Students who love music and are seeking a career in the music industry other than the traditional degrees in teaching or performance can choose the music industry major. I would not really have much to tell them other than I have played guitar for two years, can read music notation but not very well, and that I have loved and listened to music with more passion than anything else I can do. All I want to know is if it would be practical for me to pursue a music degree as I begin my college journey, or if perhaps I am just too late which I would find hard to believe.
Now, I do understand the comfort of having notes to guide you through a new piece that you are still not completely comfortable with, and I do understand how having notes or music can help out a fill in player even after a bunch of rehearsing; no-one is perfect.
First is the fact that Jimmy Iovine’s Daisy project (named after the first computer generated song) just received a $60 million injection from the likes of Warner Music Group’s owner Len Blavatnik, Fort Worth billionaire Lee Bass and Australian financier James Packer.
In fact, while we will continue our popular Artist and Songwriter Development Workshop held at Word Entertainment in Nashville, and our other critiques and consults we’ve been doing for years, we are more devoted than ever to making sure you make the right decisions for your music and ministry goals.
Mt. Hood Records has adopted the business philosophy that for long term sustainable growth it will be more successful for the label to sign up just a few bands and promote them equally than to sign up a bunch and hope one is a commercial success, enough to float the rest of the bands.