In this Masterclass, Carlos van Erven, SONY NL’s A&R manager, will speak about his professional development and how to scout talent for a major label
Meet the Pros: Carlos van Erven
Being an A&R means discovering and nurturing talent. Multiple skills are required to become successful at the job, but it’s difficult. What is the real path to go from a passion to managing a team of talent scouts for one of the most important labels of all time? In this Masterclass, Carlos van Erven, A&R manager for SONY NL, will talk about his professional development, his relationship with music, and how to scout talent for a major label.
He will be interviewed by our Electronic Music Production Coordinator, Joost Stuursma, and our Music Business Certificate Coordinator, Ewout van der Linde in order to discuss Carlos’ career from both the production and business side.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Carlos van Erven, who is currently the A&R manager at Sony Music Benelux, is in charge of SONY NL’s entire hip-hop roster’s creative support. Finding and developing new talent is one of the most important tasks. Boef, Ronnie Flex, Avalon Music, Rotterdam Airlines, and many others are among the artists and labels with whom he currently collaborates with.
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The event is an initiative of SAE Institute Amsterdam.