NARIP Music Supervisor Sessions
Intimate Meetings & Pitch Sessions with Top Music Supervisors
Session with Clearsongs Founder Jim Black
on Tuesday, February 12, 2013
at Shelter Island Sound in New York
Top Film TV Music Supervisor Jim Black is our special guest at this NARIP Music Supervisor Session in New York. He commissions, licenses and places music for Academy Award winning films and blockbusters. He also performs corporate branding, advertising and music strategy services for global brands such as Apple and Kohl’s. Limited enrollment of 16 people per session guarantees face-time with him, registrants get brief of his CURRENT music needs prior to the session to help them better prepare, a chance to pitch plus immediate feedback from her to YOUR material. In NARIP’s intimate session, you get to meet and pitch him for current opportunities.
ABOUT JIM BLACK
With over twenty years in the music industry, Jim Black brings an in-depth knowledge of music and the intricacies of music supervision and licensing to MAS. In 1998 he founded Clearsongs Inc. — a full-service music supervision and consulting company for Motion Pictures and Television — where he worked on dozens of films, including Academy Award winners such as Black Swan, The Wrestler and Sicko. Additionally, Jim has been a part of such critically acclaimed films as The Wackness, Kissing Jessica Stein, and Bachelorette. He now brings this knowledge and experience to the world of corporate branding and advertising, advising clients such as Apple and Kohl’s on music strategy and sonic branding. Jim is a classically trained performer who attended Manhattan School of Music and began his career as a professional musician.
Come meet this career-maker.
SMALL IS THE NEW BIG
NARIP’s small sessions (limited enrollment of 16 people per session) guarantee face-time with our guest, registrants get brief of supervisor’s CURRENT music needs, a chance to pitch plus immediate feedback. You get to meet and pitch our guest for current opportunities on the spot, receiving instant feedback as to whether a song or cue is appropriate or not, and most importantly, WHY. This feedback makes better pitches – and ultimately, placements – possible. Participants even have the opportunity to re-work music to better fit a supervisor’s needs.
Placements secured and professional relationships formed through NARIP”s music supervisor sessions have earned praise and and placements! See TESTIMONIALS and PLACEMENTS sections below.
Click here to read what people say about NARIP’s Music Supervisor Sessions.
NARIP MUSIC SUPERVISOR SESSIONS IN THE NEWS,
PLACEMENTS & SUCCESS STORIES
For articles in The Guardian (UK), MusikWeek (UK), Musik Woche (Germany), Taxi Drivers: Cinema e Cultura Metropolitano (Italy), MEOW (US) and other publications, and to read about NARIP members and session participants who have made over 20 placements since inception of NARIP’s series last year, click here. We’re delighted to report the most recent placement, The Chris Bergson Band’s song “Rain Beatin’ Down” that has been licensed for the rest of the season on ESPN for all of NASCAR programming.
Special thanks to Steve Addabbo at Shelter Island Sound for hosting this event.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
6:30 p.m. – Registration and networking
7:00 p.m. – Program begins
8:15 p.m. – Break
9:30 p.m. – Program ends
Shelter Island Sound
40 West 27th Street
New York, NY 10001
(between Broadway & 6th Avenue)
Click here for map.
NOT IN NEW YORK? PITCH REMOTELY OR VIA SKYPE
If you can’t be here in person, at most locations we can accommodate pitching via Skype, or we can present material and provide the guest music supervisor’s feedback to you directly. If you have questions about this, please call or email Mary Bee at 818-769-700 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Artist Managers, Producers & Artist Reps
A&R, Artist Development and Marketing Executives
Record, Distribution & Music Publishing Executives
Anyone seeking placement opportunities in film and film promotional campaigns.
$249 NARIP Members *
* Available to Professional and Executive NARIP Members only (not monthly members).
Members please log in to receive discount.
2 WAYS TO REGISTER
1. Online: www.narip.com (just scroll down)
2. Phone: 818 769 7007
Advance RSVP encouraged.
Pre-paid admission guarantees seating.
We appreciate your cooperation.
Call us at 818 769 7007 or email mary AT narip DOT com.
SOURCES FOR MORE INFO
Jim Back on IMDB
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