If you missed Summer NAMM this year or some of the important sessions, check out some highlights now, including the State of the Industry Address video.
The last day of the 2010 Summer NAMM Show featured Music Inc. magazine's "Best In Show" product review as part of the show's NAMM University Breakfast Session:
Flood Relief Efforts, Music Education Support are Main Themes for Three-Day Event
Day Three: Music Products Professionals Leave Summer NAMM with Orders and Ideas; Enthusiasts Enjoy Wanna Play Music Sunday
Day Two: Music Products Professionals Gather for Business, Information and Music
NAMM, the trade association of the international music products industry, hosted the second day of 2010 Summer NAMM today at the Nashville Convention Center.
Day One: The Music Products Industry Celebrates the Local Community Music Store, Supports Flood Relief in Nashville
Starting with a free meal and industry discussion at the daily Breakfast Sessions, followed by idea-filled presentations in the Idea Center every 30 minutes, it's easy to make some time to pick up new ideas on everything from social media to sales.
From a night of industry bands at the Pre-Show Party at The Hang on Thursday, June 17, to a day of fun on Wanna Play Music Sunday, June 20, Summer NAMM offers many ways to discover new ideas, watch the pros and enjoy live music while you're in Nashville.
NAMM is working with Next Big Nashville, American Songwriter magazine, the Nashville Musicians Association and MusiCares on a program called The BIG Gear Giveback where NAMM vendors, gear companies and compassionate musicians will have the opportunity to donate gear to working musicians
In an effort to help the flood-damaged areas of Nashville, NAMM has organized several ways for people to donate money and instruments to benefit local musicians and their families who suffered major losses.