A Full Day Of Events During CMJ Music Marathon

*Live Performance Showcase at Lion's Den
*Two Management Panels at CMJ/Lincoln Center
*Invitation-Only Managers Symposium at CMJ/Lincoln Center
*$249 MMF member registration rate EXTENDED TO SEPT. 12 (seriously discounted)

Music Managers Forum (MMF) has participated with the CMJ Music Marathon in New York City for the past two years with very successful and well-attended panels, mentor programs, and peer group meetings and parties. For CMJ Music Marathon on Saturday, September 17, 2005, MMF will be more active than ever with the following plans:

MMF will be presenting their first live performance showcase featuring acts managed by MMF members/managers. MMF’s live performance showcase during CMJ Music Marathon on Saturday, September 17 will be held at:

Venue: Lion’s Den
Address: 214 Sullivan Street (between Bleecker & West 3rd Streets)
New York City
Phone: (212) 477-2782
Website: www.cegmusic.com/lionsden (online advance ticketing available)
Tickets: $10.00-advance / $12.00-Day of Show. Charge by phone: (800) 594-TIXX (8499)

7:00 PM: MMF Managers Network Gathering & Cash Bar–Reception
8:00 PM: Road Recovery PresentsCrazy James (NYC) – www.crazyjames.net 
8:30 PM: Ali & The Electric Insect (NYC) – www.stevenscharf.com/description.php?talentID=69
9:30 PM: David Berkeley (NYC) – www.davidberkeley.com
10:30 PM: Cindy Bullens (L.A.) – www.cindybullens.com
11:30 PM: Fredalba (L.A.) – www.fredalba.com 
12:30 AM: The Popo’s (Philadelphia) – www.thepopos.com 
1:30 AM: Lourds (NYC) – www.lourdsmusic.com


Two Panels presented by MMF @ CMJ - at Alice Tully Lobby in Lincoln Center
MMF will present two panels at CMJ to continue a tradition of informing and educating new managers and CMJ attendees about music management, the MMF and our mission.
The times and names of the two panels are:
11:30 AM: "Everything You Wanted To Know About Management But Were Afraid To Ask"
2:00 PM: "21st Century Management: New Models, Paradigms and Opportunities"


Invitation-Only Symposium (Music Managers Peer Meeting) at CMJ Music Marathon
As the biggest music industry convention in New York City, MMF will hold an invitation-only closed door symposium (peer group meeting). The meeting will include MMF members gathering from around the world plus any managers registered at CMJ and interested in the MMF. The MMF will extend this invitation to any other managers attending CMJ who are interested in joining the non-profit organization and want a chance to learn more about the MMF and mingle with the members.
Symposium on Saturday, September 17 at Lincoln Center
Time: 3:30 PM to 4:45 PM Location: Alice Tully Lobby


*$249.00 MMF@CMJ registration rate EXTENDED DEADLINE! (lowest discounted rate possible)
Special rate for all MMF members from anywhere in the world... rate is effective until August 31, 2005.
After August 31, 2005, the CMJ registration rate jumps to $445.00 (savings of up to $195 per registration!!!)
All MMF members who paid their annual $75 (US) dues qualify for this seriously discounted rate. 

MMF members residing outside the United States must register by downloading the registration form at www.cmj.com and sending the form via fax to Abe Pollack at CMJ at (001) (917) 606-1914. You must include your credit card information and note that you qualify for the $249.00 registration discount.