MIDI Membership Scheme
Supporting and connecting musicians and local businesses.
Calling all Devon-based musicians! Have you heard of the newly launched Music in Devon Initiative (MIDI) membership scheme? The scheme aims to support and connect musicians and local businesses through exclusive access to offers and discounts, regular updates on the Devon music scene, performance opportunities, and support from an incredible network of industry professionals.
MIDI is a non-profit organisation committed to developing emerging talent and increasing opportunities for musicians and audiences, helping to make music more accessible to all, as well as generating business for the music industry in Devon. The introduction of the MIDI membership scheme offers a chance for local musicians to immerse themselves in a community of like-minded people whilst receiving special discounts and benefits for only £20 a year.
The main goal of the scheme is to provide a fully-fledged system of musician development for aspiring musicians as well as producers, live event management and venue management. On top of receiving a membership card, tote bag and sticker, members will have access to regular news updates with information including gig listings, reviews, and performance opportunities. The scheme offers members exclusive discounts from a range of businesses including Exeter Phoenix, The Oddfellows, and Project Music. In addition to this, members can also expect key talks on the music industry from professionals artists on a range of topics including how to book gigs, social media promotion, recording and digital distribution. There will be a selection of social opportunities including MIDI organised gigs, social events and mixers, Jam nights and organised trips to see touring acts in other cities. The scheme is open to any Devon-based musicians from working professionals to those in training.
MIDI also invites local businesses to join in and support the scheme, alongside other local businesses - to find out more take a look at the website or email their Director, Nick Hall.
Details of membership sign-up:
Membership costs £20 per year and is limited to 500 members in the first year. To sign up to the MIDI Membership Scheme, musicians should head to: https://musicindevon.org/midi-membership-scheme/
Details for businesses:
Do you run a local business? Are you interested in supporting local musicians and Exeter’s vibrant music scene? To gain more information on becoming a support partner, email firstname.lastname@example.org