The Kauai Music Festival is an awesome, intimate festival with tremendous pitch and networking opportunities, as well as fantastic concerts – in paradise! And be sure to check out their contest.
July 30 - August 2, 2014
2014 pros will be announced soon. Here is a partial list of the fantastic previous years' staff, this year's will be equally awesome:
Chris Birkett - International singer, songwriter, Producer, and engineer ("Nothing Compares to You," "I Can't Stop the Rain," ....) Chris' collaborations have sold more than 100 million records world-wide over the last 30 years.
- Bonnie McKee - Writer of (9) #1 singles including Katy Perry's "Roar," "California Girls," "Teenage Dreams," and hits by Britney, Taio Cruz, Christina Aguilera, Kelly Clarkson, and more ...
- Colbie Caillat - Hit recording artist
- Jeffrey Steele - Nashville songwriter extraordinaire
- Rupert Hine - Producer ("What's Love Got to Do With It," "Stevie Nicks," Duncan Sheik, ...)
- Sue Ennis -- More than 70 songs recorded by the band "Heart"
- David Trotter - Studio 51 Music Publishing
- John Cruz - Grammy and Na Hoku Winning Songwriter and Recording Artist.
- Haley Reinhart - American Idol Finalist
- Dondi Bastone - Music Supervisor ("The Descendants")
- Chris Jackson - Director of Music, Comcast / NBC Universal
- Harry Garfield - President, Harry Garfield Music and former Executive VP of Music, Universal Pictures.
- Ross Golan - Publisher/Songwriter/Artist, Warner Chappell Publishing. Ross wrote songs for Justin Bieber, Cee Lo Green, Nicki Minaj, Maroon 5, and Sean Kingston amongst others.
- Michael Laskow - President & CEO of TAXI, the world's leading independent A&R company.
- David Pack - Grammy-winning Producer and former lead singer/songwriter for Ambrosia.
- Casey Robison - Director of Writer/Publisher Relations for BMI in Los Angeles.
- Robert Schwartzman - Solo Artist and Lead Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist of Rooney.
- Adam Zelkind - Eight time award-winning composer for TV & Film.