Punch records has teamed up with Capital Xtra for music potential 2018. This collaboration will give young people the chance to take part in creative workshops, work experience opportunities, one to one industry mentoring, employability training, plus, the prospect of displaying your talent at the Music Potential unleashed showcase at the renowned music venue, KOKO.
Recently punch has lunched cypher in and out of Birmingham searching for the next big talent. iMedia has attended the Walsall cypher, we connected with very talented and creative artists punch has to offer, they also took part in music potential.
Capital XTRA’s Music Potential helps young people aged 18-25, not in employment, education or training to improve and develop crucial skills necessary in developing their talent and enhancing their employability prospects.
What Is Music Potential?
If you are passionate about being part of the creative industries with roles based in radio, performing, production or the music business, Capital XTRA’s Music Potential is where you need to be!
Music Potential is a short course which gives you the chance to work with music industry heavyweights including our celebrity ambassadors, Capital XTRA’s presenters & DJs to help sharpen your skills and increase your confidence!
This year we’ll be based in London, Birmingham & Belfast!
There are four stages of Capital XTRA’s Music Potential
Bootcamp – This is a one-day session offering a taste of what Music Potential has to offer.
MPX – This is a 10-day course which will help you develop around your chosen area of the music industry, develop your employability skills and work towards an accreditation. The MPX courses on offer are Songwriting & Performance, Radio Production, Music Production and Music Business.
MP Networks – After MPX, you’ll be offered work experience placements and opportunities to be mentored by music industry professionals. All of these opportunities are available exclusively to Music Potential!
UNLEASHED – Our final showcase, hosted by Capital XTRA’s presenters with the hottest UK acts in Hip-Hop, Grime & R&B performing alongside our Music Potential talent. If you’re not a performer, you can offer some support from behind the scenes.