The students from I.P.R. that attended SXSW would like to share some in-depth details from interviews that took place during their visit.
I.P.R. students interviewed participants on the streets of Austin during the festival. Interviews gathered information regarding people’s opinions on SXSW.
“We asked questions about new music, performances, and each of their favorite events.” – Odell Sumpter IV
Students met with industry professionals to get insight concerning career possibilities, and words of wisdom.
Professionals such as Dez Dickerson and Duncan McKie were interviewed about their involvement in music business, and what advice they had for those aspiring to work in the field of entertainment.
[kml_flashembed movie="http://www.youtube.com/v/kgXRqCoir9s" width="425" height="350" wmode="transparent" /] During I.P.R.’s six-day visit, students attended live performances featuring artists from around the world. Performing artists gave up their time for interviews with the students. Students received information about live performance, and inside details about each artist’s career goals.
Overall, the I.P.R. students who attended SXSW left Austin with powerful interviews full of positive, and useful, information.