IPR DIY 360 – Late Fall 2009 Quarter
10/30—Joanna Jahn, producer from modern Music joined us to discuss sound design, advertising work and opportunities in the Twin Cities. Modern Music has produced music for some of the biggest Target advertising campaigns like “Hello/Goodbye.” Internship opportunities for IPR are being discussed now! Check her out at http://joannajahnvoicetalent.com/.
11/6—Matt Cannon game designer and inventor came to discuss his work with Zivix on a new Guitar Hero-like game requiring the design of dozens of loops. Students were asked to contribute ideas and tracks and will be reimbursed. They have used a number of IPR grads for internship positions and will use more! Check out Zivix at http://zivix.net/index.html.
Next week 11/13, Alicia Wiley, a fabulous singer songwriter!
http://www.myspace.com/aliciawiley Check out her MySpace and come with comments and questions.
DIY 360 is a weekly event hosted by Adam Levy. The goal is to introduce students to professionals in the field who have been successful, frequently by adapting to changes in the business where they make use of multiple skill sets. Guests share information about their careers, their philosophies about professionalism and their art. Guests often give advice to budding artists, entertainment business professionals, producers and engineers. DIY 360 is an opportunity for students to network with those working in the field and with each other as they work toward career success.