MUSIC IN – Music Industry Workshop – Pitching & Networking


MUSIC IN – Music Industry Workshop – Pitching & Networking. The art of effective presentations and building good relations in the music industry.

Pitching project is one of the key abilities needed for building your presence in the music sector, and lightness and cleverness in building relations are ways to keep it up. A short, often1-minute long presentation of yourself or your project should be a key in your pocket: always ready to be taken out and used to open the right door. A good and clever pitch requires many hours of work and even more exercises. The workshop will support the participants at every stage. What does pitching mean for an artist? How to write a brief, witty and effective pitch?When to pitch your project? Pitching Savoir Vivre. What else speaks for us?body language? How to control stress when the time is running short?

Instructors: Chimes Agency - Magda Jensen, Magda Chołyst


Magda Chołyst – art coach. She runs coaching for artists, managers and culture and arts sector staff. She runs individual sessions, workshops and lecture at art academies. A graduate of Ericson College of Vancouver, Adam Mickiewicz University, a fellow of Sorbonne. For 10 years, she has been working in culture, art and creative industries. She worked with the Polish Institute in Paris, Ad Arte Foundation, Pracownia duży Pokóej, Wajda School and Studio, LABLife, Watou Art Festival (Belgium), conference nieWidzialny Design (inVisibile Design) or ScriptFiesta Festival. A teacher at Collegium Civitas and the Warsaw School of Photography. In Chimes, she is responsible for coaching, designing workshops, developing agency services and new tools for the music industry.

Magdalena Jensen –  music manager with a lot of experience, organiser of cultural, art and music events as well as festivals. A consultant for Polish bands at showcase festivals. A promoter of the music industry abroad. A graduate of International Relations and Political Studies at the University of Vermont. She worked with: BRODKA, Paula and Karol, Rebeka, Eric Shies Them in His Pockets. She currently manages Ifi Ude and Soniamika. She coordinates the European Music Fair “Co jest grane” (Organizes the conferences, builds networks of contacts with international delegates, promotes the event abroad).  She cooperated with OFF Festival (as producer of video sessions with 12 music bands for the radio station KEXP from Seattle) or the conference Media and Literary. CEO of Chimes Agency.

6 July 2017, 14:00-16:00 | Workshops of Culture in Lublin, Grodzka 5a