The Gospel Music Association announces prizes and opportunities surrounding the reVIEWyou programming at IMMERSE 2013

IMM LogoThe Gospel Music Association’s conference, IMMERSE, which is being held May 26-29 at LifeWay Christian Resources in Nashville, TN, is designed as a one stop for developing artists and songwriters, providing legitimate training and networking with Christian music professionals.  Participants benefit from one-on-one mentoring in addition to general sessions and workshops that focus on topics ranging from vocal coaching and stage presence to songwriting and touring. 

As part of the conference, the GMA announced an incredible list of prizes for the reVIEWyou program at IMMERSE. Prizes include:

  •  Mainstage Performance at Night of Joy at Disney World in Orlando, FL
  • Performance on JCTV’s globally broadcast concert series “1 Music Drive”
  • Products from GHS Strings
  • Tickets to attend the 44th Annual GMA Dove Awards in Nashville, TN
  • MediaShout’s Band in Hand Software Package and Song Pack
  • Products from Rocktron
  • Meetings with top industry professionals.

reVIEWyou offers unprecedented access and firsthand critiques from songwriters, managers, publishers and other top industry professionals. reVIEWyou entries are narrowed throughout the event to a list of three finalists per category.  These individuals then perform live on Wednesday, May 29 for a panel of industry executives who then determine the winners.  In addition to the exposure, participants can benefit from a variety of prizes being offered this year, including:
IMMERSE has announced a stellar lineup of classes and general sessions including: Brandon Heath, Tommy Walker, Plumb, Jennie Lee Riddle, Steve Taylor, Montell Jordan, Joel Lindsey, Michael Farren, Brett Manning, Steve Hindalong, Carl Cartee, Michael Boggs and Tony Wood. Industry representatives from leading companies such as Capitol Christian Group, Lillenas Publishing, Provident Music Group, True Artist Management, Word Entertainment and 168 Management have been confirmed as well.

Workshops and classes for IMMERSE include Fundamentals of Song Structure; Who Are You Singing For; Me, Myself and My Brand; Writing Children’s Music; Publishing Basics for Independent Songwriters; On the Road Again, a Practical Guide to Booking and Touring; Writing for Worship; and Extreme Live Makeover, the Cure for the Common Show.

IMMERSE 2013 will be held May 26-29, 2013 at the LifeWay Christian Resources Building, 1 LifeWay Plaza, Nashville, TN 37234.  For more details on the reVIEWyou program and how to register for IMMERSE visit: www.experienceimmerse.com.