October 07, 2009

PAUL CUNNINGHAM WORKSHOP WRAPS

(l-r) are workshop participants James Wells and Rebecca Howard, ASCAP's Jason Silberman, workshop participants Libby Weaver, Ryan Sutton, Kendra Morris, Jenda Wight, Tommy Mokas, Nick Howard, Julia Haltigan, John Gribbon, Janet Onyenucheya and ASCAP's Marc Emert-Hutner

Participants in the 2009 ASCAP Foundation Paul Cunningham Songwriters Workshop, held on September 22 and 23 at ASCAP's NYC headquarters, wrapped up their experience with a listening party at ASCAP on Wednesday, October 7.

As part of the workshop, which included notable guest speakers Sam Hollander, Eric Beall, Peter Wade and Jimmy Landry, representing different areas of the music industry, the advanced songwriters selected for the group were required to write and demorecord a new song. All of the songs were played at the listening party.