Entering the Music Industry: A Fireside Chat with Sophia Chang
Please join Women in Music and NYU’s Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music in welcoming the dynamic multi-hyphenate Sophia Chang as she speaks about the importance of mentorship and forging one’s path in the music industry despite the myriad obstacles.
Sophia's lengthy resume includes doing A&R at Jive, managing members of the Wu-Tang Clan, Q Tip, A Tribe Called Quest, Raphael Saadiq, and D'Angelo, heading A&R Administration and Operations at UMG, running a Shaolin Temple, producing major fashion shows, writing a screenplay, doing Biz Dev for a cannabis company. She is currently writing a memoir and just sold a show to CBS.
In addition to sharing her illustrious journey, she will engage in a discussion about the importance of mentorship with her mentee Alyssa Castiglia, an A&R at Island Records.
Date: November 28
Location: 238 Thompson Street | Global Center C95