GMA Immerse To Be Held June 22-25
January 31, 2014 at 9:08 AM (PT)
The GOSPEL MUSIC ASSOCIATION (GMA) announces that its sixth annual conference for developing artists, songwriters and worship leaders, IMMERSE, will take place JUNE 22-25, 2014. Held at the LIFEWAY CHRISTIAN RESOURCES corporate headquarters in downtown NASHVILLE, registration is currently open at a special discounted rate of $149 for a short time at ExperienceIMMERSE.com.
BART MILLARD from MERCYME will be a featured speaker and a mentor to young talent. AMERICAN IDOL contestant DANNY GOKEY will share his unique musical journey and perform songs from his upcoming album.
The MONDAY night concert will include a performance by DOVE AWARD nominated artist
CAPITAL KINGS. Also performing during the event is DOVE and STELLAR AWARD nominated artist JONATHAN MCREYNOLDS, new country- infused group RED ROOTS and actor-comedian BONE HAMPTON.
In addition, top executives from companies such as CAPITOL CHRISTIAN MUSIC GROUP,
PROVIDENT MUSIC GROUP, WORD ENTERTAINMENT, EONE ENTERTAINMENT, TRUE ARTIST MANAGEMENT and LIFEWAY WORSHIP have committed to participate as speakers, mentors and judges.
GMA Exec. Dir./JACKIE PATILLO says, "We are encouraged and honored with how IMMERSE is gaining momentum among aspiring artists, songwriters and worship leaders as well as across genres within our professional music community. We’re seeing an incredible response already in our registrations and are excited about expanding how IMMERSE serves these young creatives and, ultimately, our industry in the years ahead.”