Our workshops will begin at 11:00AM and will last about 40-45 minutes each. This is a very casual and easy-going day; wear something comfortable.
We will have lunch and dinner for you, but your day will be pretty full, so heads up. Also, Feel free to bring clothes to change into for your performance.
Here are your instructors for this year’s workshops:
Jan Smith – Songwriting/Publishing/Music Biz
Many of you know that Mama Jan Smith is one of the premier Vocal & Performance coaches in the world.
We are pleased to have her as a part of our team!
Kecia Garland – Vocal Training / Performance / Shameless self-promotion
From the Jan Smith School, Kecia is an awesome songwriter & performer in her own right, as well as a vocal coach.
Kecia will help get you ready for your performance.
Jason Fowler – Performer Testimonial and Q&A
Jason Fowler has been where you’ve been and has moved on to the next level as a songwriter & performer with his own band and with The Union of Sinners & Saints.
Jason will be sharing his thoughts and experiences, as well as performing.
Steve Rawls – Studio Recording Preparedness
Steve Rawls owns Real 2 Reel Studios in Jonesboro, GA and is a tremendous songwriter.
R2R is the sponsor of our Grand Prize – a 3-5 song demo recording done in-studio by R2R Pros!
Ward Abel – Lyrics and ‘saying what you mean’
Steve’s ‘partner in crime’ and the other half of Abel & Rawls, Ward is a great songwriter & poet.
He and Steve will be performing, as well.