Music Industry professional Josh Harris is quickly becoming an in-demand educator, speaker and mentor. For over fifteen years, Josh has been working as a freelance producer, songwriter, engineer, touring musician, and remixer. His passion for teaching music production and music business lead him to author courses for the world-renowned online software training company, Lynda. He has been a guest lecturer at music production schools like Nelly's Ex'treme Institute, as well as provided Music Business and Music Production training for up and coming artists and producers. His mantra is simple: “Teach, train and prepare students for what the Music Industry really is, not the romanticized version.” Through customized lesson planning, Josh is able to streamline a student's curriculum, providing them with the necessary tools and knowledge to succeed in today's climate. As a producer, engineer and remixer, Josh's credits include top artists: The Killers, KoRn, Seal, Madonna, Britney Spears and James Murphy (LCD Soundsystem). His clients include: MTV, VH-1, NBC, ABC and USA Network. He has worked with every major label record label and even toured with Seal in 2008 as his musical director. Josh is a classically trained pianist and holds a B.A. in Music from Lawrence University.

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Supporting the Dream

Josh Harris

It’s a common scenario: your child is talented and showing a deep interest and passion for a career in music. The family is making a financial commitment to support that dream, but what are the first steps? How does the Music Industry actually work? As a parent, you want to protect your child and make sure that the right people are involved, however, your knowledge of how the industry works is limited. This causes an uneasy feeling about the important decisions that need to be made along the way.

Josh Harris will provide you with the framework of how to launch your child’s career, from working with producers and engineers, to meeting with entertainment lawyers and booking gigs. Social Media and career-launching strategies will be discussed.

what you get

  • Last up to one hour
  • Allow for up to 200 connections into the Cast (a connection is a login from a unique location)
  • Include the two-way video experience (including interactive HD streaming video and audio) and dedicated support