05.02.2024: UK Music’s Director of Education & Skills Dr Oliver Morris spoke on a panel at the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic’s Music Industry Careers Fest about careers in the music industry.
On Sunday February 4, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic held a Music Industry Careers Fest, delivered in collaboration with LIMF Academy, with support from Culture Liverpool/SIF.
The event was for young people aged aged 14-21 with an interest in working in the music industry and featured hands-on workshops, demonstrations and talks from industry experts.
With over 400 young people registered ahead of time the day was an excellent opportunity to talk to people interested in a career in music from Liverpool and surrounding areas.
UK Music’s Director of Education Dr Oliver Morris at the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Music Industry Careers Fest
Oliver ran a UK Music stand to talk with attendees and also appeared on the panel Portfolio Careers in the Music Industry with Elise Brown from Revere Arts, artist mentor and record label manager Grace Goodwin, Dr Michelle Phillips, Head of Enterprise (Academic) and Senior Lecturer in Music Psychology at Royal Northern College of Music, and radio presenter Ellie Ajao.
Also in attendance were Music Academic Partnership (MAP) members LIPA, University of Liverpool, and Edge Hill University. For more info on MAP see here.Back to news