MUSIC IN – Music Industry Workshop – The ABC of the music industry


7  July, 14:00 – 17:00 | Workshops of Culture in Lublin, Grodzka 5a




How to begin organising a concert tour? How to promote your music? Who is a booker? What are the responsibilities of A&R? What is the role of the promoter? You will find the answer to this and other questions at the lecture discussing the music sector and how it works.  You will learn what path the music goes through from the moment it is conceived by the author, through recordings, promotions, concerts and export abroad. You will learn what to look out for and where to look for opportunities. You will obtain useful information sure to deepen your knowledge about the music sector!

Instructor: Radek Chudzio

Radek Chudzio
 –  promoter, manager, booker. He started his career by working with alternative artists (Kari, Karolina Cicha, Plastic). Then he was a Booking Manager at the Warsaw Progresja – the biggest concert club in Poland. He was responsible for organising concerts of such artists as Moderat, Kiasmos, Mastodon, Three Days Grace and many other artists. He currently leads the Polish branch of Fource Entertainment – concert promoter operating in Canada and the Czech Republic and recently also in Poland. Moreover, he manages Oliver Heim who made sensational appearances in many media, such as The Independent, The Times, The Guardian, Mojo. Uncut, BBc Radio 1 and others. Oliver gave many concerts in Europe, including at the most important showcase festivals, such as The Great Escape, Reeperbahn, Primavera Sound, Europavox and in Poland at Opener, among other things. He also went on tours with such bands as Wild Nothing, Mutual Benefit, Frankie Cosmos or Julia Jacklin. Radek is also one the founding members of Music Managers Forum Poland – a part of IMMF – the biggest organisation gathering music managers in the world. A member of Polish trade missions at such conferences as Reeperbahn or Tallinn Music Week, Delegat and a panellist at Eurosonic, The Great Escape, Moscow Music Week, Break Out West, Ment Lubljana, among others.