Women in Music Panel
March 21, 2019
GROOVE U seeks to advance the awareness, equality, diversity, heritage, opportunities, and cultural aspects of women in the musical arts through education, support, empowerment, and recognition. Join us for an in-depth discussion and Q&A with the midwest’s most badass females working in the industry!
Schedule of Events:
6:00 PM - program begins
7:30 PM - Q & A
8:00 PM - program ends
Angela Perley - Angela has been gigging nonstop with her band The Howlin’ Moons since they released their debut album in 2014, laying down an interesting mix of folk, Americana, and ’60s-tinged psychedelic rock that floats seamlessly between Bob Dylan and Procol Harum, sometimes within the same song."- Chris Griffy, No Depression
Anne Gauthier - Anne Gauthier is a Canadian Recording and Mixing Engineer working out of analog/digital studio La La Land in Louisville, Kentucky. Gauthier got her start playing drums in Montreal when she was 15, toured the country at 19, and eventually toured internationally with the band TR/ST. All the while, she found herself most drawn to the recording process. After working from her own studio for a few years she moved to Louisville in 2015 to work alongside producer Kevin Ratterman. She has actively worked to encourage more women to become a visible force in sound. She regularly volunteers her time and provides recording sessions and tech workshops pro bono for a variety of youth programs-- especially the 501c3 nonprofit organization, Girls Rock Louisville. Her recording credits include Murder by Death, Joan Shelley, Strands of Oak, White Reaper and has worked on sessions with Jim James, Jake Shears and Ray Lamontagne.
Marissa McClellan - Marissa is the Marketing Director for PromoWest Productions where she promotes over 400 concerts and events per year including Bunbury Music Festival in Cincinnati, OH. Marissa got her start in the music entertainment industry as Promotions Director for the long running classic rock radio station QFM96 and moved on to market arena events at The Jerome Schottenstein Center before becoming head of the marketing department for PromoWest Productions. When she’s not placing advertising or coordinating artist meet and greets Marissa can be found either at a show, planning her next traveling adventure or Instagramming her latest culinary masterpiece.
Sarah Joyce - Sarah earned her BA degree in Music and Business with a minor in Sound Production from Otterbein University. Sarah joined the team at LIVE! Technologies nearly 14 years ago as a Live Event Technician within the Audio Production department. She quickly elevated to assistant of the VP of Live Events and eventually to her current role as Account Executive. Sarah has helped execute notable events including: L Brands internal conferences and; the Columbus Chamber of Commerce, numerous Student Life events at OSU. Her diverse talents have helped her produce events for various non-profit organizations, as well, including: St Jude ALSAC, A Kid Again, United Negro College Fund, and the Columbus Boys and Girls Club. In her free time she enjoys indoor rock climbing with her husband, spending time with her family, cooking, and WINE.