RJ has worked with and produced for some of the top artists in SA including: Tamra Dey, Lira, Ziyon, Proverb to name but a few.
He also spent the better part of 2017 producing and writing songs with New York based and Grammy nominated Artist Jann Klose in Johannesburg .
In the midst of all that RJ put out the album the 5th Story late last year.
Asked why do a masterclass RJ reply was quick and crisp “If the older artists are not passing on Knowledge we have a problem .I have always loved teaching and sharing knowledge and attendees ,will have practical tools to use to bring their music to market in 2018 ”
RJ will discuss the correct way to release YOUR music with special reference to his new album the “5th Story”
Physical copies will be on sale as well, post the masterclass.
Topics to be covered include:
- Album, EP or Single.
- Physical vs Digital Distribution.
- What is an ISRC code.
- How do song writing splits work.
- How do you get big name artists like Ziyon to appear on the album.
- Session players and payment.
- Mixing and Mastering.
- CD Printing costs.
- Sampling radio.
- Turn up Music.
- Press releases
There is plenty of time for a Q and A after the talk and all that we are asking is for a R50 .00 donation at the door on arrival
Venue -PAUL BOTHNER CLAREMONT
TIME 10AM TO 12 NOON
SATURDAY 13 JANUARY 2018
PHONE 021 674 4030 -BOTHNER STORE CLAREMONT