The Jazz Spotlight
How to Organize a Festival as a DIY Musician with Georgia Mancio
by Feb 12, 2015|
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Today’s episode is all about inspiration and how to turn dreams into something real! London-based jazz singer Georgia Mancio joins us on the show to talk about her career, the international vocal competition she won and the music festival she established: ReVoice! Festival.
I’m pretty sure you have favorite festivals, events you would love to perform at. But let me ask you this: have you ever thought about organizing your own festival? If so, you’re in the right place!
During our chat, Georgia shares her experience with ReVoice! and discusses pretty much everything you need to know to start planning your own event, from putting together a lineup and choosing a venue to how to promote the festival.
Today, You’ll Hear More About:
-How Georgia got started as a singer
– Her experience at the Brussels International Young Jazz Singers’ Competition, which she won and some jazz vocalists she recommends
– The story behind ReVoice! Festival and the challenge of being both a performer and director
– How Georgia put together incredible lineups for ReVoice!, find venues to host the event at and how she promotes the festival