Nashville Songwriters Festival

The Nashville SongWriters Festival on Music Row is several music happenings in one! Find your place in the mix. It’s 4 days of live original music from all genres on multiple stages, education, parties, networking and gathering of friends representing the past, present and future of songwriting at the top of Music Row in Nashville, TN. May 30 – June 2, 2013.

The live performances, Music Specialty Help Areas, Networking and Open Mic are concurrently running events. Attendees can take in all or parts and “Play it by ear!”

Songwriters of all genres share their music on multiple stages and open sing rings. The fest is open to all forms of songwriting, from the novice to the professional. There are no pre qualifications to play or attend. Everyone is encouraged to come as they are. All attendees will have the opportunity to share their words or music and find their place in the mix.

While at the fest, writers can also attend the Specialty Music Areas on over 18 Industry Topics, Q & A sessions and gather other personal tid bits, all about the craft and business of songwriting.

For registered and non performing writers there will be a “Writer’s Area” provided by the Fest near the Info Booth. At the display table attendees can deposit their CD’S and the fest staff will take inquiries or make sales for participants. Also drop off a copy of your songs in the Fest Drop Box where your materials can be checked out by the fest or forwarded to others.

Performing and Non performing / Industry, music related business, volunteers and the public wishing to participate in the May 30 – 2, 2013 activities can visit to learn more ~Jess Hotovy ~ Douglas Milford ~ Waylon Payne ~ and Robert Robinson of Big Elephant will be available at the ~ Speak To A Pro Informational and Learning area. We will be set up at the Music Row Best Western in the lounge ~ 1407 Division Street 37203. Stop by and please bring your questions and or concerns! Team Big Elephant will have your answers!

1407 Division St Nashville, TN 37203