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Seminar for Aruban Musicians

Seminar for Aruban Musicians:
Global music distribution on all streaming platforms to reach more fans and profit from your music!

Do you want to know how to reach more fans? How to globally distribute your music and make more money? How to better use streaming platforms?

The Department of Economic Affairs, Commerce and Industry (DEACI) through its unit Exprodesk and in collaboration with Mr. Tony van Veen from Disc Makers, is organizing the Seminar Global Music Distribution: How to reach more fans and profit from your music!

Date: August 9, 2019
Time: 9.30 AM- 12.00 PM
Venue: L.G. Smith Blvd #160, Sun Plaza Building 2nd Floor
Entrance: Free! (limited space)

Please make sure your information is correctly filled-out so we can send you the digital materials and slides after the workshop.

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Short bio of Mr. Tony van Veen:
Tony grew up in Aruba and is CEO of industry leading music manufacturing company Disc Makers. He is a Senior Executive with over 30 years' leadership experience in various aspects of the music and media industries, including digital music, manufacturing and operations, music rights monetization, and printing and distribution. He has managed multiple brands – including CD Baby, Disc Makers, BookBaby, AdRev, and Merchly – that have scaled in the fast-moving spaces of digital music distribution and monetization, and book self-publishing. His companies have worked with hundreds of thousands of musicians, filmmakers, and authors to help them get their music, video, and written content to market.

About the seminar:
This seminar is for every musician who wants to learn more about the digital music distribution landscape: who are the big players, what do they pay, and how do you get your music in front of their listeners. Tony will speak from his deep experience in digital music distribution and tell artists exactly what they need (and need to do) to easily get their music onto all the large streaming platforms. He will talk about monetizing your music, publishing, and YouTube revenues, plus other ways to increase your artist income. There will be an in-depth question and answer session at the end.

We hope to see you there! RSVP:

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