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Sound Check

Want to find out what it takes to break into the highly competitive music industry? Sound Check, a music seminar hosted by Continuing Education at Kennesaw State University, will give you insight into this industry. Aspiring producers, vocal coaches, songwriters and musicians will hear from top industry professionals how to break into the music business! Come learn about the benefits of becoming a member of the preeminent music organization, The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences®.

Friday, November 7, 2008 from 10 am - 1 pm

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Special Guests:

Kendrick Dean, also known by his production name WyldCard, is a GRAMMY® nominated musical composer and record producer who has co-written and/or co-produced music for GRAMMY® winners Chris Brown, Mary J. Blige, and Mariah Carey among others. WyldCard’s work has also appeared in motion picture hits “Step Up” and “This Christmas.” He continuously seeks additional outlets to display his talent, and is currently in negotiations to be the music director for an independent film distributed by Warner Brothers.


Jan Smith (Jan Smith Studios) is a certified multi-platinum vocal coach and vocal producer who has worked with Usher, Rob Thomas and matchbox 20, India Arie, American Idol finalist Diana DeGarmo, Collective Soul, rapper Young Jeezy, R&B phenomenon Ciara, and country music's Jennifer Nettles of Sugarland just to name a few. Smith currently serves as a national trustee for the Recording Academy. OR

GRAMMY University Network® (GRAMMY U), a unique and fast-growing community of college students who are pursuing careers in the music industry. GRAMMY U® helps prepare students for careers in the recording industry through networking, educational programs and performance opportunities. This is an exciting opportunity you do not want to miss.

Attendees will have a chance to enroll in the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, GRAMMY University Network® (GRAMMY U)



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