the Grassroots Music Network, supported by the Royal Society for the Arts (RSA) for whom Neil is a fellow. He has written four books about the music industry and media and has a fifth in production.

Neil began lecturing on a freelance basis for ICMP in September 2021 and was honoured to join the staff in September 2022.

Equally focused on Music Business & Entrepreneurship

The music business is an incredibly competitive environment – and over the last 30 years, ICMP has developed and refined a cutting-edge degree that now focuses equally on entrepreneurship. We’re the first music school in the UK to recognise that you need to understand not just marketing, management, finance, digital, creativity and all the structures and quirks that make the industry unique, but also how to forge your own path, create your own job, and change the future for the better. With access to ICMP’s fully equipped music facilities, exclusive industry events, masterclasses and a peerless contact network, we have it all covered.

To completely immerse yourself in your music career, email our friendly Admissions Team at enquiries@icmp.ac.uk or call them on 020 7328 0222.

School of Music Business