Youth In Blues Program
Youth in Blues is a FREE program initiative of the MBAS, and held annually since 2005, to encourage the next generation of Blues musicians. The Youth in Blues Program aims to help budding young Blues musicians and vocalists gain confidence and experience with the guidance and mentorship of established Blues musicians and music industry professionals.
The 2018 Youth in Blues Program expert music industry/professional musician mentors are : Wayne Jury (facilitator/co-ordinator) with Dan Nilsson (guitar), Sweet Felicia (bass & songwriting), Nardia Brancatisano (singing) and Robert B Dillon (recording & music industry).
Youth in Blues offers young people a place to show their musical talent in a fun, encouraging, supportive learning environment with like-minded Blues music supporters.
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Then join the Youth in Blues Program!
The 2018 Youth In Blues Program starts in May!
5 x fortnightly 3hr Saturday afternoon sessions 1.00pm - 4.00pm
Due to the structure of the YIB program it is a requirement of participation to attend ALL sessions.
Drum kit, electric keyboard, microphones and amplifiers (for bass/guitars/harp) are all supplied. Participants are only required to bring their own personal instruments (eg guitars).
Light snacks are provided for participants.
Registrations for 2018 have now opened: DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION FORM
Deadline for registration: Friday 27th April 2018