During this “real world” creative experience you will engage with industry professionals, artists and peers in a songwriting camp hosted by the Wisseloord House of Music in The Netherlands in collaboration with BMG.
You will have the opportunity to work in one of the best studios of western Europe, writing, producing, and collaborating with established creatives in the Dutch music industry, an experience that ends with a final showcase where you will perform in front of industry professionals.
The House Of Music team will take care of inviting artists, other creatives and labels who are interested in working with the Berklee students and provide briefs from the industry.
The best tracks, selected by the Creative Director of the House of Music and the A&R’s of BMG will get the opportunity to get published by Wisseloord Publishing / BMG.Fill in our Application Form
If you are an experienced musician, composer, songwriter or artist looking to expand your network in Europe as well as your creative skills.
Travel to Hilversum
Check into hotel
Monday – Thursday
Songwriting Camp experience
10am-11am : Breakfast
11am – 1pm : Briefings, Clinics, Master classes…
1pm – 2pm : Networking lunch
2pm – Until : Studio sessions
Participants will submit final draft of songs for listening session. Songs will be chosen for final showcase.
10am – 11am : Breakfast
11am – 2pm : Final edits, revisions, and rehearsals
2pm – 4pm : Lunch and talk about paperwork
4pm – 5pm : Break
5pm – 7pm : Sound Check
7pm – 10pm: Final Showcase
The House Of Music can welcome you through the whole year for writing sessions or internships, but the dedicated writing camps will take place during school holidays.
• Transportation between Amsterdam and Hilversum
• Breakfast, Networking Lunch & Dinner in the Wisseloord
Restaurant (from Monday morning until Friday evening).
• Writing sessions
• Clinics, Masterclasses
• Flights to Amsterdam Schiphol
• Hotel (Possibilities to sleep in the Wisseloord bedrooms for 25€ per night for the 4 first applicants).
2 students can obtain a full scholarship for the camp financed by the House Of Music (exclusive of travel and hotel costs). This scholarship will be attributed to 2 composers, writers, artists or producers by a selection committee constituted or AnR’s, artists managers and label representatives.