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DC Music Summit Announces Gala to Build Creative Economy
By: DC Music Summit
DCMS is making a call to all local music industry professionals—
In addition to gauging interest in attendance by this community, we also welcome donations (https://www.paypal.com/
Members of the press are also welcome to join us at the gala, including at the step and repeat portion where we will be conducting video interviews. For those who inquire, we will provide a press pass to attend and cover the event.
DCMS founder and Executive Director Dior Ashley Brown states, "We're thrilled to host our first fundraising gala which will bring our community closer together while highlighting our dynamic music scene! People from all musical and professional backgrounds will gather in support of the same cause—growing the creative economy in the DMV area and uplifting local artists. Let's invest in DMV music."
DCMS envisions a sustainable infrastructure to support local, working musicians and the larger industry community, especially people of color and women. To do this, we need the participation and support of people who share these values.
About the DC Music Summit
DC Music Summit (DCMS) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to accelerating the careers of music industry creatives and professionals in Washington, DC, Maryland, Virginia—and beyond. We achieve this mission by facilitating programming for our community to acquire skills and cultivate inspiration needed to thrive in the evolving music industry. In addition to year-round programming, we host an annual flagship conference. DCMS focuses on the musicians' business, community, and art, and programming is designed to build greater understanding, deepen connections, and create opportunities. DCMS puts itself in the heart of the underserved communities/