Open to all ICMP students and organised by our Careers and Industry Hub, this is your chance to network with many leading music industry professionals.
The event will enable you to get feedback on your professional projects as well as learn more about potential routes into the industry in a fun and friendly environment.
Guests will include:
Matt Meape - A&R, Parlophone Records
After working with a number of multi-platinum selling artists and producers, Matt has recently joined the ranks of Parlophone Records as an A&R. Parlophone is renowned for breaking such acts as Gorillaz, Coldplay and Blur.
Sarah Casey - Booking Agent, United Talent Agency
Sarah is a music agent at leading global talent and entertainment company, United Talent Agency (UTA). She operates out of UTA’s London office and specializes in the development of talent across a variety of genres. Earlier this year she joined UTA and has a roster of over 15 acts, including Dagny, All Tvvins, Beoga, All Our Exes Live in Texas, Moncrieff, M.I.L.K. and Talos.
Catriona Lundie-Loggie - Senior Consultant, Handle Recruitment
Catriona supports placements across Music, Arts and Media companies from entry-level through to senior management. Focusing particularly on music management (management assistants, day to day managers, senior artist managers and general managers), Catriona also works on direct artist support roles, private PAs, touring assistants and creative roles such as A&R scouts, product managers and digital campaign managers working on artist socials /channels.
Bob Knight - Session Drummer, BEK Music
As a session drummer, Bob has worked with a wide of artists in live, recording and promotional environments including Naughty Boy, James Taylor, Jason Derulo and Cee-Lo Green to name a few. He has been MD for popular TV chat shows where he has worked with acts including Amy Winehouse, Nelly Furtado, Martha Wainwright and many more.
Alex Bruce - Owner/Founder of Bruce Music
ICMP alumnus Alex launched London guitar, piano and vocal tuition company Bruce Music while studying here in 2013. Bruce Music now employs 35 teachers, including many ICMP students and alumni, and is currently expanding across the UK. The company is a happy team of young, active professional musicians and prides itself on high-quality teaching, and exemplary customer service.
Colette Goodfellow - A&R/Creative Manager, Universal Music Publishing
Colette works closely with songwriters and producers pitching songs, setting-up sessions and establishing key relationships for them across the music industry, as well as developing artists from the early stages. Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) is a leading global music publisher with 47 offices in 45 countries. Headquartered in Los Angeles, UMPG represents music across every genre from some of the world’s most important songwriters and catalogues including Adele, Chvrches, Dua Lipa (Tap Publishing), Florence + the Machine, Ariana Grande, HAIM, The xx, Years & Years and many more.