Monday, October 28, 7:00 PM
Nashville Berklee Jam
with special guest
Performance Coach, Diane Kimbrough
at The Rutledge
Join us for the last Nashville Berklee Jam of 2013 when performance coach, Diane Kimbrough will talk about the key elements of maximizing on stage performance – presence, expression, communication and style. After her talk there will be an open jam during which Diane will be available to critique and coach performers. This night is geared towards both singers and bands and the critiques will be optional.
With over 25 years of experience in the entertainment industry, Diane is one of the most in-demand live performance coaches in the country, with clientele ranging from emerging artists to top selling recording acts. Diane’s work has appeared on every major television network. She has staged a wide variety of events from ABC’s “Monday Night Football” promo to “The All American Thanksgiving Day Parade” for CBS. She is a veteran of eight seasons of the Country Music Association Awards, staging such knockout numbers as Big & Rich’s “Loud”, Brad Paisley’s “Online” and a young Shania Twain’s show-stopping “I’m Outta Here.”
Live Performance Coach, Diane Kimbrough, helps artists in every genre transform their stage show from a concert to an experience. Pop, Country, Rock, Alternative. Singers, vocal groups, bands. Diane takes them from singing a song to delivering their most riveting performance. “Create an experience and you’ve created a fan.”
With Live Performance Coaching you learn to:
- Focus every visual element toward supporting your brand/image
- Make the visual impact match the musical statement
- Create memorable moments
- Enhance your creativity and cultivate spontaneity
- Structure a powerful set list
- Rehearse well and effectively without creating a manufactured look
- Direct the energy on stage
- Gain confidence and become more comfortable on stage
This event is open to the public and free to Berklee alums with a $5 cover for non-alumni (each alum can have one guest get in for free).. There will be a sign-up sheet for the jam, which will be first come first serve (all styles welcome, if you would like to play original songs please bring number or chord charts).
Please e-mail Eric if you have any questions.
Doors: 6 PM
Talk: 7 PM
Jam: 8 PM
The Rutledge, 410 4the Avenue South, Nashville TN 37201