The upcoming Production Music Conference (“PMC”) hosted by the Production Music Association (“PMA”) is proud to announce that Golden Globe, Grammy and BAFTA nominated composer Harry Gregson-Williams will kick-off the PMC as their keynote speaker on Monday, October 17th. In addition to playing clips from some of his hit films including The Martian andthe Shrek franchise, Harry will discuss the creative process, his beginnings, writing production music for KPM and how he developed his career to become one of Hollywood’s top film composers.
“The PMA is absolutely thrilled to have Harry Gregson-Williams as our featured keynote speaker at the upcoming Production Music Conference. Mr. Gregson-Williams has distinguished himself as one of the world’s leading film score composers and we look forward to hearing his unique insights about the production music business and his successful transition into film scoring!” comments Randy Thornton, PMA Chairman.
PMC takes place at the Le Méridien Delfina in Santa Monica on October 17th and 18th. The newly expanded 2-day conference will host business, creative and technology panels featuring the best and brightest in the Production Music world and will consist of industry panels, educational seminars with music professionals, and networking events. New features include 1 on 1 meetings with a professional, hosted roundtable discussions with professionals, and nearby networking and meeting spaces.The goal of the conference is to bring the Production Music community together and provide actionable solutions for our music, business and our clients. The conference will educate on current trends and tools, supply valuable information, share the creation of industry-wide technology standards and provide a state of the industry to the composing, songwriting and publishing communities. The PMC strives to provide a positive and inspired forum to attendees and, after only two years, is now a fixture in the calendar for people involved in all aspects of production music.