sofasession at Musikmesse Frankfurt 2016

Frankfurt Music Fair is coming up again! Loads of music instruments, cool software, musicians and of course music. And sofasession is going to be there, too! You can visit our booth at Hall 9, Level 1, C32. Here is what we are offering you.

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Making music with others – sofasession

As a recurrent reader of our blog you might be aware of what we at sofasession are doing for you. If not, here is a short summary:

  • Find other musicians for musical projects
  • Record your musicial ideas and share it with others
  • Get contributions of other musicians to musical ideas
  • Jam live with other musicians over the internet
  • Discover new music from other great artists

So basically, we want to help you in becoming creative with other musicians easily. Why? Because we are also musicians and we know ho difficult it is to find time and musicians to make music together. Oh yeah, and you can use sofasession for free.

Let's rock!
Let’s rock!

sofasession at Frankfurter Musikmesse

We will be present at the Musicfair 2016 from Thursday 7th of April until Sunday 10th of April, each day from 10:00am to 7:00pm. On our booth we will have cool give aways for you, will show you some new features and highlights of sofasession. But mostly, it should be about making music. We would love to have you with us and be musically creative together. sofasession at Musikmesse Frankfurt is really about music.

Our booth is located at Hall 9, Level 1, Stand C32.

Frankfurter Musikmesse Hallenplan sofasession
Frankfurter Musikmesse Hallenplan sofasession

Workshop Schedule

We have prepared a wonderful workshop programme for all visitors of the Frankfurt Music Fair. The events will take place either on our booth (H 9.1, C32) or in the Club Forum (H 9.1).

Learn to improvise (in English)

Thursday, 7.4., 10:30 – 11:00, H 9.1, C32

Marcel Ven is giving some interesting insights on how to achieve the ultimate goal of musicianship: Correct improvisation.

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Learn to improvise
A workshop with Marcel Ven in English at the Frankfurt Music Fair
Hall 9.1 C32, sofasession booth
sofasession
contact@sofasession.com

Musician collabs over the internet (in English)

Thursday, 7.4., 17:00 – 17:45, H 9.1, Club Forum

Did you ever wonder how you could collaborate with your bandmates or even unknown musicians over the internet? We are showing you how you can create great music with great musicians using sofasession.

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Musician collabs over the internet
A live workshop on how to collaborate with musicians worldwide over the internet
Hall 9.1, Club Forum
sofasession
contact@sofasession.com

How to write a song

Friday, 8.4., 10:30 – 11:00, H 9.1, C32

Two great musicians, Marcel Ven and Peter Luha show you what it takes to write a great song.

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How to write a song
A live workshop on how to write a song with the two musician Peter Luha and Marcel Ven at the Frankfurt Music Fair
Hall 9.1 C32
sofasession
contact@sofasession.com

Looping session

Friday, 8.4., 15:30 – 16:00, H 9.1, C32

Peter Luha is back! Woohoo… maybe some of you saw his performance on our booth last year, it is pretty amazing what Peter does with nothing but his guitar, voice and a looper (and an occasional flute). See guitar looping live in action!

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Guitar looping session
Peter Luha is back! Woohoo… maybe some of you saw his performance on our booth last year, it is pretty amazing what Peter does with nothing but his guitar, voice and a looper (and an occasional flute). See guitar looping live in action!
Hall 9.1 C32
sofasession
contact@sofasession.com

Online Jam Session

Friday, 8.4., 16:30 – 18:00, H 9.1, C32

How does an online jam session work? We will show you a musical performance between musicians on the fair and people playing from other parts of Europe, live. Musicians are free to join the session!

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Online Jam Session
How does an online jam session work? We will show you a musical performance between musicians on the fair and people playing from other parts of Europe, live. Musicians are free to join the session! You can also join online on www.sofasession.com
Hall 9.1 C32
sofasession
contact@sofasession.com

How to write a song

Saturday, 9.4., 10:30 – 11:00, H 9.1, C32

Come back for part 2 of the songwriting workshop with Marcel and Peter. More insights and examples what great songwriting really means.

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How to write a song
Come back for part 2 of the songwriting workshop with Marcel and Peter. More insights and examples what great songwriting really means.
Hall 9.1 C32
sofasession
contact@sofasession.com

Startups and Music

Saturday, 9.4., 16:00 – 16:45, H 9.1, Club Forum

So, startups are really hyped at the moment. There is literally an app for everything. But what can startups do for musicians? An interesting panel discussion between startups, musicians and the audience.

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Startups and Music – a discussion
So, startups are really hyped at the moment. There is literally an app for everything. But what can startups do for musicians? An interesting panel discussion between startups, musicians and the audience.
Hall 9.1 Club Forum
sofasession
contact@sofasession.com

How to compose

Saturday, 9.4., 18:00 – 18:30, H 9.1, Club Forum

Shortly before the saturday night fever we are going do dig into the art of composition together with Marcel.

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How to compose
Shortly before the saturday night fever we are going do dig into the art of composition together with Marcel.
Hall 9.1 C32
sofasession
contact@sofasession.com

Music Theory

Sunday, 10.4., 10:30 – 11:00, H 9.1, C32

Marcel is going show us a very interesting alternative approach to music theory. If you are interested in songwriting, improvisation or improving your musical skills, this workshop could be an eye-opener for you.

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Music Theory
Marcel is going show us a very interesting alternative approach to music theory. If you are interested in songwriting, improvisation or improving your musical skills, this workshop could be an eye-opener for you.
Hall 9.1 C32
sofasession
contact@sofasession.com

The full schedule for download

You can get the list of our workshops also as a download: Download our workshop schedule for later

Contest and activities

In case you forgot your sunglasses at home, you should definitely visit our booth. The deal is simple: Contribute to one of our songs or sing, play, shout something amazing, funny or powerful and go home with a pair of new smoking hot sunglasses.

Some interesting links

Here are a couple of links that might be interesting for you while visiting Frankfurt.
Frankfurt Music Fair – official website
Public Transportation Frankfurt

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