Have you ever heard? We’re simply 11 months out from an internationally acclaimed occasion that can put a world highlight on Huntsville’s music metropolis ambitions.
The Rocket Metropolis will proudly welcome the twelfth Music Cities Conference Oct. 18-20, 2023. Hosted by the Huntsville Music Workplace and Huntsville-Madison County Conference & Guests Bureau, it can discover the significance of music within the improvement of cities all world wide.
With delegates from 20+ nations attending, the conference will showcase and have a good time our wonderful dwelling in addition to our music efforts to a whole bunch of business professionals.
A wide range of stakeholders might be in attendance, from Metropolis officers and musicians to occasion administrators, actual property professionals and financial improvement leaders. Anybody curious about music’s function in making a vibrant and sustainable metropolis ought to take part.
The conference will function a number of panel discussions, shows and roundtables. Their function is to showcase the most recent and greatest practices exploring the use and significance of music throughout the improvement of cities the world over.
Dialogue subjects will embrace:
International music metropolis insurance policies
Music and financial improvement
Music and expertise
Music’s future function in cities
Nighttime financial system
Metropolis and place branding
Music’s affect on actual property
Music for group constructing and extra.
The conference can even function a number of stay music occasions, afterparties and thrilling networking alternatives at quite a lot of venues, together with the Von Braun Heart, Orion Amphitheater and U.S. Area & Rocket Heart. We’ll additionally offer delegates a complimentary music tour of Huntsville showcasing the town’s primary music sights.
All the proper notes
The truth that we’ve landed the Music Cities Conference underscores what we already know – it’s an thrilling time for music in Huntsville. Making a extra dynamic and numerous music ecosystem is one thing we’re taking severely because it strengthens our financial system and promotes tourism.
Our purpose is to strategically domesticate a world-class music scene not like anyplace else and be acknowledged as a premier worldwide music vacation spot.
The caliber of expertise we’re attracting to The Orion Amphitheater, Mars Music Corridor, VBC, Stovehouse, Furnishings Manufacturing unit, The Camp and different native venues continues to impress. Music training can be reaching new heights with the Alabama A&M Maroon & White Band’s invitation to participate within the 2023 Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade and the Huntsville Excessive College Band’s upcoming participation in London’s 2024 New Yr’s Day Parade.
These components, mixed with the efforts of Arts Huntsville, Huntsville Symphony Orchestra, Opera Huntsville, Maitland Conservatory, the Microwave Dave Music Training Basis and different community-minded organizations, are positioning us nearer towards our purpose – turning into a number one music metropolis.
Fortuitously for us, key stakeholders throughout the music business are beginning to hear the music we’re singing. The Music Cities Conference is a chance to show up the amount.
Wish to take a look at the conference?
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Huntsville Music Officer Matt Mandrella may be reached by emailing [email protected]