Virtual Voices

Building Your Music Career and Getting Paid

A Conversation featuring Music Industry Finance Executive, Alex Heiche, Sound Royalties Regional Director of Business Development & Artist Relations, Vanessa Thomas, and Accomplished Singer-Songwriter-Multi-Instrumentalist, Richard Walters.

This panel will explore the intricacies of a music career with first-hand experiences recounted by a successful music creator and two music-finance experts. Learn more about how to gain traction from scratch, ensure you are registered and collecting all sources of income, and how to leverage your royalty streams to create personal financial wealth and ongoing success.

RBC® is proud to support Canadian talent through our Emerging Artists Project in partnership with Canadian Music Week’s Virtual Voices Series.

Supporting the arts is a long-standing priority of RBC®. We recognize the important role they play in building vibrant communities and strong economies. We also recognize the struggle many artists go through to gain the recognition they need to become successful in their practice. The RBC Emerging Artists Project helps artists bridge the gap from emerging to established, and supports organizations that provide the best opportunities to advance artists’ careers.

The RBC Emerging Artist Project support results-driven programming to help artists bridge the gap from emerging to established, in the early stages of their career, by providing Networking, Training & Exposure to new/diverse audiences. More info

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