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Summer Studio

From 6 August – 26 August Sage Gateshead are offering FREE short residencies (up to one week) for musicians, singers or artists to create new work, develop their practice or prepare for a performance.

During the week you will have the chance to:

  • Rehearse, create and collaborate for one week in a dedicated space at Sage Gateshead
  • Attend a one-to-one session with a music professional, focussing on song writing, PR, management or production
  • Attend a professional photoshoot
  • Record a demo
  • Perform in a two-day showcase in Sage Two at the end of your residency in front of family, friends, and invited members of the music industry (date TBC)

To apply please fill out the form below, or send a one minute video on what you would like to achieve to

The Festival is produced by Sage Gateshead in association with NARC. magazine.

Sage Gateshead is one of 40 PRS for Music Foundation Talent Development Partners. Sage Summer Studio forms part of a wider programme of talent development at Sage Gateshead that will provide opportunities for a broad range of musicians working across different music genres.