The Future of Music Festival is an annual music festival taking place at the McMillan Theatre in Bridgwater, Somerset. The festival is organised by Bridgwater & Taunton College music technology and music practice students and is a celebration of students’ work, including the Music Technology Exhibition, student bands, solo performances, interactive installations and workshops.
BBC Introducing in the West will be broadcasting from the event and giving a talk on how musicians can get involved in BBC Introducing and break into the music scene.
The PRS and the Musicians’ Union will be giving talks and Q&A sessions on a range of copyright, licensing and royalty issues that impact on professional and aspiring musicians and music producers.
Dance music production masterclasses will be taking place in the main auditorium during the day, offering students and the general public a unique insight into how electronic music is produced and performed.
Music industry trade stalls will be situated in the foyer of the theatre with many giveaways and competitions including a fantastic opportunity to win a Minirig.