WORKSHOP

WEDNESDAY 27

13.00H – 14.30H

ROOM 01

WORKSHOP IN ENGLISH

THE BUSINESS

OF JAZZ

Jeff Levenson is a key figure in present-day jazz culture. He has worked in various roles over the course of his career; record executive, producer, journalist, Grammy trustee and teacher. His workshops and conferences on the jazz business offer a privileged viewpoint of the world which faces students after graduation: managing their career, discovering their own identity, recording and albums, production, networking, strategies for dealing with the press, publicity and marketing.

SPEAKER

Jeff Levenson

JEFF LEVENSON

Jeff Levenson  is a label executive, writer-producer, consultant and jazz columnist who collaborates with Taller de Músics as an external consultant and has taught workshops and courses at the same institution. His affiliations, past and present, include posts at Half Note, Sony, Warner Bros, Downbeat, Billboard and the Blue Note jazz club in New York.  He has produced and/or supervised 13 Grammy albums – 2 winners, 11 nominees.

Jeff Levenson also participates at the speed-meetings