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Gallery 130 is for everyone. Partnering with leaders in industry and local artists, producers, and musicians and providing best in class education for everyone. Learn your skills and grow as an artist, engineer, or whatever is your passion.
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Frankie Silver Live
Saturday November 20th, 4-10PM
Frankie Silver is a NYC transplant to San Diego and a multi-talented singer, songwriter, and dancer pop-artist. Saturday, November 20th Gallery 130 and Frankie Silver will be bringing together performers, DJs, producers, and local artists for a beautiful outdoor event. Gallery 130 is a non-profit organization providing artists with opportunities to affordably create, produce, and build a future in music and art. All proceeds from the event will benefit Gallery 130 and the San Diego music and arts community.
ARTIST.DEV 002 | Brand Building Workshop for Artists
Saturday March 12th, 12:30-4PM
Learn about how to build a brand and what makes up brand image with Artist.Dev in this second installment featuring Hisham Dahud, and veteran music marketer, artist, and educator.
ARTIST.DEV 03 | Music Streaming Workshop with Mike Warner
Saturday June 25th, 1-4PM
An independent artist himself, Mike understands the challenges facing artists today better than anyone. As an educator, author, speaker, executive and leader, Mike's work has gained him recognition among his peers as the go-to authority on the forefront of the digital music world. Mike is unrelentingly passionate about empowering musicians with the tools they need to succeed.
Gallery 130 Artist Showcase
Saturday August 20th, 1-7PM
Free community event at Marston Point in Balboa Park. Enjoy an afternoon to chill and enjoy our DJ acts from some of our artist talent, featuring Gallery 130 students and artists! This will be an excellent way to enjoy the summer weather and celebrate our new 501(c)(3) status as a non-profit!
Mixing with Richie Beretta
Saturday October 8th, 1-4PM
Richie is closely involved with music education and institutions like Dubspot, and Electronic Music Collective as an instructor and curriculum designer.
During the seminar, Richie will break down one of his mixes and lead a discussion on how to be a more confident mixer, producer, and music creator. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and share their experiences during the guided discussion portion of the event.
Songwriting Workshop w/ Frankie Silver
Saturday April 15th, 1-4PM
Dive into the magic of songwriting and explore the various methods in this workshop. In this course you will learn the ways to translate your emotions into lyrics and melody. No instruments required, just bring a story to tell and your voice. Join us for this free workshop and learn to polish and grow your knowledge in writing music and lyrics.
advanced mixing & production workshop
SAT 05.13.23 1PM-4PM
Hosted at Rarefied Recording in North Park, Richie will run through a mix for a song by HAI-LIFE, a rapidly growing house artist & DJ from Brooklyn, NY. Starting with a breakdown of the production elements that comprise the song, attendees will learn about Richie’s decision-making processes regarding instrument & sample selection, arrangement, and sound design.
ARTIST.DEV 04 | Finding Balance & Mastering Habits
June 17th 1-4PM
Artist.Dev is back for the 4th installment featuring health and lifestyle coach Amanda Malcom-Brown. Amanda is a health and lifestyle coach who helps "Party People" (DJs, musicians, service industry professionals and those with similar lifestyles) create healthier, happier, more balanced lives and become their most badass selves. In addition to coaching, Amanda DJ's professionally, produces events and has been involved in the nightlife and hospitality industry for over 20 years. While this is geared towards DJ's and producers, all artists are encouraged to come!
Producer Challenge Song Contest
June 24th 12-4pm
Producer challenge song contest is a community event that allows local artists to bring in demo songs and have them judged by experts and industry representatives in a casual fun competitive setting.
Producer Accelerator 002
Starts September 13th, 2023 7-10PM
Whether you have some basic music production experience or are coming in completely fresh to the industry, Gallery 130 can help you get to the next level in order to confidently create your own music. This course will get you ready to self-release, submit your projects to labels, and collaborate with professionals in the music industry to help you achieve your dreams!
Industry Mixer Night
September 19th 8PM-2AM
Meet like minded people in the club, music, performance, and creative arts in an industry night at Fishtank in Old Town San Diego! Featuring open decks as well as a performance by Frankie Silver - this is a great opportunity to plan, create, and inspire events as we go into the fall 2023 season and look forward to the next year.
Holiday Industry Mixer
December 11th 8PM-2AM
Meet like-minded people in the club, music, performance, and creative arts in an industry night at Fishtank! Featuring open decks as well as a few performances by local artists - this is a great opportunity to plan, create, and inspire events as we look back on an amazing 2023 and look forward to the next year.