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NARIP: Expertise & Tools
To Market & Monetize Music 
Sat Apr 4, 2020
In This Issue
  • SIGNED: Francoeur Inks Deal With VQ Creative, Total NARIP Signings: 21
  • NOW Streaming: NARIP Pitch Session with VQ Creative's Quintero
  • COVID-19 Resources For The Creative Community
  • Upcoming NARIP Events
21st NARIP Signing Renald Francoeur

SIGNED: Francoeur Inks Deal with VQ Creative
NARIP's 21st Signing

VQ Creative‘s Vince Quintero, who guested at NARIP’s Synch Agent Pitch Session last year, has signed a third NARIP member Renald Francoeur for synch representation.  Congratulations!

Read about Quintero's two earlier signings - Bros Clem and Kurt Bordeaux - from the same Session where attendees presented music to him for his projects and films, and for representation.

Read HERE about NARIP's 21 signings.

This brings the number of signings from NARIP Synch Agent Pitch Sessions to 21.  These signings and sessions are just the latest in a long list of successes that benefit creators and their business counterparts.

Photo: Renald Francoeur

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NOW STREAMING: NARIP Synch Agent Pitch Session with VQ Creative's Quintero

NARIP's Synch Agent Pitch Session with Vince Quintero is now available to stream FREE for NARIP members and to purchase in our shop!  Hear Vince's reactions and live feedback to cues and song snippets, and what is synch-able. He should know! 

HERE now to listen to full-length audio (members log in to listen).

HERE to buy and download the program now.

HERE to see selection of NARIP videos including programs featuring 6x Grammy Award-winning producer Harvey Mason, Jr., NBC Universal's Chad Mallam, Natural Energy Lab's Danny Benair, Saturday Mix's Mary Ramos. Friendly Fire Music Licensing's Dan Koplowitz, Format Entertainment's Julia Michels, Terrorbird's Josh Briggs and others.
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COVID-19 Resources For The Creative Community

Thanks to CreativeFuture for assembling these

The Directors Guild of America (DGA) has an easy-to-follow snapshot guide for creative professionals who have lost current or upcoming full- or part-time work and need to apply for government assistance.
The Motion Picture and Television Fund has unveiled an array of support services, ranging from a COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund to an intake line offering sympathy and guidance.
The Actors Fund is a one-stop shop for members seeking financial assistance from the Actors’ Equity Association (AEA), the American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA), the International Cinematographers Guild (Local 600), the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE), the Producers Guild of America PGA), and SAG-AFTRA. If you are not a union member, you can still apply to receive help from The Actors Fund.
An array of music community partners launched, an online resource offering information on receiving unemployment and small business loans, as well as a roundup of organizations providing relief and potential grants.
Music industry workers “whose creative practices and incomes are being adversely impacted by COVID-19” can apply for financial relief through the Recording Academy’s relief fund.
This is what small businesses need to know about applying for assistance under the CARES Act.

And this is what nonprofit individuals and organizations need to know.

Robust technology solutions for nonprofits have never been more important. TechSoup is here to help equip them.
The Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation has set up a one-time COVID-19 emergency grant for individuals working in the exhibition sector of the film industry.
Need some strategies for staying creative and inspired while at home? 
Artnet has you covered.
This list is only a small portion of what’s out there (see more roundups herehere, and here), as goodhearted groups and individuals rally to help others.


Upcoming NARIP Events

  • Thu April 23: NARIP Webinar: After The Synch

  • Tue Apr 28: SOLD OUT NARIP Games Music Supervisor Pitch Session (Apex Legends, FIFA 20, Madden NFL 20, The SIMS 4), : EA's Raphaella Lima in LA

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