Our 5-week Studio Connect programme is for musicians experiencing depression, anxiety and other mental health conditions as a result of loneliness and isolation due to the pandemic.

It has the same content and structure as our Studio Discovery programme with all activity online.

Studio Sessions & Artist Development Our recovery programmes offer studio sessions and artist development with music industry mentors for musicians, composers, song writers, lyricists, producers, vocalists and MC’s with mental health experience.

Music Industry Mentors & Professional Facilities The structured programme starts with 1:1 creative collaborative studio sessions. Songwriting, beat-making, production and recording in professionally-equipped studios.

Finished Product & Progression From studio sessions to artist development including live performance, a&r feedback, industry advice, biog, artwork, photos, social media, option to release on in house label. Certificate on completion with signposting to professional development opportunities.

Programme Philosophy Developing an identity as an artist offers a new way of knowing yourself and a chance to redefine who you are. You’ll increase your confidence and self-esteem, learn new skills, build resilience and open pathways to life opportunities. Specially trained music industry mentors and managers will support you to set and achieve realistic goals. The feelgood factor from professionally produced mixes of your musical ideas and the encouragement and feedback from professionals, peers and wider audiences will boost your wellbeing and recovery. On completion you’ll be freer from the limitations of your mental health and more aware of your true potential.